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Ralph Ellison Library Centennial Exhibit

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Join us in commemorating the centennial of the Metropolitan Library System's first branch, the Ralph Ellison Library, formerly the Paul Laurence Dunbar Branch Library with an exhibit of our history, a community portrait art project, and video performances by local talent. This is a come-and-go walk-through exhibit with social distancing and masking recommended.

If you can't make it in person, please join us on the library's Facebook page at 6:30pm  December 16th for a Centennial video presentation. 

This event is in commemoration of the centennial of the Metropolitan Library System's first branch, the Ralph Ellison Library, formerly the Paul Laurence Dunbar Branch Library. This year we celebrate 100 years of service to our community, which has seen its library grow and adapt through five locations throughout the century. For more information visit our website: https://www.metrolibrary.org/re-centennial