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Ralph Ellison Library Centennial Video

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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 through a special online event telling the history of the library and showcasing local talent. There will also be a come and go exhibit at the Ralph Ellison Library for the following month. 

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