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Friends Book Sale Coming Up in November!

October 2, 2008

The Friends are in their NEW location at Webb Hunt Library
1110 W. Memorial Drive

Don’t miss the first BIG sale in the new location.

Friday, November 7, 2008
6 to 8 p.m. Friends Only Preview Night
Must Show Your Card to Get In!

Saturday, November 8, 2008
8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Public Sale
Saturday is Friends Member Discount Day
Must Show Your Card for Discount!

Sunday, November 9, 2008
1 to 4 p.m. Public Sale
Sunday Special-$2 a Bag for Books Only!

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Special Presentation by former Indianapolis Mayor, Bart Peterson

September 9, 2008
Bart Peterson

Bart Peterson

Ball State University Alumni Center

September 23

7p.m.

What does Muncie Need to Thrive?

We can do something about it!

Keith Roysdon, Business Editor of The Muncie Star Press, created the series of reports and is organizing a series of lectures to address the issues. Muncie is struggling with rising unemployment, blighted buildings, lost population and departing jobs.

Bart Peterson’s experience in dealing with tough issues combined with his education and business background give him a unique and informed perspective on teh challenges facing many communities in tough times.

Education: law degree, University of Michigan, 1983; bachelor’s degree, Purdue University, 1980

Business career: president of the Precedent Co., a family-owned real estate company started by his father.

Political career: served as executive assistant for environmental affairs and later as chief of staff for Gov. Evan Bayh, 1989-95; elected Indianapolis mayor, 1999; re-elected 2003.

Sponsored by The Star Press. Community partners: Ball State University, Muncie Public Library and the 1859 Forum.

Join us as former Indianapolis Mayor, Bart Peterson, keynotes the second lecture in this series.