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November 2014

The Library will be closed on November 4th for Election Day

November 4 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Proposal Writing Basics

November 7 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
New Jersey State Library, Technical Training Lab, Level 5,
185 W State St, Trenton, NJ 08608 United States
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Learn the key components of a proposal to a foundation. For those new to proposal writing, this class will cover: How the proposal fits into the overall grantseeking process What to include in a standard proposal to a foundation Tips for making each section of your proposal stronger What funders expect to see in your proposal and attachments Tips for communicating with funders during the grant process Additional resources on proposal writing, including sample proposals Please note, this class will…

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11/12 – First person portrayal-Bob Gleason as Thomas Edison

November 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
2nd Level Reading Room,
185 West State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608 United States
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Join us on November 12 from noon to 1 p.m. to  learn about the inventor’s life, inspirations, inventions and acumen in business through this portrayal of Thomas Edison by Robert  Gleason. An actor and historian, Mr. Gleason of the American Historical Theatre has performed at the White House Visitor’s Center, Ford’s Theatre, Constitution Hall, the National Archives, the Betsy Ross House, and the Freedoms Foundation of Valley Forge. This program is the fifth in a Notable New Jersey series provided…

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Teen Books – Not Just for Teens – Adults Love Them Too!

November 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
New Jersey State Library, Meeting Room, Level 5,
185 West State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608 United States
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Are teens you know reading and talking about the latest teen books that you’ve never heard of but wish you did? Curious about all the recent movies being made based on teen books (The Hunger Games, The Fault in Our Stars, If I Stay, The Giver)? Were you aware that a majority of teen books published are actually being read by adults? Wonder why? Sharon Rawlins, Youth Services Specialist, NJ State Library, will answer that question and share some of…

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Genealogy 3: Locating Vital Records

November 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
New Jersey State Library, Technical Training Lab, Level 5,
185 W State St, Trenton, NJ 08608 United States
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Learn how birth, marriage, and death records can help you discover your ancestors. This session focuses on locating New Jersey records but also provides hands-on experience with two web-based services that will lead you to records in other states as well.

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