New Jersey State Librarian Mary Chute honored three New Jersey libraries for conducting outstanding multicultural programs to engage cultural and ethnic communities in meaningful and effective partnerships during a breakfast at the New Jersey Library Association Annual Conference, on May 18. Each library received a $1000 award.
“As State Librarian, I am extremely pleased to recognize our award recipients,” said Chute. “These programs are exceptional examples of libraries developing partnerships and delivering exceptional comprehensive cultural programming and promotion to their communities.”
Winning libraries were:
Atlantic City Free Public Library – Atlantic City Experience: La Ciudad Atlantica
Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights – Multicultural Celebration- Focus on Asian Cultures
South Brunswick Public Library – Cultural Conversations