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George's Creek Regional Library, 2001

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George's Creek Regional Library
Grand Opening
May 5, 2001 1:30 p.m.

Prelude/Bagpipers       Ronald Chapman, Harry Garvin, Kyle Diehl, PM

Presentation of Color Guard

National Anthem        Carol King
"Star-Spangled Banner"

Invocation       Rev. John Park, Barton Methodist Church

Welcome and Introduction of Guests        William Devlin, President, George's Creek Promotion Council

History of the Library and Region        Albert Feldstein

Presentation       Bruce A Whitaker, President Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 172

Introduction of Speakers       John Taube, Director, Allegany County Library System
* Linda Golden - President, Allegany County Library Board of Trustees
* Dale Lewis - President, Allegany County Commissioners
* George C. Edwards - Maryland State Delegate
* John J. Hafer - Maryland State Senator
* Casper R. Taylor - Maryland Speaker of the House
* Parris N. Glendening - Governor of Maryland

"God Bless America"       Katie Benson

Closing Remarks and Invitation       Warren Foote, Acting Mayor, Town of Lonaconing

Benediction       Sr. Joan Maenner, O.S.F., St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Midland


Ribbon Cutting and Library Tour

Reception in Library History Room


photograph - Angela Feldstein, text - ACLS from program

Front row: Albert Feldstein, Board President Linda Golden, Speaker of the House Casper R. Taylor, Senator John Hafer, and Commissioner Dale Lewis
Back row: Lonaconing Councilman Warren Foote, Delegate George Edwards, Commissioner James Stakem, and Commissioner Robert Hutcheson

The attached PDF file is the History of George's Creek Regional Library by Al Feldstein, presented this day.


Collection Location:

Public libraries, Maryland, Allegany County; Allegany County Library System (Md.), Anniversaries.

Allegany County (Md,), 1924-2010

Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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