The Pickford Community Library in Pickford, MI has been selected to receive an NEH-ALA Muslim Journeys Bookshelf and will host five discussion sessions on the program in March and April of next year, from the Soo Evening News.
The Museum of Osteopathic Medicine and International Center for Osteopathic History in Kirksville, MO has been awarded a $6,000 NEH Preservation Assistance Grant to train museum and area public library staff in artifact handling, risk assessment and disaster response, from KTVO-TV.
Colorado insitutions receive a combined $544,343 in new federal arts and humanities grants, including $253,343 from the NEH to fund fellowships and educational programming at the University of Colorado at Boulder, the Longmont Museum, and Colorado State University – Pueblo, from The Denver Post.
The Litchfield Historical Society, with other local partners, will be showing the NEH’s Created Equal films at two locations in northwestern Connecticut from January through March 2014, from the Litchfield County Times.
The Rhode Island Historical Society has been awarded a private grant from the Champlin Foundations that will -- in concert with grants from IMLS, the National Park Service, and the NEH -- complete funding requirements to renovate and rehabilitate the Society’s library facility containing 5,000 manuscripts, 100,000 books and 9 million feet of film, from the Providence Journal.