west bloomfield township public library http://michiganradio.org en Two Michigan libraries to receive prestigious award http://michiganradio.org/post/two-michigan-libraries-receive-prestigious-award <p>Two public libraries in Michigan will be honored Friday at the White House. <a href="http://www.uproc.lib.mi.us/pwpl/NationalMedal.html">Peter White Public Library</a> in Marquette and <a href="http://www.wblib.org/">West Bloomfield Township Public Library</a> will be awarded the 2010 <a href="http://www.imls.gov/about/medals.shtm">National Medal for Museum and Library Service</a>.</p><p><a href="http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/first-lady-michelle-obama">First Lady Michelle Obama</a> will present the awards. As the Associated Press <a href="http://www.petoskeynews.com/news/null-marquette-library-to-receive-n-121510,0,670485.story">explains</a>, "winners are chosen based on their innovative approaches to public service and improving communities. Wed, 15 Dec 2010 14:22:39 +0000 Zoe Clark 598 at http://michiganradio.org Two Michigan libraries to receive prestigious award