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Phoenix Public Library Celebrates Harmon's 65th Anniversary Phoenix Public Library Celebrates Harmon's 65th Anniversary <div class="ExternalClass527F735CD9A041EFBF8C8D21D63ADA4B"><p>​Mayor Greg Stanton will join Stella Pope Duarte, Dr. Herma Hightower, families and other community members to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Harmon Library on Saturday, September 12, 2015. The celebration will kick off at 11 a.m. at Harmon Library, 1325 S. 5th Ave., Phoenix.</p><p>“Harmon was our city’s first branch library, and throughout its long history it has remained a welcoming and thriving hub that creates a true sense of community,” said Mayor Greg Stanton. “Step into Harmon on any given day and you will see people of all ages and backgrounds making use of the library’s many resources.”</p><div>Opening remarks will be followed by fun activities for the whole family from noon to 2 p.m. Attendees can:</div><div>•<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Plant seeds or decorate your own book bag.</div><div>•<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Help us paint a mural.</div><div>•<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre;"> </span>Browse for great items at a book sale benefiting Friends of the Phoenix Public Library.</div><div><br></div><div>Harmon has been an anchor in the community providing services, programs and a place for people to gather for generations.  Come join in the fun!</div><div><br></div><div>Phoenix Public Library is a system of 16 branch libraries and the Burton Barr Central Library.  For more information, call 602-262-4636 or visit <a href="http://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/">phoenixpubliclibrary.org​</a>. Follow us on Twitter at <a href="http://www.twitter.com/phxlibrary">twitter.com/phxlibrary​</a> and “like” us on Facebook at <a href="http://www.facebook.com/phoenixpubliclibrary">facebook.com/phoenixpubliclibrary</a>.  </div><div><br></div></div>9/3/2015 4:00:00 PMLee FranklinPhoenix Public Library 602-262-4636602-534-2025