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Farmington library friends group looking for members

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The Friends of the Farmington Library has done most of its preliminary organization. It has elected officers and it has filed for 501c3 status as a nonprofit. Now, it just needs more friends.


The Friends group is being reorganized after lack of participation caused it to be dissolved several years ago. But with the Dakota County Library in Farmington being renovated, the Friends group is going through a little renovation of its own.

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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