UA-8412995-1 The Southport Globe: LET'S GO TO 5,000! In LESS than 24 hours Pequot Library captures 1,000 signatures to save Pequot Library FROM CLOSING!!

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

LET'S GO TO 5,000! In LESS than 24 hours Pequot Library captures 1,000 signatures to save Pequot Library FROM CLOSING!!


April 10, 2013

in LESS THAN 24 hours Pequot library captures
1,000 signatures to Save pequot library from closing!

The 1,000 signer of Pequot Library’s “Save Pequot Library from Closing!” petition dropped by the open-to-the-public small community library today. Seated is local piano teacher, Jacob Habegger, signing the petition on a public laptop, in the Reading Room of Pequot Library. Standing behind him is his colleague and friend, Vinjith Vikraman. As of 2:00pm today, Pequot Library’s petition has 1053 signatures.

 

Martha Gates Lord, Pequot’s Executive Director, said, “The petition was sent to library patrons at 4:00pm Tuesday. We will be presenting the list to the RTM members. With this support, Pequot Library has increased our goal to 5,000 signatures to Save Pequot Library from Closing!”

 

The public can sign the petition here: http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/save-pequot-library/ Pequot Library expresses their thanks to all of their supporters, both online and in person, who have rallied behind them to restore the funding and keep the doors open.

 

Photo caption: Seated at public laptop, Jacob Habegger, standing, Vinjith Vikraman.

 

Please visit www.pequotlibrary.org to learn more about this open-to-the-public small, unique, community library. For information: (203) 259-0346 ext. 15. Follow Pequot Library on Facebook and Twitter.

 
 

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