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A note from our wonderful Librarian
A letter sent to the Burley Public Library Foundation: We had so much fun on today’s parade entry. The library[...]
Idaho Library Association / Intellectual Freedom Newsletter
This text is taken from the PDF found at:   http://idaholibraries.org/intellectual-freedom-committee-newsletter/  Please check out the PDF to see the original formatting[...]
8 Households
The Burley Public Library Foundation received an Email from the Smith's Community Rewards program saying:  "Your supporters (8 households) who shopped[...]
Smith’s will Donate to the Library Foundation Every Time You Use Your Rewards Card
Perhaps you didn't know that the Burley Public Library Foundation (BPLF) is a participating Smith's Community Rewards Organization. This means[...]
Al and Bee Thaxton
Alfred and Bee Thaxton’s hearts were always invested in both the community and the people of the Mini-Cassia area. Al[...]
The Blauer Legacy of Wayne Harold Blauer
Christian Frederick Blauer and Rosetta Gerber Blauer in View My Blauer Grandparents were Christian Frederick Blauer and Rosetta Gerber. On[...]
William Bowen Thomas
William Bowen Thomas  Born May 29, 1920  Lived in Burley 1930-1937 A founder, CEO and President of Big O Tire[...]
Proposed Property Tax Changes Will Impact Our Library (Kathleen Hedberg)
Recently I learned that Governor Otter’s proposal to eliminate the tax on business equipment (the personal property tax), would reduce[...]
What is the Value of a Library?
"Milton Hermon (M.H.) King lost his father to typhoid pneumonia when he was eight. Until he was in the sixth[...]