Buhl Library Awarded Grant


By Brandon Redmond

Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) The Buhl Library received a grant which will help two programs. Idaho power awarded the 'powering tomorrow' grant to the library. The library was one of 33 recipients to receive this grant.

The money will help fund the preschool story hour. The story hour which has been around for more than twenty five years serves more than twenty families in the Buhl area.

"Preschool story hour we will use the funds to purchase like crafting supplies that will help with the sensory skills that they teach because they teach early literacy programming," said Buhl Librarian Amanda Hatfield.

The grant money will also help fund the teen advisory group. The group has sixteen teenagers who participate and was started in 2009.

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