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Librarian's Award a Repeat for CPL

Anne Heidemann accepts award from MLA representative Nicole Welz.Anne Heidemann, Department Head for Children's, Tween & Tween Services at the Canton Public Library, was the winner of the 2011 Frances H. Pletz Award for Excellence in Service to Youth from the Michigan Library Association. The award, given annually to a Michigan library staff person who has made a career of outstanding contribution to the field of library service to youth, was awarded last year to CPL librarian Anna Slaughter, making the trip to the award podium a repeat for the Canton Public Library.

"The best thing about being a librarian at the Canton Public Library is the tremendous support we receive from our community," says Heidemann. "Many people list the library as their favorite thing in Canton and that makes it easy to generate energy and enthusiasm for my job. I'm honored to be recognized for that."
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