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Mirror Lake Community Library celebrates its centennial with long gone benefactor Andrew Carnegie

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The Mirror Lake Community Library is celebrating its centennial this year. The library first opened on December 1, 1915. To celebrate, library staff, supporters and city officials gathered in the Andrew Carnegie room on the second floor of the renovated library to music, conversation and even a visit from Carnegie himself. Though Carnegie died just four years after the library opened, historic actor Michael Norton dressed in the philanthropist’s likening and explained why he contributed to building 3,000 free, public…

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