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WHEREAS,  libraries play an important role in the education and development of children; and

WHEREAS,  library programs serve students of all ages, with programs such as early literacy, homework help and GED classes; and

WHEREAS,  libraries open a world of infinite possibilities through resources and services to help people pursue their passions and give students the tools to succeed in school and beyond; and

WHEREAS,  Library Card Sign-Up Month provides an opportunity for libraries across the state to join together to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step towards academic achievement and lifelong learning;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim September 2019 as

LIBRARY CARD SIGN-UP MONTH

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 18th day of September 2019

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