Commerce Public Library

Passport Day
6:00 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Commerce Celebrates Passport Day in the USA

COMMERCE, TEXAS (March 5, 2012) -- The Commerce Public Library is hosting a special passport event in Commerce on Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm to provide passport information to U.S. citizens and to accept passport applications.  The library is joining the Department of State in celebrating Passport Day in the USA 2012, a national passport acceptance and outreach event.

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8:55 pm
Mon December 12, 2011

Library upgrades offer advanced educational tools

Rachel Vaughn, of Cooper, browses the internet on one of the new computers recently installed at the Commerce Public Library.

COMMERCE - The Commerce Public Library has recently installed a new computer server with six terminals, an integrated and more user friendly service for customers. 

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9:39 am
Wed September 21, 2011

Historic landmark in need of renovation, funding

COMMERCE - The Commerce Public Library has launched a campaign to "Save the Library" by obtaining funds to renovate the building.

Library Board of Directors member Karl Clauss says the building hasn't received a major upgrade since it was constructed in 1917.

"This is actually a historic building - it's actually part of the historic designated buildings - so we're going through the Texas Historical Society," Clauss said. "In order to come up with something tangible we have to have a budget. And then we are going out for fundraising. "

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