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Malden museum honored in D.C.

Saturday, November 17, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Bootheel Youth Museum of Malden, Mo., received the National Medal for Museum and Library Service in a White House ceremony Wednesday.

Presented by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the National Medal is the nation's highest honor conferred on museums and libraries for service to the community and celebrates institutions that make a difference for individuals, families and communities.

IMLS Director Susan Hildreth was joined by White House Domestic Policy Council Director Cecilia Muņoz to present the Medal, and NPR senior national correspondent Linda Wertheimer served as emcee.

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