Texas Book Festival to fund new Hindi language collection at Flower Mound Public Library

Flower Mound Public Library.
The Texas Book Festival will grant the Flower Mound Public Library $2,500. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

The Texas Book Festival will grant the Flower Mound Public Library $2,500. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

The Flower Mound Town Council approved a grant from the Texas Book Festival to expand the town library’s Hindi language collection.

The approval for the Flower Mound Public Library grant came during the council's Sept. 20 meeting.


The Texas Book Festival will give the library $2,500 as part of the organization’s Collections Enhancement Grant Program. The program is designed to “enhance or develop [a library’s] materials collection and to encourage reading in your community,” according to town documents.

The grant will also go toward establishing an Urdu language collection, documents state.
By Samantha Van Dyke
Samantha Van Dyke is Community Impact's DFW Metro Reporter. She previously served as managing editor of The Arkansas Traveler.


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