Wood not ready to close book on library service

From left, Merle Wood, Janet Chase-Williams (librarian) and Lorna Pollock (local artist) are shown holding paintings of Wood which were created by Pollock. Photo by Matt JohnsonYou know you’ve made a difference in a community when there is a location named after you.
Merle’s Room, located at the Mariposa County Library, pays tribute to Merle Wood, who has overseen the Friends of the Library’s Books Galore store for several years.
Wood, who just turned 93 (you could never tell because of how spry...

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