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MeShelle Barclay has worked behind the Circulation Desk for more than 12 years, helping
customers and sharing her passion, excitement, and wealth of
knowledge about the Library and the Shaker community. In
her spare time, MeShelle serves homebound customers as a
She attended Moreland and Woodbury schools before her
family moved to New Jersey where she graduated from high
school, attended college, and married. Later, she became a personal
chef in the San Francisco Bay area. She and her daughter moved
back to Shaker to care for her mother. Her daughter, S. Tempest
Charles, is a Shaker graduate (Class of 2009).
MeShelle is a resident of Moreland, where she is active in Moreland Loves to Read, a
book and movie review group, and Between the Attics, an adult makers group.
Reads: Arts & Crafts, romance, and spirituality.
Favorite book: Redemption Song: A Novel by Bertice Berry.
Favorite community place: The Dealership.
Favorite place to travel: Beaches and other libraries.
Favorite Library Resource: Books and Journals.
2019 Arbor Day Celebration
A little rain couldn’t dampen the festive atmosphere
at the Library and City’s Tree Advisory Board’s Annual
Arbor Day Awards Reception on April 26. This year’s
contest, based on Mary Oliver’s poem, “When I Am
Among the Trees,” asked children to design a poster
or write a poem about how they feel among the trees.
At the awards reception, children spoke about their
entries and took home a certificate and native species
tree donated by Gali’s Florist and Garden Center. SL
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