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Kudos to the City

Posted on: March 29, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Library Manager

Brita Sauer

To: Library Manager

From: Margaret Neill, Library Administrator

Multiple KUDOS for Brita Sauer for organizing the Big Read at Branigan Library with a community partner, Nikki Nojima Lewis. 

Hearty and heartfelt congratulations and thanks to Brita, Nikki, and the other organizers of the Big Read Las Cruces!  

It was an honor and pleasure to be involved in such far-reaching and insightful programming--truly an amazing feat!  

Thanks to everyone for your wonderful contributions. 

Warm aloha, 

Gail Okawa


Many thanks to Brita, Nikki and everyone at the Las Cruces Library. You did an amazing job of curating and coordinating the event! And on behalf of the cast and crew of KIKAN I'd like to thank you for your hard work! 


Kerwin Berk 

Ikeibi Films 


I’m so honored to be asked to participate in these programs. It was amazing how many events you were able to mount and how well they were presented. You are all to be congratulated for taking on such a project. Thank you, Brita, for your hard work, and Nikki for your vision. 

Chizu Omori



Congratulations on successful completion of such an extensive and important project. You really managed a Herculean host of components and tasks so well!  It was my privilege and honor to participate. Thank you again. Feel free to call on me if I can be of service in the future. 

Warm regards, 

Mary Oishi  



Congratulations! And thank you for your warm welcome and expert tech support for the conversations. Thank you also to Nikki for your tireless commitment to telling the stories. 

With appreciation, 

Mike Ishii


Wow, Brita! Such an accomplishment! Thank YOU for everything!

Cynthia Grady


Brita and Big Read Las Cruces Team, 

Thank you all so much. It was an honor to participate in this important program and I am so glad these historical and current events are being talked about in such a way. I look forward to future projects like this one. Truly inspiring work. 

Warm Regards to all,  

Rebekha C. Crockett 

Historic Site Ranger-A 

Fort Sumner Historic Site/Bosque Redondo Memorial 

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