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First lady Michelle Obama presents a 2010 National Medal for Museum and Library Service to Dina McNeece, the director of Patchogue-Medford Library, Patchogue, N.Y., center, and community member, Zheni Velasquez, left, during an East Room ceremony Dec. 17, 2010, at the White House in Washington.  The National Medal is the nation's highest honor for museums and libraries that make extraordinary civic, educational, economic, environmental, and social contributions. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

First lady Michelle Obama presents a 2010 National Medal for Museum and Library Service to Dina McNeece, the director of Patchogue-Medford Library, Patchogue, N.Y., center, and community member, Zheni Velasquez, left, during an East Room ceremony Dec. 17, 2010, at the White House in Washington. The National Medal is the nation’s highest honor for museums and libraries that make extraordinary civic, educational, economic, environmental, and social contributions. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)