TCPL August 2009 Events


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TCPL August 2009 Events

  1. 1. Mark Your Calendar!<br />You won’t want to miss<br />What’s happening this August<br />at<br />The Colony Public Library<br />Click for catalog<br />
  2. 2. Attention Kroger Shoppers!<br />Do you have a <br />Kroger Share Card for the <br />Friends of The Colony Public Library (FOTCPL)? <br />the program has changed . . .<br />introducing the<br />Kroger Neighbor to Neighbor <br />Donation Program<br />Ask at the Circulation Desk about how you can continue contributing a percentage of eligible purchases<br />today!<br />to FOTCPL<br />Click for catalog<br />
  3. 3. August<br />2009<br />SCHOOL OF THE MONTH<br />Home School<br />Any home-schooled student<br />who checks out a book <br />or gets a new library card. . .<br />can pick up a<br />GIFT<br />At the Reference Desk or Circulation Desk<br />Click for catalog<br />
  4. 4. “Oldies But-Goodies” <br />Book Read<br />August<br />Revisit those lazy summers of years ago by rereading some popular fiction from days gone by.<br />Visit our “oldies-but-goodies” display <br />and indulge in nostalgia!<br />Click for catalog<br />
  5. 5. Book Sale<br />August<br />Support your library and<br />Get some great BARGAINS!<br />at the<br />Friends of<br />The Colony Public Library<br />ON-GOING<br />Used Book Sale<br />Shop anytime the Library is open!<br />Click for catalog<br />
  6. 6. Toddler Time<br />Story time for two year olds<br />Toddler Time Registration held during <br />this month for fall session<br />This is a good introduction to the library by using stories, puppets, poems and songs<br />Held Tuesdays beginning September 8 from 10:00 – 10:20 a.m.<br />REGISTRATION REQUIRED<br />At the Reference Desk<br />Class limited to 16<br />Click for catalog<br />
  7. 7. ESL Class<br />Free English classes at the Library<br />Saturdays, August 1 and 15<br />10:30 am until 12:30 p.m.<br />Registration Suggested<br />Register at the <br />Library Reference Desk<br />or call 972-625-1900 ext. 3<br />Click for catalog<br />
  8. 8. Summer Reading Club<br />Final Celebration<br />For school-age children (grades 1st – 5th)<br />Wednesday, August 5 at 2:00 p.m.<br />Percussion Program with Len Barnett<br />In the multi-purpose room<br />Certificates will be presented at this time <br />to all children who completed this program (read at least 10 books) and turned in their logs by <br />Wednesday, July 29.<br />Click for catalog<br />
  9. 9. Home Buyers Seminar<br />Free seminar held the first <br />Wednesday of each month . . .<br />This month’s session on<br />Wednesday, August 5, 7:00 p.m. <br />in the Library Conference Room<br />If you’re considering buying a home, get <br />up-to-date information on buyer’s <br />market benefits and strategies. <br />For more information call <br />972-625-1900 ext 3 <br />Click for catalog<br />
  10. 10. Teen Read Drawing <br />Thursday, August 6<br />All Teen Read book slips must be turned in by Wednesday, August 5<br />Drawing will be held<br />Thursday, August 6 at 3:00 p.m.<br />(winner need not be present for drawing)<br />A $50.00 gift certificate<br />and<br />Two $25.00 gift certificates<br />will be awarded<br />Click for catalog<br />
  11. 11. In-Service Training Closure<br />Friday, August 7<br />The Library will be closed for In-Service Training<br />Click for catalog<br />
  12. 12. Writers’ Circle<br />Tuesday, August 11 at 7:00 p.m.<br />The Library invites local writers to meet in the Library Conference Room<br />To discuss current projects, seek suggestions from fellow writers to improve writing skills <br />and<br />share insights into getting works published<br />Click for catalog<br />
  13. 13. Teen Book/Movie Club<br />Wednesday, August 12<br />FREE movie, followed by <br />discussion comparing it to the book<br />Movie starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Library Multi-Purpose Room<br />August: See Toby Maguire as Spidey! <br />Hosted by TCPL Advisory Panel<br />Sponsored by FOTCPL<br />Click for catalog<br />
  14. 14. FOTCPL Meeting<br />Meet the Officers of the<br />Friends of The Colony Public Library<br />And learn about <br />FOTCPL’s efforts in support of<br />Library programs and services<br />Join us in the<br /> Library Conference Room<br />Thursday, August 13 at 7:00 p.m. <br />Click for catalog<br />
  15. 15. The Colony <br />History Project Committee<br />Help cultivate and preserve <br />The Colony’s rich history<br />The committee meets the <br />third Thursday of each month<br />This month’s session on<br />Thursday, August 20 at 7:00 p.m. <br />In the Library Conference Room<br />Click for catalog<br />
  16. 16. WHODUNIT? BOOKS<br />WHODUNIT? BOOKS – aka<br /> The Colony Public Library<br /> Mystery Book Club <br />will meet<br />Wednesday, August 26, 7:00 p.m. <br />in the Library Conference Room<br />THIS MONTH’S SELECTION:<br />“Don’t Look Now”<br /> By Linda Lael Miller<br />Click for catalog<br />
  17. 17. Library Board<br />Meets in the <br />Library Conference Room<br />Thursday, August 27<br />7:00 p.m. <br />Click for catalog<br />
  18. 18. For more information<br />ask<br />Any Library Staff Member<br />Click for catalog<br />
  19. 19. WOW!!<br />Click for catalog<br />
  20. 20. Support your library with the purchase of these great items . . .<br />“Sail Away With Books” cap<br />$13.00<br />Recycle Tote Bags $3.00<br />OR<br />Click for catalog<br />
  21. 21. Rewritable CD’s- $1.00<br />Personal Earbuds - $2.50<br />Click for catalog<br />
  22. 22. All items<br />available at<br />The Circulation Desk<br />The Colony Public Library<br />Click for catalog<br />