Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

TCPL December 2009 Events

586 views

Published on

What's happening in December at The Colony Public Library.

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

TCPL December 2009 Events

  1. 1. Mark Your Calendar!<br />You won’t want to miss<br />What’s happening this month<br />at<br />The Colony Public Library<br />Click for catalog<br />
  2. 2. December<br />2009<br />SCHOOL OF THE MONTH<br />Griffin Middle School<br />Griffin Middle School students . . .<br />Check out a book or <br />get a new library card and. . .<br />pick up a<br />GIFT<br />at any service desk<br />Click for catalog<br />
  3. 3. 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 />Shop<br />
  4. 4. Book Sale<br />Support your local library and get some great bargains at the <br />Friends Of The Colony Public Library<br />On-Going Used Book Sale<br />Shop anytime the Library is open!<br />Book donations accepted at the Library during the Library’s open hours<br />Click for catalog<br />Shop<br />
  5. 5. TCPL <br />Teen Advisory Panel<br />TCPL’s Teen Advisory Panel meets<br />Tuesday, December 1 at 7:00 p.m.<br />In the Library Conference Room<br />In the Library Conference Room<br />Click for catalog<br />
  6. 6. Toddler Time<br />Story time for two year olds<br />This is a good introduction to the library by using stories, puppets & songs <br />Tuesdays, <br />December 1 and 8<br />10:00 – 10:20 a.m.<br />REGISTRATION REQUIRED<br />At the Reference Desk<br />Class limited to 16<br />Click for catalog<br />Shop<br />
  7. 7. Home Buyers Seminar<br />FREEongoing seminars on buying a home held the first Wednesday of each month. . .<br />This month’s session on<br />Wednesday, December 2, 7:00 p.m. <br />in the Library Conference Room<br />Everything you need to know about the market, getting a loan, HUD . . .<br />AND MORE!<br />Click for catalog<br />
  8. 8. Teen Book/Movie Club<br />Thursday, December 3<br />FREEmovie, followed by <br />discussion comparing it to the book<br />Movie starts at 6:30 p.m. in the<br /> Library Multipurpose Room<br />Enjoy 9-year-old Ralphie’s quest for the <br />ultimate gift: an official Red Ryder carbine-action <br />200-shot range model air rifle in this holiday comedy, based on stories of writer/actor Jean Parker Shepherd <br />Hosted by TCPL Teen Advisory Panel<br />Sponsored by FOTCPL<br />Click for catalog<br />FOTCPL<br />Shop<br />
  9. 9. Library Board<br />Meets in the <br />Library Conference Room<br />Thursday, December 3<br />7:00 p.m. <br />7:00 p.m. <br />Click for catalog<br />
  10. 10. Preschool Storytime<br />Preschool Storytimes<br />Thursdays and Fridays, <br />December 3, 4, 10, and 11<br />10:00 – 10:30 a.m.<br />in the story corner<br />Children must be accompanied by an adult<br />Click for catalog<br />Shop<br />
  11. 11. Pictures with<br />SANTA!<br />Saturday, December 5 <br />12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.<br />Join in Christmas carols with the Fiddle Rascals<br />while you wait your turn to pose with Santa<br />Sponsored by the <br />Friends of The Colony Public Library<br />$2.00 donation per picture to <br />benefit the Library’s Youth Programs<br />Fiddle Rascals<br />Click for catalog<br />
  12. 12. ESL Class<br />FREE beginning English classes<br />Saturdays December 5 & 19<br />10:30 am – 12:30 pm<br />REGISTRATION SUGGESTED<br />Register at the Reference Desk<br />or call 972-625-1900 ext. 3<br />Fiddle Rascals<br />Click for catalog<br />
  13. 13. Writers’ Circle<br />Tuesday, December 8 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 />Fiddle Rascals<br />Click for catalog<br />
  14. 14. Home Seller’s Seminar<br />FREE seminar for<br />those interested <br />in selling their home<br />Wednesday, December 9, 7:00 p.m. <br />in the Library Conference Room<br />Click for catalog<br />
  15. 15. FOTCPL Meeting<br />Thursday, December 10 at 7:00 p.m. <br />Join us at the Library to<br />Meet the officers of the<br />Friends of The Colony Public Library<br />Learn about FOTCPL’s efforts<br /> in support of<br />Library programs and services<br />Click for catalog<br />
  16. 16. Mystery Book Club<br />WHODUNIT?Books Review<br />(aka The Colony Public Library Mystery Book Club) will meet<br />Wednesday, December 16, 7:00 p.m. <br />in the Library Conference Room<br />to discuss:<br />Stalemate<br />By Iris Johansen<br />Fiddle Rascals<br />Click for catalog<br />
  17. 17. Teen Writers’ Group<br />Thursday, December 17, 6:30 p.m. <br />Join other teen writers <br />in discussing their current<br /> projects and seek suggestions<br /> to improve your writing<br />Hosted by TCPL Teen Advisory Panel<br />Meets monthly on the third Thursday <br />of the month at 6:30 p.m.<br />in the Library Conference Room<br />Fiddle Rascals<br />Click for catalog<br />
  18. 18. FOTCPL PRESENTS!<br />Evening Family Program <br />Thursday, December 17 at <br />7:00 p.m.<br />S & D Puppetry’s <br />“The Nutcracker in a Nutshell Performed by 2 Nuts”<br />In the Library Multipurpose Room<br />This holiday puppet show is for the whole family!<br />Click for catalog<br />
  19. 19. Library Holiday Closures<br />Thursday and Friday<br />December 24 and 25<br />Library Closes at 5 p.m.<br />Thursday, December 31<br />Click for catalog<br />
  20. 20. For more information<br />ask<br />Any Library Staff Member<br />Click for catalog<br />
  21. 21. WOW!!<br />Click for catalog<br />
  22. 22. 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 />
  23. 23. Rewritable CD’s- $1.00<br />Personal Earbuds - $2.50<br />Fiddle Rascals<br />Click for catalog<br />
  24. 24. Bridges To the Future<br />(the pre-incorporation history of<br /> The Colony, Texas)- $10.00<br />Fiddle Rascals<br />Click for catalog<br />
  25. 25. All items<br />available at<br />The Circulation Desk<br />The Colony Public Library<br />Fiddle Rascals<br />Click for catalog<br />

×