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Friends of the Calumet Public Library
Second Tuesday of every Month @ 5:30 p.m. in the Library
LIBRARY ADVISORY BOARD MEETINGS--5:00 PM
Sept. 20, 2016
Nov. 15, 2016
Jan. 17, 2017
Mar. 21, 2017
May 15, 2017
READ TO RIDE
"Would you like to win a mountain bike?" If you are between the ages fo 6 and 14 (by July 30, 2016) and a resident of Houghton/Keweenaw Counties, here's how. Beginning May 16th through August 3rd, keep track of the number of books you have read by filling out your completed entry forms. Forms can be picked up and returned to the library. A minimum of 20 bikes will be awarded. For more information call the library or stop by during open hours.
BOOK FAIR SUCCESS
Many thanks to all who helped with June's Used Book Sale whether as a worker or a buyer! The Friends of the Library will use these funds to help add books and other resources to the library collection. If you would like to make suggestions, please join us at our next Friends meeting on Tues., August 9th. (There will be no July meeting). We will be welcoming our new board members and would like to have you there as well. Many thanks to all who have renewed their Friends membership. If you have not already joined, membership cards can be found at the library - yearly dues are only $10/person!
Storytime will begin again Thurs., October 6th @ 10:15 a.m.
MICHIGAN ACTIVITY PASS
Discover Michigan using your library card, check out a pass for one of Michigan's cultural attractions, state parks and recreation areas. For more information visit: www.michiganactivitypass.info.
Zinio - Online Magazines
Free to Public Library Patrons. Go the LIBRARY CATALOG then click on Zinio - create an account and enjoy. Zinio apps are available for most mobile devices.
UPCOMING EVENTS SPONSORED BY THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY
Wed., Juy 13th -- 6:30 PM
Henry Kisor, author presentation reading and book signing
Wed., July 20th -- 6:30 PM
"Copper Miners: Trials and Tribulations i n 1913 in Michigan's Copper Country," presentation and book signing by author Donna Simons
Wed., July 27th--6:30 PM
Find Your Park! Park Explorer Family Program with Ranger Val Martin
Wed., September 7th -- 6:30 PM
Red Jacket Readers book discussion of "What Should a Clever Moose Eat?: Natural history, ecology, and north woods" by John Pastor, PhD.
Wed., November 9th -- 6:30 PM
Red Jacket book discussion: Maisie Dobbs, by Jacqueline Winspear
Wed., January 11th -- 6:30 PM
Red Jacket Readers book discussion: "The Hare with the Amber Eyes", by Edmund de Waal