Monroe Lending Library
July and August 2008
The Monroe Lending Library wants you to catch the READING BUG! The Library will have 2 reading contest. The first one, sponsored through a grant from the Greater Cincinnati Foundation is from June 2nd through July 18th. It will feature nature books and crafts with lots of creepy crawly bugs. Prizes will be given to the top five readers.
The second reading contest begins July 19th through August 30th. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. Certificates will be presented to all that enter the contest.
Saturday, July 12th 11 a.m. Storytime/Craft
Book MY DOG IS AS SMELLY AS DIRTY SOCKS
Craft Family Portrait
Saturday, July 19th 11 a.m. Storytime
Books BATHTIME PIGGY WIGGY and IF YOU GIVE A PIG A PARTY
Saturday August 9th 11 a.m. Storytime/Craft
Books Bag Dog Marley
Craft Musical Instruments
Saturday, August 16th Storytime
Book WOLF PLAYS ALONE
Wednesday, July 16th 7 p.m. Needlecraft Group
Monday, July 28th 7 p.m. Book Review Group
Book BACK ON BLOSSOM STREET by Debbie Macomber
Wednesday, August 20th 7 p.m. Needlecraft Group
Monday, August 25th 7 p.m. Book Review Group
Book A THOUSAND WHITE WOMEN
MONROE LENDING LIBRARY QUARTER RAFFLE
The Monroe Lending Library Quarter Raffle will be held at the Mount Pleasant Activity Room on Friday, July 25th and Friday, August 22nd from 7 to 9 p.m. PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN LOCATION AND DATES. Preview begins at 6:30 p.m. and raffle begins at 7 p.m. All proceeds go to the Library Building and Operating Funds.
NEW BOOKS AT THE LIBRARY
HOLD TIGHT by Harlan Cohen
LADIES OF LIBERTY: THE WOMEN WHO SHAPED OUR NATION by Cokie Roberts
AUDITION: A MEMOIR by Barbara Walters
SUNDAY’S AT TIFFANY’S by James Patterson
WHERE ARE YOU NOW by Mary Higgins Clark
LAST LECTURE by Randy Pausch
Jo Frost’s CONFIDENT BABY CARE: What you need to know for the first year from America’s most trusted nanny.
The Children’s Library wasn’t forgotten:
JELLY BEAN & THE BIG DANCE by Laura Numeroff
LADY BUG GIRL by Jacky Davis
READ ALL ABOUT IT by Jenna Bush and Laura Bush
Visit your library to see these and many other books that are available.
The Library is located at 231 Macready Ave (behind the Monroe Primary School)
Library Hours are:
Monday 6-8 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. –12 noon, 2 p.m.- 8 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. –1 p.m.
If you like people and love books, the Library is a great place to volunteer for a few hours per week. Visit us soon!