Books & Beyond: A monthly Library news and information publication sponsored by the Friends of the Library

June 2011

Volume 8 Issue 10

Second Saturday

Crossing the CreekSecond Saturday

Dr. Anna Lillios will share a detailed perspective on the relationship between authors Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings.







College Football Preview

Featuring ESPN's Andrea Adelson College Football Preview

ESPN College Football writer Andrea Adelson will take questions about your favorite teams and share stories about working for a worldwide sports media giant.






Pollo Tropical Benefit

Support your library! Pollo Tropical

Eating a delicious meal at Pollo Tropical on June 7 will go a long way in supporting your local library. Find out more.






Author and the City

Irene Ziegler Author and the City

Stop by for a fascinating discussion about Central Florida-based literature with author Irene Ziegler.






Meet the Author

Peter Telep Meet the Author

Give your dad a special treat for Father's Day and spend an hour with with Peter Telep, co-author of the new Tom Clancy espionage thriller Against All Enemies.






Lights, Camera, Acting!

Ready for your close up? Lights, Camera, Acting

Hit the stage for a lesson in acting done right with instructor David Behrns.









Small Business Big Ideas

Cash Flow Solutions Small Business Big Ideas

New York Life Insurance representatives will teach you how to identify financial trends and make sound business decisions.




Dance Workshop

Movement Arts Dance Studio Dance Workshop

Watch, learn and dance as Movement Arts Dance Studio leads a workshop and performance event at the Orlando Public Library.









Power 2 Improv

Matt Gervia Power 2 Improv

Learn the FUNdamentals of improvisation from master performer Matt Gervia.






What You Need to Know

What You Need to Know About Hearing Loss What You Need to Know

This month you'll learn all you need to know about hearing loss from Novous Hearing Inc. representatives.







Music in the Library

Live in the Library! Music in the Library

Attend free performances and movie screenings at the Orlando Public Library.






Book Clubs

Join the club! Book Clubs

Join an ongoing OCLS book club and meet others with similar interests and tastes.





Featured Database

Opposing Viewpoints Featured Database

This month's Featured Database Opposing Viewpoints in Context is a full-text resource covering today's hottest social issues, from Terrorism to Endangered Species, Stem Cell Research to Gun Control.