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

September 2011

Volume 9 Issue 1

Second Saturday

The Kitchen Assistant Second Saturday

Learn time and money saving tips for cooking on a budget from author Darla Jaros.






Fall Book Sale

50% Off Everything!Fall Book Sale

It's that time again! Enjoy a store-wide 50% off discount at the annual Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale.







Allergic Girl

Sloane Miller Allergic Girl

Don't let food allergies limit your daily menu choices. Author Sloane Miller will show you how to spice up your life with allergy friendly recipes and tips.





Hispanic Heritage Month

Una gran celebración. Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate hispanic art, music and culture at the library all month long!







Foursquare Deal

Check-in and check out! Foursquare Promo

Foursquare users who check-in at OCLS libraries in September and October will check-out with a special prize.







Small Business Big Ideas

Social Media Strategy Small Business Big Ideas

Marketing expert Terry Brock will lead an informative seminar on best practices for utilizing social media tools.





What You Need to Know

Solo Traveling What You Need to Know

Join world traveler Nancy Ponting for a discussion on solo traveling on the cheap.







Planning Ahead

Protect the ones you love. Planning Ahead

Make the decisions that count in end-of-life planning with help from Baldwin-Fairchild representatives.








Cartoon Classics

A yabba dabba doo time! Cartoon Classics

Sing along to songs you know and love at this student piano recital of cartoon themes.








Save the Date

The Big Read Save the Date

Celebrate The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, this year's theme for The Big Read initiative.










Music in the Library

Live at 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 one of our regular book clubs and meet others with similar interests and tastes.





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