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

April 2012

Volume 9 Issue 8

Second Saturday

15 View of Orlando 15 Views of Orlando

Editor Nathan Holic is joined by contributing authors to discuss their project which takes readers all throughout the City Beautiful.







FOL Membership Drive

Friends of the Library Be a Friend and Win!

Join or upgrade your Friends of the Library membership to win awesome prizes and to support the library!





Southwest Author Series

Tim Dorsey Atomic Lobster

Attend the 7th Annual Southwest Authors Series event with special guest Tim Dorsey.








Books 2 Eat

Eat Your Words Books2Eat

Celebrate National Library Week on a sweet note with these literary-themed cakes.





National Poetry Month

Poems! Poetry! Spoken Word! Feather Pen

We are celebrating the art of poetry with these wonderful programs in April.






Self-Publishing Classes

Aspiring Authors eBooks

This interactive workshop is designed to help local authors and writers with self-publishing their manuscript as an






Titanic 100th Anniversary

100 Years Titanic

Actors from the Titanic the Experience Museum will put on a performance and take you back in time with authentic artifacts.







Small Business... BIG Ideas

Dress to Impress Denise Mose

Local author and entrepreneur Denise Mose will discuss business etiquette and power dressing.








Spring Cleaning Sale

Items at 50% Off!50% Off

Stop by the Gifts & Greetings gift shop to find some real bargains during the month of April.






Month of the Military Child

Celebrate the children of our heroes Military Icons

Let us honor the sacrifices and difficulties military children face during April.




Music in the Library

Live at the Library Guitar

Hear live performances at the library for free on Friday afternoons.






Book Clubs

Join the club! Book Clubs

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






Featured Database

SimplyMapFeatured Database

Take a trip into the past to discover how people felt about historic events as they happened!  Read newspaper articles about the collapse of the Berlin Wall or the rise of the PC.  America's Newspapers' articles span from today to more than 30 years of history!