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

December 2012

Volume 10 Issue 4

Second Saturday

Holiday Music Mulleague Music

Pianists from Mulleague Music School present a holiday performance featuring music from around the world.



Seasons greetings Snowman

We've crafted seasonal programs for you to celebrate the holidays in a fun and stress-free fashion.





Local Authors Festival

Buy local, by local!Pencils

Meet and mingle with authors from our community at our annual Holiday Local Authors Festival.






Date Night

New Year's Eve
New Years Eve

Get ready to ring in
the New Year with
your special someone.
Join us for a free
movie screening of
the ensemble feature
New Year's Eve






Peace Corps

Friends & Family Peace Corps

Peace Corps volunteer Jessica Lampron hosts an informational Friends & Family event at the library. Learn more about how you can make a difference and explore our world.




The Avengers

It's epic! The Avengers

Join us after the holidays for a week-long series of Avenger movies, concluding with an author talk with Jason Surrell, author of Avengers: the Art of the Avengers which chronicles the entire making of the film.



Art on Display

Photos, Paintings and more!

Check out what cultural offerings the library provides. Art exhibitions are held monthly and are open to the public.




Small Business... BIG Ideas

Grow your businessSmall Business

Aspiring entrepreneurs
and local business owners are invited
to attend our monthly business program.


Save the Date

Mary Jane Clark Footprints in the Sand

Meet New York Times
best-selling author Mary
Jane Clark at the library.
She will be making a stop
in Orlando on her book tour!






Viva Florida 500

Viva 500Celebrate 500 years!

Celebrate the 500th of Juan Ponce de Leon's landing on Florida's east coast. Programs and events will take place throughout 2013.



Music in the Library

Live at the library Marie Loeffler

Enjoy free live performances at the library 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.






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Family Focus

Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation & Creativity

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