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

June 2013

Volume 10 Issue 10

Summer Reading Program

For Kids and Teens Squirt

Dig into reading with
fun, entertaining, and informative programs
and events for kids
and teens all summer






Groundbreaking Reads

Adult Summer Reading Dirt

Participate in our Summer Reading Program to enjoy a season full of romance, intrigue and fun!





Second Saturday

with Rick Kilby
Rick Kilby

Find the famed Fountain of Youth with author Rick Kilby. Kilby will touch on Florida's magical waters as well as current environmental issues.







Viva Florida 500

Celebrate Florida!
Viva Florida 500

The yearlong Viva Florida 500 celebration continues. This month we host guests from NASA, Bok Tower Gardens and more!






A Russian Celebration

Ballet slippersRemembering Alexander Pushkin

Did you know Alexander Pushkin would have turned 214 this year? In honor of this great literary figure, join us for dances, songs and readings.





Small Business...BIG Ideas

How to Pitch to the Media News hosts another panel of professionals. This time they will share advice on how to pitch business stories to the media.



SunRail and Railroad Safety

Summer Safety Railroad Crossing

Learn everything you need to know about commuter rails and railroad safety.





Science Café

Experiments in Microgravity

Come enjoy our new series for middle school and high school students! This month's Science Café features Dr. Luke B. Roberson, systems engineer for NASA.




Financial Health & Wellness

Save Money. Lose Debt.

Take part in any one of our programs focused on helping you get out of debt and manage your finances to secure a better future for you and your family.





Music in the Library

Accordions and more!


Enjoy free performances from local music students as well as the Central Florida Accordion Club.




Book Clubs

Join the club! Book Clubs

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






Featured Database

Opposing Viewpoints in Context Featured Database

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is a full-text resource covering today's hottest social issues. This database brings together all the information you need to research a topic: pro and con viewpoint articles, reference and full-text articles from magazines, academic journals and newspapers.


Zinio for Libraries

Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center for Technology, Innovation & Creativity

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