North Texas Day of Giving – Sept. 20, 2018

The North Texas Day of Giving is Sept. 20, 2018; however, you can donate starting Sept. 10th and schedule your donation.     This is our primary fundraiser for programs and support for the library.

To see have easy it is to donate, just click on the poster link below:

Poster

 

Novel Book Discussion Group – May book

The book selection for the month of May 2018 is “The Rat Catchers’ Olympics” by Colin Cotterill.    Set during the 1980 Olympics in Moscow, this is the latest novel in the Dr. Siri series.   You do not need to have read any of the other books in the series to enjoy this book.

Book Sale – May 12th

There will be a book sale of donated materials that the library can not use on Saturday May 12th from 12 – 4 p.m. in the library auditorium.

LGBTQ book club news

The book that has been selected for the March 28th meeting at 6 p.m. is “A Burst of Light” by Audre Lorde.     This book club meets the 4th Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m.

 

Novel Discussion Book Club list for 2018

The novel discussion book club meeting on the 4th Wednesday at 11 a.m.    Here is the list of books they will be reading in 2018.·    

    Jan- Truly, Madly, Guilty by: Liane Moriarty

·        Feb- The Color of our sky by: Amita Trasi

·        Mar-The Japanese Lover by: Isabel Allende

·        April- The Address by: Fiona Davis

·        May- The Rat Catcher’s Olympics by: Colin Cotterill

·        June- Locking up our own: Crime and Punishment in Black America by:  James Forman Jr

·        July- The Cuban Affair by: Nelson Demille

·        Aug-Anything is possible by: Elizabeth Strout

·        Sept- Sing Unburied Sing” by Jesmyn Ward

·        Oct- The Golden Egg by: Donna Leon

·        Nov- Before we were yours by: Lisa Wingate

·        Dec- The Christmas Sweater by: Glenn Beck

 

11th Annual OLLF art show winners

The judging is complete and the winners for this year’s art show are as follows:

Painting

1st Place – “What Tangled Roads We Weave” by David Olenzek

2nd Place – “Jaguar” by Anthony Bennett

3rd Place – “Rainbow Flutterbys” by David Olenzek

 

Photography

1st Place – “Pariah Canyon Arizona” by Edward Brooks

2nd Place -“Sunrise” by Arnold Wayne Jones

3rd Place -“Birds Ablaze” by Larry Waisanen

You can meet this talented people on Wed. Oct. 11th at 6:30 p.m.