Library Notes


Charles Warner | The Union Times The Union County Carnegie Library is located at 300 E. South St., Union. For more information about the library and the services is provides call 864-427-7140.


Library Hours

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

Wednesday and Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

864-427-7140

www.unionlibrary.org

The Board of Trustees of the Library will have a board meeting, 6/28, at the library from 5-6 p.m. The meeting is open to the public.

We have free lunches all summer for anyone 18 and under, Monday-Friday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. All are welcome! Children under 12 need adult supervision

Summer Reading Contest For Adults

Enter a drawing for a chance to win weekly prizes!

Grand Prize Drawing July 20, 2016 4-5 p.m. Must be present to win!

Contest Rules:

In order of fairness to all readers it has been decided that starting June 1, 2015 Grand Prize winners of the previous year are not eligible to enter the Grand Prize drawing.

Each participant will be eligible to enter one entry from in the Grand Prize drawing.

Read or listen to any book of your choice through June 6-July 18, 2016.

Drawing will be held once a week Wednesday until July 20, 2016.

Write the book title, name of the author and a comment of what you think of the book.

Return your entry form to the Carnegie library no later than 12 p.m. July 18, 2016.

No entry forms will be taken after 12 p.m. July 18, 2016.

Every time you read another book and submit an entry you get another chance to win weekly prizes.

(You must be 18 years or older to participate.)

What should I read? Participants can read whatever books interest them. Audio books count too!

Other Adult Summer Reading Contests

— Movie review: Once a week review a movie and return the review on the following Monday (popcorn and drink provided one per household per week)

— ASR challenges: win small prize

— Patron’s pick or book review: patron gives their pick of a book that they have read and what they think of the book. Weekly post of reviews will be displayed in the library.

— Picture puzzle: solve the puzzle by sounding out the pictures from left to right to create a famous book or movie title. Win small prize

— Golden ticket: Tickets are hidden in library books that never get read or checked out. Patron that discovers golden ticket book wins a small prize!

Children/Teen

Summer Reading Events

These programs are made possible by a grant from Dollar General

No sign ups! Children under 12 need adult supervision.

June 14 — Fit to Dance — 10-11:30 a.m. — Dance to your favorite Character — Ages 6-12

June 16 — My Body Works Out! — 3-5 p.m. — Teen Event — Ages 11-17

June 21 — Motion Commotion for Kids — 10-11:30 a.m. — Ages 6-12

June 28 — Preschool — 10 a.m.-noon — Ages 1-5 — Nursery Rhyme Relays!

July 12 — Summer Reading Olympic Game Party — 10a.m.-noon — For ages 6-12

July 19 — Summer Reading Olympic Game Party — 10 a.m.-noon — For Pre-school ages 1-5

July 20 — 10 a.m.-noon — Craft for kids using macaroni. Ages 6-12

July 21 — 3-5 p.m. — Craft for Teens using puzzle pieces. Ages 13-17

July 26 — Obstacle Course — 10 a.m.-noon — Ages 6-12 — Fun and Adventure

July 28 — Grand finale — End of Summer Reading “On Your Mark Get Set Read”

Playing Indoor Games 4-6 p.m. — Prizes, snacks, and Fun!! No sign up! ALL AGES!

Children under 12 need adult supervision!

New Books

Adult Fiction

Full Figured 10 by Skyy Black

The Cavendon Luck by Barbara Taylor Bradford

Christmas On My Mind by Janet Dailey

Mina’s Joint by Keisha Ervin

Here’s To Us by Elin Hilderbrand

End Of Watch by Stephen King

I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan

The House Of Secrets by Brad Meltzer

Dishonorable Intentions by Stuart Woods

Adult Non-Fiction

ISIS: A History by Fawaz A. Gerges

Children, Juvenile, And Teen-Young Adult

We have lots of new books for Summer Reading made possible by a grant from Dollar General!

Charles Warner | The Union Times The Union County Carnegie Library is located at 300 E. South St., Union. For more information about the library and the services is provides call 864-427-7140.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/web1_web1_Carnegie4-1.jpgCharles Warner | The Union Times The Union County Carnegie Library is located at 300 E. South St., Union. For more information about the library and the services is provides call 864-427-7140.
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