Happy New School Year!

 

Mayor Buddy’s Book Club (MBBC) Members, We hope you are enjoying your first week of school for this new 2017-18 Academic Year! We can’t wait to start back up again this Fall! If you would like to host a MBBC and haven’t registered yet, email us at orlandocares@cityoforlando.net.

Thank you again to all of our site staff & volunteers who served as “Ready Readers” at the book clubs this summer!

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Mayor Buddy and Sammie are almost done with the book!

 

How far along are you? Only five more days until our “End of Book Party” for Almost Home by Joan Bauer. Mayor Buddy will be joining us on August 9, 2017 @ 3:30 p.m. at the Orlando Public Library!

p.s. Haven’t received your FREE copy yet? Mayor Buddy Dyer will be passing out 50 new books to the first 50 students who register on Wednesday! Registration starts at 3:15 p.m.

Mayor Buddy + Sammy+ Almost Home (Book) Picture

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Next “End of Book Party”: August 9, 2017

Email orlandocares@cityoforlando.net to confirm your attendance at our next “End of Book Party” on Wednesday, August 9th, 2017, celebrating the completion of Almost Home by Joan Bauer.

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Book Club starts the week of September 6!

See you all at the first book club meeting of the year on Thursday, September 8, 4:30 p.m at the downtown Orlando Public Library (101 E. Central Blvd., Orlando, FL 32801). Come and grab your copy of the book we’ll be reading together.

Save the date for the next End of Book Party on Wednesday, October 12, 3:30 p.m.!

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The End of Book Party was a BLAST and, that’s Nothing but the Truth!

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American Flag Skewers

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Celebrating leisure reading never tasted so good.

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The End of Book Party is Wednesday 5/25/2016

This week is the book party.  We hope to see all of you there at the downtown Library Branch.  We are celebrating :

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As always, we will have fun, games, snacks and crafts!

When: 3:30-5:00 p.m.

 

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Our New Book Was a Winner!

That’s right, our new book selection is a Newbery Honor Book.

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Enjoy everyone!

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Book Party, Time!!!! :)

Come join the fun and, celebrate the end of our second selection of the year, Hide and Seek by Kathy Grant.

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Be a part of the action.  What could be better than sharing your knowledge of this book, in a competition to the death? A Jeopardy style competition for prizes of course! And, it goes without saying, there will be yummy snacks. (I just said it, didn’t I)

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4:00 p.m.-5 p.m.

The Downtown Branch of the Public Library (101 E. Central Blvd.)

Mayor Buddy’s Book Club, working to make leisure reading fun!

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Get ready for the next book!

 

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We are so happy to be starting this selection and learning about “geocaching”.  Have fun with this adventure and join our discussions right here on the site.

In order to stay with the group, please read 7 pages per day.  Thanks and, treasure hunt on!

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Event this Sunday!!

Mayor Buddy’s Book Club Buddies! I hope you all had an amazing time at the End of Book party this past Wednesday!

I would like to invite you all to the African American Read-In event this Sunday to celebrate African American literature in poetry, story, and song. There will be local authors stopping by, so please come join the fun!

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If you would like more information on this event please see the website page at  www.ocls.info/readin or the Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/events/509311419248489/

 

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