We will be having our final celebration of the year on Wednesday, December 18, 3:30 p.m. at the Orlando Public Library.
The title we will be reading leading up to the event is Hide & Seek by Katy Grant! We have a few more copies to give away, so stop by the Orlando Public Library and pick one up if you don’t have it.
We look forward to seeing you at the celebration for trivia, games, and prizes!
We will be hosting a Mayor Buddy’s Book Club Celebration on Wednesday, November 6, 3:30 p.m. at the Orlando Public Library. Book Club celebrations are filled with active minute-to-win it games, cup cakes, crafts and trivia!
Bring a friend to this fun free after school program! RSVP on Facebook.
We hope you are all having a fantastic summer! At our book club part on Wednesday, we announced the next Mayor Buddy’s Book Club title, we know that you all love graphic novels, so we think you’ll really enjoy, Lila & Ecco’s Do-It-Yourself Comics Club!
Check out the book’s Facebook Page and share your reviews of it.
If you weren’t at the party you can still get a copy of the book, while supplies last, if you come to one of our upcoming Teen Programs at the Orlando Public Library. Our next events are on Wednesday, July 24 at 3:00 p.m. and Wednesday, July 31 at 3:00 p.m.
We hope to see you there!
Check out more photos from our June 5th book club celebration on Facebook!
At our most recent book party it was announced our first summer title will be Close to Famous by Joan Bauer!
If you didn’t make it to the part you can still get a copy by coming to any of the Teen Summer Reading events below at the Orlando Public Library, while supplies last!
Here is the schedule:
- Wed, June 12, 3 p.m. – Welcome to the Underground
- Wed, June 19, 3 p.m. – How to Survive a Gnome Attack
- Wed, June 26, 3 p.m. – DIY: Terrariums
- Wed, July 3, 3 p.m. – Beneath the Surface Movie and Craft
- Wed, July 10, 3 p.m. – Painting Remix
Don’t forget you can always check out a copy from a library near you or request a copy be delivered to your home!
Lost in the River of Grass by Ginny Rorby is a Sunshine State Book grades 6-8 for 2012-2013. When two Florida teenagers become stranded on a tiny island in the Everglades, they attempt to walk ten miles through swampland to reach civilization.
If you would like to join a group to discuss the book with, come on down to the Orlando Public Library on Mondays at 3:30 p.m. The book club won’t meet on school or library holidays. Call 407.835.7323 if you have any questions.
Request a copy of the book from the library.
The celebration for this book will take place at the Orlando Public Library on Wednesday, June 5th at 3:30 p.m. Here is the Facebook event!
Hello Book Club Members!
Join Mayor Buddy’s Book Club tomorrow, Wednesday, April 10th for our Smile End of Book Party. As usual, the party will take place at the downtown library at 3:30pm with games and snacks, trivia and other activities sure to make you smile. Come celebrate with us and pick up your copy of our next book for Mayor Buddy’s Book Club.
Hope to see you there!
End of Book Club Party
Orlando Public Library
Wednesday, April 10th, 3:30 – 5pm
Join us in reading our next graphic novel, Smile by Raina Telgemeier! From sixth grade through tenth, Raina copes with a variety of dental problems that affect her appearance and how she feels about herself.
Don’t forget you can get a copy delivered to your home, just request it online here.
If you love Mayor’s Book Club but wish you had more time to talk to friends about it, join us at the Orlando Public Library most Monday at 3:30 p.m. This small group will meet to chat about the book, meet new friends, and have fun. Please let us know if you plan on coming by posting a comment below. You can call 407.835.7323 if you have any questions.
There will be no discussion group on Monday, March 25, because of Spring Break!
Our newest book for Mayor Buddy’s Book Club is Hide and Seek by Katy Grant. If you didn’t receive a free copy at our End of Book party last week, we are still giving a few away. Just leave a comment right here on the blog telling us what you like about Mayor Buddy’s Book Club and we’ll have a copy waiting for you at the downtown library!
As always, feel free to read as fast or as slow as you would like; but below is a suggested reading schedule to have you ready for our next End of Book party!
Week 1 (by 1/5) Chapters 1-4, through page 36
Week 2 (by 1/12) Chapters 5-8, through page 74
Week 3 (by 1/19) Chapters 9-12, through page 110
Week 4 (by 1/26) Chapters 13-19, through page 146
Week 5 (by 2/2) Chapters 20-25, through page 183
Week 6 (by 2/9) Chapters 26- through end. You’ve finished!
End of book party: Wed 2/13
Get to reading and look out for our next Book Club survey and End of Book party on February 13th!