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July - September 2014     VOLUME 18 ISSUE 3
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Programs and Events at Cooper Memorial Library

Dennis Smolarek

Cooper Memorial Library is hosting another great season of programming, with fabulous events to capture everyone’s tastes and interests. On that note, we proudly present our programs for July through September 2014.

The Pastfinders Genealogy group meets on the second Thursday of the month from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Room 108. There are no meetings in June, July, and August. They will resume meetings again on September 11th.

The CML Book Club meets on the third Tuesday of the month, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., in Room 108. Their next meetings are Tuesday, July 17th, August 19th, and September 16th.

Opera@theLibrary continues its successful monthly programs in Room 108 B on the fourth Monday of the month from 1:45 to 5:00 p.m. with informative lectures and outstanding opera performances for the general public. Our July 28th program will be Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), with Verdi’s Il Trovatore (The Troubadour) on August 18th, and Puccini’s Turandot on September 22nd.

Our new Movies@theLibrary program for 2014 is in full swing and everyone is invited to enjoy a free block-buster movie. Movies are shown at 2:00 p.m. on Mondays in room 108 B on July 7th, 14th, and 21st. Watch a new blockbuster movie and enjoy free popcorn and soda. All movies are rated PG-13 so call the library at 352-536-2275 for all the movie details.

Come meet Darth Vader and get your picture taken! Come in costume (cosplay) and enjoy story-time with a storm trooper and other fun events. Join the Dark Side on Star Wars Day at the library on Saturday, July 12th, starting at 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The Adult Summer Reading Bingo Game has officially started and you can enter to win prizes, including a Kindle Fire HDX. Stop by the library and pick up you Bingo card and instructions and start playing today!!

The Summer Book Sale will be held on Friday and Saturday, August 1st and 2nd, from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., in Room 108 at the Cooper Memorial Library in Clermont, sponsored by our Friends of the Cooper Memorial Library. Books include general fiction, mystery, romance, science-fiction, non-fiction, and biography. There is a large collection of music CDs, movie DVDs and videos, and jigsaw puzzles. Sale item prices range from a dime to a dollar with a few classics for a little more. Leftover books and items will be sold at the library during our normal operating hours during the following week at even more reduced bargain prices. All monies earned are spent here at the library, and the Friends provide the funds needed for many of the special programs here for children, teens, and adults.