What's New at the Library

September 23, 2016 - Everyone has a story. Even you! On Tuesday, September 27th, the Fannie Brown Booth Library will host a one night only workshop entitled "Bringing Your Memories to the Page - Writing Memoirs." The workshop will be taught by Terri Lacher and will be free of charge.

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Place: Library Redditt Room
Note: Please bring your own writing supplies.

September 22, 2016 - Color Me Calm - Adult and Young Adult Coloring, ages 14 years and up

  •         Thursday, Sept. 22nd @ 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Color yourself calm at the Fannie Brown Booth Library. Come join our adult and young adult coloring group, ages 14 years and up, for a time of relaxation and creativity. The library will provide coloring pages of all kinds, markers, colored pencils and gel pens, or you may bring your own supplies if you wish.

August 29, 2016 - Preschool Story Time will start up again at the Fannie Brown Booth Library on Thursday, September 1st at 10:30 a.m. This is for children ages 2 to 5 years of age.  We will read a story, sing songs, make crafts, and just have a lot of fun.

For more information, call the Library at 936-598-5522.

August 22, 2016 - The Fannie Booth Library is hosting a Color Me Calm Adult and Young Adult Coloring event, ages 14 years and up Thursday, August 25th at 6:00 from 7:00 p.m.

Color yourself calm at the Fannie Brown Booth Library. Come join our adult and young adult coloring group, ages 14 years and up, for a time of relaxation and creativity. The library will provide coloring pages of all kinds, markers, colored pencils and gel pens, or you may bring your own supplies if you wish.

August 10, 2016 - Color Me Calm - Adult and Young Adult Coloring, ages 14 years and up Thursday, Aug. 11th at 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Color yourself calm at the Fannie Brown Booth Library. Come join our adult and young adult coloring group, ages 14 years and up, for a time of relaxation and creativity. The library will provide coloring pages of all kinds, markers, colored pencils and gel pens, or you may bring your own supplies if you wish.

August 10, 2016 - Fannie Brown Booth Library will be hosting a Colorpalooza Wednesday, August 10th, at 2:00 p.m. Family coloring with everything provided. Just come and enjoy! This will be our last family coloring day since school starts in a couple of weeks. If you are interested in continuing our Colorpalooza meetings at a different time, please let me know.

July 7, 2016 - Magician Julian Franklin will perform for our last event for the Summer Reading Program. This show will be Friday, July 8th, at 10:30 a.m. and will be for both younger children and Tweens. Also, remember that reading logs are to be turned in that day.

The Summer Reading Program is sponsored by the Center Noon Lions Club.

June 22, 2016 - Coach Hiram Harrison will be at the Fannie Brown Booth Library Thursday, June 23rd, at 10:30 a.m. for the younger children.  He will be talking about the importance of being active and eating healthy and about the different sports.

Thursday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. the Tweens group will learn from Terri Lacher to write their own story.  This will be an opportunity to write a story about their life, fiction or real.  Materials will be provided.

Fannie Brown Booth Memorial Library Director, Sandra Davis accepts a donation from Wil Blackshear, President Center Noon Lions Club for the 2016 Summer Reading Program.  From left to right, Cassey Fowler – Assistant Librarian, Sandra Davis, Wil Blackshear  and Jim Sawyer – Treasurer Center Noon Lions Club.June 9, 2016 – On your Mark, Get Set…Read!  School is out and summer vacation is here, so it’s time to get ready for a fun-filled summer with the new 2016 Summer Reading Program beginning Thursday, June 9 through Friday, July 8 at the Fannie Brown Booth Memorial Library. The Summer Reading Program is being sponsored for the second year by the Center Noon Lions Club.  The reading program is open to children ages 4 to 13 years of age.

To participate in the Summer Reading Program, children must keep a reading log that lists the book titles or a time log that lists how much time they spent reading.  Summer Reading Program Reading Time Logs may be picked up now at the library and must be completed and turned in to the librarian by Friday, July 8, 2016.  Children may select books from the library or from other sources to read and may join at any time during the month of June.  An Awards Ceremony and Party will be held in July for those participates who return their reading logs to the library.
In addition to a summer of great reading, the library has scheduled fun events for the following age categories:  

Children Ages 4-8 Years:
Thursday, June 9, 2016 – 10:30 a.m. – Puppet Wise
Thursday, June 16, 2016 – 10:30 a.m. – Creature Teacher
Thursday, June 23, 2016 – 10:30 a.m. – Hiram Harrison, Athletic Coach on Fitness
Thursday, June 30, 2016 – 10:30 a.m – Dru Woods
Friday, July 8, 2016 – 10:30 a.m. – Julian Franklin, Magician

Tweens Ages 9-13 Years:
Thursday, June 9, 2016 – 2:00 p.m. – “Caught Being a Good Friend”
Thursday, June 16, 2016 – 2:00 p.m. – Creature Teacher 
Thursday, June 23, 2016 – 2:00 p.m. – “Write Your Own Story”
Thursday, June 30, 2016 – 2:00 p.m. - Hiram Harrison, Athletic Coach on Fitness
Friday, July 8, 2016 – 10:30 a.m. – Julian Franklin, Magician

Details regarding the Summer Reading Program, Reading Time Logs and events can be obtained by contacting Sandra Davis at the Fannie Brown Booth Memorial Library at (936) 598-5522 or visiting http://centerlibrary.org/.  

June 8, 2016 - The first event for the Fannie Brown Booth Library's summer reading program will be a puppet show performed by Puppet Wise on Thursday, June 9th, at 10:30 a.m. This show is for ages 4 yrs to 8 yrs.

The Tween program, "Caught Being a Good Friend" will be Thursday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. This is for ages 9yrs to 13yrs. For more information call the library at 936-598-5522.

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