The pima county public library pcpl system serves pima county, arizona with a main library and 26 branch libraries as well as bookmobile service. The homeowner association completed two pickleball courts in biking vistoso cyclists encourages exercise. Join the friends friends of oro valley public library. The geasamarana library hosts the mystery book club at 5 p. An additional not for profit used bookstore operated by volunteers for the benefit of the oro valley public library. The library itself has around 100 volunteers, and on a typical day, four to six members can be found helping to shelf books.
Please bring your used books to either the library book shoppe located in the library, or book shoppe too. Friends of the oro valley public librarybook shoppe. Click the name of the club to find out more about each group, the exact dates its meeting, and the titles the group is reading. Please call infoline or a nearby library if you have any questions. Vistoso village oro valley, az retirement communities.
Book clubs at your library if you love to read and talk about books or watch and talk about movies, the library has book clubs for you. The service area includes the city of tucson and the surrounding communities of arivaca, green valley, sahuarita, south tucson, ajo, vail, marana, casas adobes, and catalina. If you own a used book store and would like to advertise it in this space, click on the link below. The library offers innovative technology, wifi access and a computer classroom for instruction and town use. Awards were based on criteria including outstanding academic achievement, exemplary community service, and enrollment in a two or fouryear institution of higher learning in the state of arizona. Under the guidance of the california department of public health and san diego countys public health officer, all san diego county library buildings are closed.
This beautiful library has the backdrop of the catalina mountains, and patrons are greeted at the entrance by a breathtaking bronze sculpture by joe a. Cant meet with your book club, but hungry for a book discussion. Try listening to the book club girl podcast, where the hosts read more. There is a mystery readers group that meets at the library the 3 rd wednesday morning of each month. The sun city oro valley library is a friendly, welcoming, and lively place. Friends of the library douglas county minnesota welcome to our newly created douglas county friends of the library website which will provide visitors easy access to our programs, events and details on how we live out our mission to support and promote the douglas county library. Contemporary literature book club pima county public library. Missing our scov library author series, which has been cancelled for the rest of the season. For more information, contact the friends book shoppe at 5205945671. Book sale date list friends of the pima county public library. The dc public library offers a variety of book clubs for residents to gather and discuss their love of books.
The santa clarita public library is ready with lots of resources to help you make your book club meetings memorable. Bag sale bargain hunters and book lovers take note. The fol friends of the library was formed by a group of residents in 1998 to support the library. The library offers wide variety of services and resources to meet the needs of book clubs. Oro valley public library attraction guide tucsontopia. For more information, contact the friends book shoppe at 520. We welcome all rotary members, any friends of rotary, and members of the public to contribute, participate in, or volunteer for these projects as well as recommend additional projects.
More information about library sponsored book clubs may memorial public library lunch bunch book club. Oro valley country club i oro valley az play on a beautiful 18hole course surrounded by the pusch ridge section of the santa catalina mountains in oro valley, arizona. Friends of the oro valley public library book shoppe. Below is a selection of the many reading groups and book discussions. Oro valley country club offers great golf, fitness facility with weddings and private event spaces.
The friends of the oro valley library book sale takes place. Friends of the oro valley public librarybook shoppe, tucson, arizona. Ruth, managing librarian the oro valley library serves the northwest corridor, an area thats very active and growing. Friends of the oro valley public library is a volunteer, nonprofit organization which exists to encourage and receive gifts, endowments and bequests to the library, and to support the freedom to read as expressed in the american library association s library bill of rights. Friends of the oro valley public library book sale events pima. Book sale date list friends of the pima county public. The sonoran sleuths mystery book club meets at the pcpl oro valley library from 11 am 12 pm on the 4th wednesday of the month except in december when the book club meets on the 3rd wednesday. This listing is for book clubs at san diego public library locations.
Join one of the many book clubs or discussion groups, take a computer class. Phillips memorial public library has several book clubs. Support your library with the friends fall book sale. Please note that sometimes book club events are canceled or rescheduled due to unforeseen circumstances. For black history month, enjoy special pima county public library s 43rd annual local artist troy neiman shares his preliminary tc tolbert, tucsons poet laureate, to offer free after a dozen years with the library, i remember the 2020 summer youth program is now taking. Please become a friend of the oro valley public library. Friends of golden valley friends of hennepin county library. Scholarship winners 2019 friends of oro valley public library the friends of the oro valley public library have awarded four college scholarships. Friends of the green valleysahuarita library bookstores. The friends of the library organization seeks to enhance and build library services for today and for the future. The friends book shoppe is a not for profit used bookstore in the library operated by volunteers for the benefit of the oro valley public library. There are many advantages to becoming a life member of the library including having your image immortalized as a mural at the library. Please contact the library directly for more information about book clubs and meetings. Friends of the oro valley public librarybook shoppe home.
The town of oro valleys library joined the pima county public library system in july 2012. Each year, the friends of the oro valley public library hold book sales in the spring and fall. Our board of directors are committed to contributing to library programs and services through our book sales and other fundraising activities. For black history month, enjoy special pima county public librarys 43rd annual local artist troy neiman shares his preliminary tc tolbert, tucsons poet laureate, to offer free after a dozen years with the library, i remember the 2020 summer youth program is now taking. Please check the calendar to make sure an event is scheduled on the date you wish to attend. The library offers a card to support the many active book clubs in our community.
Apr 21, 2020 access the library s eresources, including downloadable books, audiobooks, music and online databases from home. The friends of the pima county public library is a 501c3 nonprofit incorporated in arizona. All proceeds benefit the oro valley public library. You can also find book clubs at the library or local book stores. A book club for adults that meet the second monday of every month from 12. Oro valley public library northwest readers book club. Friends of oro valley public library posts facebook. Friends of golden valley library book salefriday, may 19, 10 a. Find out when we meet or start your own club using our discussion. Book club events pima county public library bibliocommons. You can find a good biography, identify local birds, locate hiking trails, read the latest research on health, see a hot new movie. Find and compare nearby senior living communities at. For black history month, enjoy special pima county public library s 43rd annual local artist troy neiman shares his preliminary tc tolbert, tucsons poet laureate, to offer free after a dozen years with the library, i remember the 2020 summer youth program is. Vistoso village in tucson, arizona is a quaint duplex home community within the masterplanned community of rancho visto and adjacent to sun city vistoso.
The oro valley library is located at 5 west naranja drive in oro valley, just on. Bookstores the friends of the green valley library run two used bookstoresone inside the library seven days a week and one in the green valley village, called the annex. Friends of the library welcome to solano county library. Titles are selected based on group suggestions and availability through the library. The library book shoppe is located inside the oro valley public library. How we support the library friends of oro valley public library. The friends book shoppe is located inside the oro valley public library. All meetings are held on the second thursday at 10 a. Check out a kindle paperwhite at participating libraries with a collection of titles that you are sure to enjoy. Through material and book sales, membership and donations, the friends of the library raise thousands of dollars each year to support special events at solano county library. Friends of oro valley public library home facebook. County master gardeners, and volunteer in the friends of the library book.
Oro valley public library, the gem of the community news. Our two book shops and our two annual book sales rely on the books donated from our community. The friends are volunteers who encourage and receive gifts, endowments and bequests to the oro valley public library. The contemporary literature book club is a friendly and informal group. For information about book clubs, contact our reference desk. Veterans groups, prison support groups, pima county bike book program, and local food banks receive excess books. Sessions consist of a brief business meeting and any reading recommendations by attendees, followed by the book discussion and refreshments. Book clubs, scrabble, crafts, cooking we play mahjong the 1st and 3rd monday at the oro vista clubhouse. Residents can find a good biography, consult medical references, check out a great largeprint novel, find help for their computer, locate hiking trails, see the hottest movie, or read the newest lee child. This new card allows book club organizers to request multiple copies of the same title up to three titles with automatic renewals and no late fees. Since sun city oro valley is an active adult community, pickleball is one of the fastest growing clubs offered to our residents.
Whether you are looking to make new friends and connect with other readers or wanting to establish a regular reading habit, our book clubs are a great place to start. Book club groups in tucson heres a look at some book club groups near tucson. Have you walked into a library and wished you could check out more books than you could possibly carry. Now its time to activate or sign up for unlimited access. Tucson book clubs, storytimes and author events for march 25. The group reads current literary fiction, including many pulitzer prize winners. Sonoran sleuths mystery book club 2019 pima county. Also, hand foot canasta is at the oro valley community center on the 4th thursday. We also have the convenience of our own book shop in the library run by the friends of the oro valley public library.
Books for teachers friends of oro valley public library. Book club choices are featured in the united for libraries newsletter, the voice, which is sent to united for libraries members. Great literature of all times oro valley public library, 5 w. The jcls ecard is a virtual library card that can be used to check out electronic media. Monday, discussing one for the money by janet evanovich. The friends of the oro valley public library has also been an important volunteer group since the very beginning before the library s existence. The sun city oro valley library is a friendly, welcoming, and lively place where friends meet, chat, and enjoy themselves. Wellorganized bookstore for sale in downtown xenia, ohio. The library offers several monthly book clubs around the county. Find out about the book clubs hosted by the library, or learn how to start and host your own. January the snow child by eowyn ivey february where the crawdads. Libraries host book clubs, computer classes, author visits, english classes, citizenship classes, and assistance looking and applying for.
Over the years it has sponsored fundraising events including musical programs, poetry readings and plays, and a fine arts raffle, as well as the ever popular book and author luncheon and the scov home tour. You may also find book club meetings and events listed in the librarys calendar of events. We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access for the month. Selections 20192020 titles for oro valley contemporary literature book club. With 32 categories holding more than 20,000 books, there is always something for everyone. Book clubs public library city of san diego official website. Feb 11, 2020 book clubs, storytimes and book sale for feb. How to find your people if youre new to tucson or just want to make. It supports the library by selling not only books, but also dvds, cds. The friends of the oro valley library always need donated books. A young adult literature group, the friends morning book group which outgrew the library and now meets at a local church, and the friends of the library evening book group. It supports the library by selling not only books, but also dvds, cds, audio books, puzzles, iris paper folding cards and southwest themed tote bags. If you come into the library, you can still checkout library books, but unfortunately there is no computer access or wifi.
Oro valley public library pima county public library. For your safety and the safety of our employees, all sdcl libraries are temporarily closed. The friends of the oro valley public library fall book sale is happening now through saturday. Friends of the oro valley public library books non.
Thats a whole lot of people who need tucson friends. There will be more than 20,000 books for sale including such categories as. Meetings books and better education book club babe babe meets the 2nd saturday of every month 10. It promotes the library as a resource for both teachers and students. Friends of the oro valley public library book shoppe 5. Between july 1, 2016 and july 1, 2017, pima countys population grew by about 1 percent or roughly 10,250 people, according to the united. The library is a dynamic place where the community congregates, interacts and volunteers see friends of the oro valley public library. The sun city oro valley library is a friendly, welcoming, and lively place where you can browse our large collection of books and videos, read the daily wall street journal, chat with friends, and enjoy yourself. The pima county public library pcpl system serves pima county, arizona with a main. Featured books are published by united for libraries corporate friends, and selected by staff. Books for teachers targets schools in the tucson area with 50% or more title i students qualifying for free or. The books for teachers program promotes literacy, assists with the curriculum and fosters a love of reading. Library lovers of all agesfrom 1 year to 100 yearscan find programs that excite the imagination, inspire, educate, and entertain because friends like you choose to support the friends of the pima county public library.920 1644 1258 1529 255 346 483 970 923 1535 842 317 1168 843 343 1166 84 1507 1126 1616 608 303 358 1633 846 93 1041 164 78 364 1112 703 866 908 1307 1343 1173 668 269 737 1241