Archive for July 2012

Eight “Just Dance” finalists have been announced.
The finalists are: Michelle Dorbu and Whitney (?) from Columbia County Library in Evans.
The finalists from Burke County Library in Waynesboro are Erin Owens and Arnetta Gordon.
Harlen Branch Library in Harlem, GA is sending brothers, Ryan and Daegan Lente.
Euchee Creek Library in Grovetown is being represented by Dianesha Benson and Stephanie Mancilla.

With only five more Library Branch competition locations and dates, it is time to go to the closest branch and compete! If you are chosen, you will have a chance to win $100.00 in the final tournament. The libraries holding contests in July are:
Diamond Lakes Branch Library, Hephibah, GA  on Thursday, July 12 at 3 pm.
HQ Library in downtown Augusta on Friday, July 13 at 5:30.
Appleby Branch Library in Augusta on Monday, July 16 from 5-7.
Warren County Library in Warrenton, GA on Tuesday, July 17 at 6 pm.
Friedman Branch Library in Augusta on on Wednesday, July 18, at 3 pm.

Good luck..all you have to do is “Just Dance.”

For all of you who who have been waiting for the HQ “Just Dance” tournament, the wait is almost over. Compete for a position at the “Just Dance” Grand Finale” on July 19 at 6 pm. Teens who did not win their branches are encouraged to come to the downtown Augusta Library on July 13th. There may still be a spot for you!  All you have to do is “Just Dance.”

Snack supper served.

Please turn in your reading records and pick up your coupons and a book of your choosing. The last day to turn in your records is July 20, 2012. Many of you are reading things for summer school. Add any time spent reading! Magazines, comics, newspapers,  manga, and non-fiction books count. Get reading before time runs out.

On Wednesday, July 11 we will offer a beading session at HQ on the second floor at 2 pm. We will make dream catchers, mobiles, mosaics, insects,  and bracelets. Participants may decorate T-shirt collar edging (bring your own T-shirt), plaques, frames,  and birdhouses. As usual, snacks will be provided.  What else do you have to do???

Our after hours scavenger hunt will take you to places in the library you didn’t know existed. The hunt starts at 5:30 on July 6. Please be here early (on the 2nd floor) because the library closes at 5:30. You may gain entrance through the back double gray doors until 5:45. It’s pizza night! Come prepared to eat and have fun.

So far we have 8 contestants a for the Grand Finale Just Dance Competition.
There are more 6 more libraries participating.
The Grand Finale Tournament will be held on July 19 at 6:30 at the HQ Library in downtown Augusta. The grand prize for the winner is $100.00. Hope to see you there!!!