Hunger Games Tournament

Monday, February 13, 2012

In anticipation of the much awaited Hunger Games movie release in March, we will be hosting a Hunger Games Tournament at our Main and branch libraries. Players will compete in the exciting Training Days board game. Two winners from each branch will go to the final tournament at the HQ Library to compete for 2 tickets to see the movie, The Hunger Games or a movie of your choice. You need not have read the book nor played the game. Refreshments will be served.

Dates and PLACES
Burke County Library: Friday, February 24 at 4 pm.
Appleby Branch: Saturday, March 10 at 10:30 am.
HQ (Main): Saturday, March 10 at 2 pm.
Friedman Branch: Monday, March 12 at 6:30 pm.
Maxwell Branch: cancelledDiamond Lakes Branch: Friday, March 16 at 2 pm.
The first place winner of each branch tournament will receive one movie ticket to Regal Cinemas.

NOTICE:  The Hunger Games Grand Finale Tournament has been changed to Saturday, March 31 from 2-4 pm.

The Grand Finale Tournament: Saturday, March 31, at 2 pm at HQ library in Augusta. The two winners from each branch will compete for the grand prize of 2 movie tickets for Regal Cinema. Other prizes will also be awarded. One lucky teen will receive a movie ticket from a drawing of the teens who are present.


March 4-10 Teen Tech Week.  Drop by the library and enter the Teen Tech Week contest. See the display of new technologies 50 years ago. Ask for a contest sheet from the reference desk. Write your name and telephone number at the top. Identify the objects shown by number and write how they were used. Include source of power. Fold your paper into fourths and place in box on reference desk. All entries with all correct answers will be put in a box. The entry drawn from that box will identify the winner.
The winner will receive a $25.00 gift card to Target.