Help is needed to organize donated books for the 21st Annual Friends of the Library Book Sale.
Beginning February 6 at 10am in the library annex, volunteers are needed to sort, mark, and pallet the boxed books. Volunteers will continue to meet every Friday for ten weeks.
The annex has lights and space heaters, but dress warmly. Contact Terri Seavey firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The 21st Annual Used Book Sale will be held April 17 and 18 at the Community Church. Friends Preview Night is scheduled for April 16.
Currently, book donations are accepted only at the library. Starting February 2, donations may also be dropped at the Tanasi Clubhouse and Chota Rec Center. Receipts for tax deductions available from library only.
Cindy Leihkauff author of the Parable Patch will be in the library February 6 from 10am to noon to talk about her books or the craft of writing in general.
Cindy is a local author. She spent 23 years in the classroom and was a music teacher in both public and private schools. She now designs and preforms programs utilizing singing, drama, and story telling.
To learn more about Cindy visit her website http://www.theparablepatch.com
Charley and Wilbur are wonderful dogs with very friendly personalities who enjoy having children read to them. They also love to be petted and hugged.
Children that would like practice reading are invited to the library on the first and third Saturdays from 10:00-11:00. Reservations are required. Contact Mary Ann by phone 865-207-2626 or email email@example.com. Let MaryAnn know by the Thursday before the Saturday session.
Our partner is HABIT (Human Animal Bond in TN) from University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine. A grant from The Jane L. Pettway Foundation has provided funding for this program.
Monday February 23 and Friday February 27
9:30-11:30 Library Conference Room
Classes fill quickly. Sign up now.
Bring your iPad. All classes are held in library conference room. Preregistration is necessary. Non refundable fee of $10 due at registration.
Tuesday February 17, 9:30-10:30am Library Conference Room
Lecturer Don Edmands
Don Edmands Col. (retired) USAF lecture tells about the Nazi's and their quest for world domination despite their "bumbling idiot" leaders. Lecture will include short stories about this group who brought the world to war and exterminated millions.
This lecture is free but seating is limited.
Sign up or call the library at 865-458-5199
Loudon County residents that are temporarily or permanently disabled may request free delivery of books. A library volunteer will do a short interview to determine the type of books you prefer and your favorite authors. The books will be delivered and then picked up three weeks later. All free of charge. The expenses of this program are underwritten in part by the Jane L. Pettway Foundation.
For visually impaired county residents, the library will help arrange delivery for free books on CD. The library also offers a free short term loan of listening equipment for the CDs.
This program is available on a short term basis to those recovering from surgery or on a long term basis for those that are unable to easily visit the library.
Call The Public Library at Tellico Village at 865-458-5199 to sign up or get more information. A volunteer will return your call.
Mike and Debra Worley have generously donated a .5 acre lot in the Kahite neighborhood to the Friends of the Tellico Village Library. This relatively flat corner lot on a quiet cul-de-sac has a mountain view and is a short distance from the first green. The selling price is $19,900 and is listed with Lakeside Real Estate Group. Please contact Lakeside Realty if you are interested in this bargain.
Watch Sam McQueeney's "More than Books" featuring the library's liasion to the Loudon County Library Board Christine Stevens.
The direct link to this interviewis https://vimeo.com/user6448027/videos
Channel 3 features interviews and ongoing information about The Public Library at Tellico Village and so much more.
For those of you who don't have Charter Cable, be sure to check out the CH3 website, which is the internet version of the Bulletins and Videos shown on Charter Cable CH3. In addition you can view the bulletins posted at the the Yacht Club, Wellness Center and POA office screens. Ch3 is the only place you can see all these happenings in one place. Channnel 3 is now seen on channel 193 on Charter cable.
Do you normally shop Amazon.com. If so, please consider ordering through AmazonSmile. Amazon will donate .5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Friends of the Tellico Village Library. To begin use this link http://smile.amazon.com Read more
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