Monday, June 20, 2011

Tuesday, June 21st Catch the Wave with Marcey Walsh rescheduled!

Don't forget tomorrow - Tuesday the 21st...

Marcey Walsh will be here Tuesday, June 21st at 2:00 pm, in the TECO Hall.

There is NO sign-up required for this fun, entertaining and educational program, so come on by Tuesday at 2:00 to Catch the Wave!

Hope to see you there!

Miss Heidi

Adult Summer Reading begins June 20

Enter to win a weekly prize drawing & a chance to win the Grand Prize - including Dinner for 2 at Chipotle & an autographed item from the Tampa Bay Lightning!

Let us know a little about the books you're reading this summer - Read a book, fill out a brief form giving the book a rating and each form returned will enter you into a prize drawing. Novel Destinations is for adults age 18 and older, begins June 20 and runs through July 29.

June 21 - Business Counseling with SCORE

1 hour appointments with the SCORE business counselor are still available. Business counseling is available at the Oldsmar Library on the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. If unable to attend on June 21 - schedule for an upcoming date. Call (813) 749-1181 or stop by the Library's Reference Desk to register.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Teen Summer Reading is here!

Hello! Summer is here, and we are ready to dive into summer reading!

Are you a TEEN? Do you read throughout the summer? Well, you can win prizes for that. Simply come in to the Library, fill out a Teen summer reading slip and drop it into the box at the Youth Services desk. You may be a winner in our weekly prize drawings. We draw out two names per week. First prize is a gift card for local businesses, and second prize is a book!

Also, we have special programs for the teens, grades 6-12. Those will be on Thursdays at 3:00pm. They start next Thursday, June 23rd, with our "Soul Writing" Creative writing workshop.
Check the calendar on our website for the rest of the Teen Special Programs, or come by the desk for a schedule flyer. There is limited space, so call to register : 813-749-1179

Hope to see you reading this summer!

Drop by to say Hi!

Miss Heidi

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

June 14 Computer Class canceled

Our computer class of June 14th has been canceled. Material on Linux will be incorporated into a future class.

We'll see you at our next class on Tuesday, July 12 in TECO Hall at 2pm!

Friday, June 3, 2011

New look, same blog

As you can see, we've updated our blog a bit!

Please let us know what you think of the new look.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Free downloadable music!

Check out our newest online resource - Freegal!

With Freegal, you can download (and permanently keep) up to 3 songs per week. Once downloaded, the tracks can be transferred to any MP3 player or other mobile device.

From the PPLC site:
Visit Freegal for thousands of recordings by your favorite artists. Log in to Freegal Music with your library card number and PIN and begin downloading! Current limits are set at three downloads per week. Your counter will set back to zero each week Monday morning. Then you can download three more tunes during the new week.

If you have any questions/problems, please write us at or give us a call. Remember, the default PIN # for your library account is the last 4 digits of the phone # that we have on record for your library account.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Summer Kick-off program-registration

Registration to attend the (June 14) Summer Reading Kick-off program begins June 1st and will continue until spaces are filled. Call (813) 749-1179 or stop by the Children's desk to register.