July August 2014 Brentwood Library Newsletter

July/August 2014

The Brentwood Library 8109 Concord Road, Brentwood, TN 37027 615-371-0090 www.brentwood-tn.org/library

Volume 18, Issue 4

Brigid Day, Editor

Inside this issue:

Meet Professor Hoot!

A DULT P ROGRAMS & E VENTS

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Professor Hoot would like to share in your summer adventures. Check him out at the Children’s desk. Take his picture on vacation or a favorite location and we can share our experiences on the library blog. Be sure to bring him back to the library so he can tell everyone how much fun you had together. Email your picture to dayb@brentwood-tn.org. Please include the city, state, or country that you and

V OLUNTEER C ORNER AND K NAPSACK

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E LEMENTARY P ROGRAMS

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Professor Hoot visit. Check out some of the places he has already been:

Professor Hoot

T EEN P ROGRAMS

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To see more of Professor Hoot’s adventures check out the library blog at

F RIENDS N EWS

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brentwoodlibblog.blogspot.com

YOUR LIBRARY BOARD Chairman, Gilbert Bosse, Jr.

Far left: Signing with Elvis in Tupelo, MS. Above center: At the Memphis Brooks Museum in front of a Winslow Homer painting. Left: American Museum of Natural History in New York City

Vice Chair, Dottie Grief Treasurer, Chuck Scott Jim Burgin Pat Buzzell Mayor Betsy Crossley Laura McClendon Buffalo River Library Representatives Jerry Bull Paul Webb

Southern Festival of Books Kickoff Celebration

The Brentwood Library is thrilled to host the kickoff party and lineup reveal of the 26th annual Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word on Saturday, July 12th from 6-8pm. The reception will include announcement of confirmed authors, door prizes, and refreshments. Please let Humanities Tennessee know if you plan to attend by completing the RSVP: humantiestennessee.givezooks.com/events/southern-festival-of- books-reveal-event.

Regional Director Marion Bryant

Library Director Susan R. Earl

This bi-monthly publication is a guide to news, services, and programs at The Brentwood Library.

The Festival, one of the oldest and largest book festivals in the nation, wel- comes more than 200 authors and 25,000 visitors to Downtown Nashville each year. The Festival will be held October 10-12 this year and is a free event.

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