ALFA (Alpine Library Friends Assoc.) BOOKSTORE NEWS FOR WEEK OF AUGUST 29TH, 2011
We are a COOL ZONE so come in and browse in comfort. Back to School? Look for the classic literature and math textbooks you might need. Mario Vargas Llosa the 2010 Nobel Prize winner in Literature says that learning to read
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ALFA BOOKSTORE NEWS for the Week of August 8th, 2011
We have many new books on History, Sports and Biographies along with lots of new fiction and non-fiction have just arrived. We are featuring Western History and Fiction this month as well as Gardening books.
HALF PRICE SALES this month include all Paper-back Fiction,
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News from the Alpine Library Friends Bookstore:
During the month of April we are featuring Children’s Books. Our Children’s Room has recently undergone a remodel making it much easier to find books for different ages and interest; and you will find many wonderful books.
We are a non-profit organization raising money for
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PRESCHOOLERS (age 2-5):
Local Heroes Storytime: April 6 – 10:30-11 a.m. – Meet Railway operator Roy and hear stories about trains! Learn about our local Descanso, Alpine & Pacific Railway train route and make a craft.
Dia de los Ninos/Dia de los Libros: April 20 – 10:30-11 a.m. Storyteller will share tales in both
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Press Release – Alpine Library – Feng Shui Program Saturday, March 26
On Saturday, March 26, at the Alpine Branch of the San Diego County Library, Rosemary KimBal, our delightful Asian brush painting instructor, will share her expertise in the 3,000 year old Chinese philosophy of Feng Shui. Rosemary is a certified Feng Shui Practitioner.
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~FEATURE OF THE WEEK~
AN EXTREMELY LARGE AUDIO SELECTION
IS NOW AVAILABLE AT ALFA (Alpine Library Friends Association Bookstore)!!!
Everything from CD’s, DVD’s, BLU RAY’S and AUDIO BOOKS are available. From a recent large donation we have several hundred CD’s included in this weeks featured sale. The selection includes everything from Rock N
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COUNTY LIBRARY LAUNCHES WINTER READING CHALLENGE
San Diego County Library is launching a Winter Reading Challenge at all of their branch locations. The Challenge will run from December 1 through January 15 and customers will earn prize drawing tickets by utilizing library resources and services.
The Winter Reading Challenge is an all ages program
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November 5, 2010
COUNTY LIBRARY HONORS VETERANS
San Diego County Library is honoring veterans throughout the month of November. Veterans are being encouraged to utilize dozens of online resources featured on www.sdcl.org/veterans-resources, submit pictures featuring their County library card, and tell their story to the People’s Post.
The San Diego County Library Virtual branch (www.sdcl.org)
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Upcoming Library Events for November, 2010
Nov. 3 – 10:30 a.m. – Preschool storytime
Nov. 4 – 3:00 p.m. – Teen Wii
Nov. 10 – 10:30 a.m. – LOCAL HEROES STORYTIME – Alpine Fire Station #17!!
Nov. 10 – 3-5 p.m. – After School Art (ages 8-12)
Nov. 11 – CLOSED – Veteran’s Day
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Alpine Library Friends Association Bookstore Needs your Books!
The ALFA Bookstore earns thousands of dollars each year to the Alpine Library to be used for extra expenses and the building fund for a new library.
Please bring your (tax deductible) book donations anytime from Wednesday – Sunday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm to the ALFA
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