Monthly Archives: March 2014

It’s a BIG week! Robin Sloan will be here (and more!)

March 31@ 6:30PM Monday Book Discussion Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 1 @ 4:30PM Tuesday Clue Detective East Branch, Rowan Public Library
April 1 @ 6:30PM Tuesday Wikipedia & Crowdsourcing Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 3 @ 6PM Thursday Robin Sloan Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 3 @ 4:30PM Thursday Clue Detective South Rowan Regional Library
April 4 @ 10AM Friday Robin Sloan Davidson County Community College
April 5 @ 11AM Saturday LEGO Mania Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
April 5 @ 2PM Saturday Robin Sloan Concord Library
April 5 @ 7PM Saturday Robin Sloan Pfeiffer University

Shelf Room Contest – Popular Vote

Cast your vote today for your favorite shelf room from the Shelf Room Contest!

Wow! So much to do!

Here’s what is going on this week!

March 22 @ 2PM Saturday Book Discussion (teens only) Concord Library
March 22 @ 2PM Saturday Dungeons and Dragons Kannapolis Library
March 22 @ 2PM Saturday Stamping Concord Library
March 22 @ 1PM Saturday Exploring Blogging Albemarle Library
March 22 @ 10:30AM Saturday Hidden Messages Photowalk Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
March 24 @ 5PM Monday Book Discussion Harrisburg Library
March 24 @ 5:30PM Monday Mr. Penumbra’s Missing Book Scavenger Hunt – Library Geo-Caching East Branch, Rowan Public Library
March 25 @ 3PM Tuesday Book Discussion GA Pfeiffer Library, Pfeiffer University
March 25 @ 6PM Tuesday Book Discussion Mt Pleasant Library
March 25 @ 6:30M Tuesday Book Discussion South Rowan Regional Library
March 25 @ 11:30AM Tuesday Book Discussion Mt Pleasant Library
March 25 @ 5:30PM Tuesday Mr. Penumbra’s Missing Book Scavenger Hunt – Library Geo-Caching Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
March 25 @ 6:30PM Tuesday Book Discussion Perfect Blend Coffee, Lexington
March 27 @ 6PM Thursday Clue Detective Denton Public Library
March 27 @ 12:30PM Thursday Book Discussion Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
March 27 @ 5:30PM Thursday Stamping Kannapolis Library
March 29 @ 10AM Saturday Altered Books South Rowan Regional Library
March 29 @ 2PM Saturday Minecraft Concord Library
March 29 @ 10AM Saturday Stamping South Rowan Regional Library

Take advantage of the spring-time weather!

It looks like we’ll have some actual spring-time weather on Saturday!  Grab your camera, go outside and start taking pictures – it’s time to enter the photo contest!  Cash prizes will be awarded to winners in each county.

Submit up to two photos related to Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan and the themes brought out in the book such as the juxtaposition of new and old technology, the quest for immortality, and hidden messages.

More information, complete rules and entry instructions can be found here.

The deadline for entry is April 9th.

 

Wow! Look at all of the programs and events coming up this week!

March 15 @ 10AM Saturday Puzzlemania Thomasville Public Library
March 15 @ 6:30PM Saturday Quest for the Code Cabarrus Arena and Events Center
March 17 @ 7PM Monday LEGO Contest GA Pfeiffer Library, Pfeiffer University
March 18 @ 1PM Tuesday Exploring Blogging East Branch, Rowan Public Library
March 18 @ 5:30PM Tuesday Book Discussion Kannapolis Library
March 18 @ 5:30PM Tuesday Altered Books Mt Pleasant Library
March 18 @ 5:30PM Tuesday Mr. Penumbra’s Missing Book Scavenger Hunt – Library Geo-Caching South Rowan Regional Library
March 18 @ 6:30PM Tuesday Book Discussion East Branch, Rowan Public Library
March 19 @ 5PM Wednesday Altered Books Harrisburg Library
March 19 @ 4PM Wednesday LEGO Contest North Davidson Library
March 20 @ 6PM Thursday Secret Societies Albemarle Library
March 20 @ 4PM Thursday LEGO Mania South Rowan Regional Library
March 20 @ 9:30AM Thursday Exploring Blogging Headquarters, Rowan Public Library
March 20 @ 4:30PM Thursday Wikipedia & Crowdsourcing Kannapolis Library

Contests!

IT’S TIME!  Time to submit your entries for our three contests!
Shelf Room Contest:  Drop them of at a public library by Saturday, March 15.
Hidden Picture Contest:  Drop entries off at a public library by March 28th.
For all contest rules and entry forms see:  https://411communityread.wordpress.com/contests/

Lots of great stuff to do this week!

There are a lot more opportunities to participate this week!

March 10 @ 5PM Monday Exploring Blogging Harrisburg Library
March 11 @ 6PM Tuesday Book Discussion Kannapolis Library
March 11 @ 3PM Tuesday Altered Books GA Pfeiffer Library, Pfeiffer University
March 11 @ 9:30AM Tuesday Mystery Hunt & Tour Concord Parks & Rec
March 12 @ 3PM Wednesday Minecraft Kannapolis Library
March 12 @ 10:30AM Wednesday Book Discussion Concord Library
March 13 @ 6PM Thursday Book Discussion Kannapolis Middle School
March 13 @ 6PM Thursday Book Discussion Albemarle Library
March 15 @ 10AM Saturday Puzzlemania Thomasville Public Library
March 15 @ 6:30PM Saturday Quest for the Code Cabarrus Arena and Events Center

Read it. Seek it. Discover it.

Read it.  Seek it.  Discover it.

We are in full swing!

It’s time to participate!  Upcoming events for the next few days include:

March 6 @ 11AM Thursday Book Discussion RCCC, NCRC
March 6 @ 8:30AM Thursday Book Store Tour Village Park, Kannapolis
March 6 @ 5:30PM Thursday Altered Books Kannapolis Library
March 8 @ 2PM Saturday Altered Books Concord Library
March 8 @ 10AM Saturday Movie Day Albemarle Library
March 8 @ NOON Saturday Mr. Penumbra’s Missing Book Scavenger Hunt – Library Geo-Caching Lexington Public Library
March 10 @ 5PM Monday Exploring Blogging Harrisburg Library