FOLK Back-to-School Book Sale!

Mark your calendars! FOLK’s Back-to-School Sale will be held the week of August 16-21. All books will be 50% off with the exception of $ .50, $3, and $5 tagged books. FOLK members will receive an extra 10% off.   This sale is meant to give families, students and teachers the books they need for the upcoming school year at bargain prices.

Book donations are accepted in the FOLK Used Bookstore during library business hours. Best-selling books are cookbooks; most requested books are travel. In addition to the need for cookbooks and travel books, FOLK needs children’s, young adult, classic/literature and teacher material books to enhance the Back-to-School Sale.

Top 10 Summer Mysteries

Looking for a good mystery?  If so, take a look below at the top 10 mystery novels read by Kingwood customers so far this summer:

1. The Burning Wire, by Jeffery Deaver

2. The 8th Confession, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

3. Storm Prey, by John Sandford

How does the market work?

Do you ever get confused about the business of Wall Street?  Do you wonder how it affects the economy and vice versa?  If so, join us on Monday, August 9th, in the Community Room at 7:00 PM for a free program titled "Overview of Financial Markets," presented by Alberto Antenangeli, Executive Director of Investment Bank North America Technology Center for JPMorganChase.  No registration is required!  Don't miss out on this free and informative program!

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End of summer party!

Hey, teens!  The summer is almost over and school is almost here, but there is still some fun to be had!  Join us this Thursday, August 5th, for one final bash in the Community Room at 4:30 PM for snacks, prizes, and "Just Dance" on the Wii!  Also, if you were a part of the Summer Reading Program and read at least five books, don't forget to stop in the Hideout upstairs to claim your prize!

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