Tuesday, July 25, 2006

Angels Baseball Hits Buena Park Library District -- August 16

Baseball fans are invited to come meet Bucky Fox, author of The Highflying Angels: Their 50 Greatest Hits, Pitches and Plays, who steps up to the plate with an author talk and book signing on Wednesday evening, August 16, 2006 at 6:30 p.m., in the 2nd floor Library Board Room of Buena Park Library District. The Buena Park Library is located at 7150 La Palma Avenue, located between Knott and Western Avenues. Fox’s previous book, The Mets Fan's Little Book of Wisdom (available on Amazon.com), is selling in the gift shop of the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY. He looks forward to talking about the Angels and fielding questions. Fox will have copies of the Angels book available for sale and signing at $8.00 per copy.

The Highflying Angels covers the team's 2005 American League West championship season, and highlight stars of the last four decades -- from Dean Chance to Nolan Ryan to Reggie Jackson to Tim Salmon to Bartolo Col√≥n. This is a free program and the public is invited to attend. For more information, please call 714-826-4100, ext. 125 - the Reference Desk, or visit the Library’s Web site: www.buenapark.lib.ca.us.

When he's not having a ball writing baseball books, Fox is editing copy at Investor's Business Daily and running his website: BuckyFox.com

Saturday, July 22, 2006

MEMBERSHIP MANIA! at the Volunteer Guild Bookstore

Purchase or renew your Volunteer Guild membership during its annual membership drive from now until September 27th, 2006, and be eligible for an opportunity drawing of a brand new DVD/VHS player. The drawing takes place at the Guild's annual meeting on Thursday, September 28th, 2006. You need not be present to win, so make sure you give the Guild your correct contact phone number ... you never know!

Basic membership is still ONLY $5.00 per year, per person. Anyone renewing their membership will have 1 year added to their current expire date. There are additional discounts to membership, too. Come in to the Library located at 7150 La Palma Avenue and wander up to the 2nd floor, or call 714-826-4100 x123 to find out all the details.

BOGO at the Guild Bookstore, 2nd floor of the Buena Park Library

Going on now through Saturday, August 12th, the Volunteer Guild Bookstore is having a "Buy One Get One* Free" Sale!

Customers are encouraged to buy any bookstore merchandise at regular price and then get the second item for free *of equal or lesser value. One can also mix items of equal or lesser value. If you buy just one, though, it will be regular price.

Come in to the Library located at 7150 La Palma Avenue and wander up to the 2nd floor, or call 714-826-4100 x123 to find out all the details, and ask about all the other special events "on tap" for this busy bookstore.

Monday, July 03, 2006

Independence Day Closure -- Tuesday, the 4th of July

The Buena Park Library District will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2006, in recognition of the Independence Day holiday, resuming normal hours Wednesday, July 5, 2006, opening at 10 a.m. and closing at 8 p.m.