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August 15th, 2011

Anniversary celebrations continue

Euchre Tournament Thursday, Aug. 18, 7-9 p.m.– $5 entrance fee with all entrance fees returned in prizes.  Competition will be on an individual basis, not with a traveling partner.  There is not any advanced registration required.
Red Carpet Gala Evening Friday, Aug. 19, 5-8 p.m.  Live entertainment and refreshments (adults only, please).
Family Birthday Party Sunday, Aug. 21, 1:30-3:30 p.m.– includes cake and ice cream, activities for the kids, prizes, cake contest.
Library Tours

Library closed on Aug. 19

The library will be closed all day on Aug. 19 in preparation for the Red Carpet Gala that evening.  The staff regrets any inconvenience this may cause.  Please plan your renewals accordingly and remember you can renew online or by phone, as well as in person.

Library closed on Aug. 19

The library will be closed all day on Aug. 19 in preparation for the Red Carpet Gala that evening.  The staff regrets any inconvenience this may cause.  Please plan your renewals accordingly and remember you can renew online or by phone, as well as in person.

Cake Contest

Pick up the rules for the cake baking and decorating contest at the library.  The contest will be held on August 21 in conjunction with the Family Birthday Party.  Entries will be judged by a panel of city officials and prizes will be awarded in several categories including; best decorated, best made from scratch cake, best Spartan cake, and best youth-baked cake.

Trivia Contest

Test your knowledge of the library and its history and win a $20 gift certificate!  Entry forms are available at the library or online.  Entries are due by 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20, and the winner will be announced at the party on Sunday afternoon.

DVDs - Sequels

In the movie world Summer = Sequels. So what does the library DVD collection have in the way of movies and their sequels? Check out the series, pop up some popcorn and enjoy your own summer film festival!

“2001: A Space Odyssey” (1968) & “2010: The Year we Made Contact” (1984) based on the sci-fi novels by Arthur C. Clarke 
“American Pie” (1999), “American Pie 2” (2001), and “American Wedding” (2003) comedies

Movie Clips

“Soul Surfer” (2011, PG) The amazing story of the 13-year-old surfer girl who lost her arm in a shark attack but never lost her faith, and of her triumphant return to competitive surfing.
“Rio” (2011, G) This animated comedy-adventure centers on Blu, a flightless macaw who acts more human than bird. When Blu, the last of his kind, discovers there’s another and that she’s a she, he embarks on an adventure to magical Rio. There, he meets Jewel and a menagerie of vivid characters who help Blu fulfill his dream and learn to fly.

Parent notification system

The Solon Community School District will once again be utilizing a parent notification system during the 2011-12 school year.  We will be utilizing a new vendor, School Messenger Notification System, to notify parents and staff members information for weather-related school and activity dismissals, late starts or cancellations by phone, email and at a later date optionally via text message.  The district’s primary method to report school closings and delays is local television and radio station announcements.  The School Messenger Notification System will be a secondary public announcement.  P

Athletic events

Athletic events for the school year can be found by going on our website
Solon.k12.ia.us>Calendars>SCSD Online Calendar.

Lunch menus

Lunch menus for the school year can be found by going to our website Solon.k12.ia.us>Calendars>SCSD Online Calendar.