MyLibrary eNewsletter - Season's Greetings! - December 2011

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MyLibrary eNewsletter
  Pioneer Library System, Oklahoma


December 2011

The year is coming to an end and finds us enjoying the earlier cool evenings while preparing for the upcoming year. This eNewsletter will highlight some of our big plans for 2012.


Libraries will be closed:

December 23 at 6 pm
December 24
December 25
January 1, 2012
January 2, 2012



Hello Visitor,

  2011 Joy Luck Holiday Card Image

2012 PLS Big Read: The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan





2011 is almost over - but your hometown libraries still have a lot of events in store for you. Click on the hometown to the right to see all of the remaining events for this year!


» Blanchard
» McLoud
» Moore
» Newcastle
» Noble
» Norman
» Purcell
» Shawnee
» Tecumseh

   Mango Languages    

What's to check out in 2012

Joy Luck ClubHere are just a few of the events we are working on for next year.

Key Ingredients:

Purcell Public Library will proudly host Key Ingredients: America by Food, a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibit. The exhibit will be on display from January 28, 2012 through March 3, 2012.

Key Ingredients focuses on the evolution of the American kitchen and diet, offering a thoughtful look at how immigrant culture, geographic location, and technological advancement have affected American home cooks as well as American restaurants.

Big Read 2012 - Joy Luck Club:

The Big Read 2012 book, The Joy Luck Club, will kick-off with a public event in the central lobby and bar area of the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, 2501 Conference Drive, Norman, OK, from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 29.

Enhanced Catalog Features:

Your hometown libraries are always striving to better our services. And we need your help in our latest endeavor.

Based on the feedback we've received on the 'new' library catalog, which premiered in July 2011, we have been working on some enhancements to help make it easier for you to locate the books, videos and other hometown library resources you regularly use.

We are looking for individuals who will Beta Test the newest catalog features.

Southwest Oklahoma City Library Opening

To learn more about the Southwest Oklahoma City Hometown Library read the December issue of WORD Magazine.

Be sure to watch our website, Facebook and Twitter to be one of the first to know the official opening date.



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