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June 17, 2015

What's Happening in Piedmont

Summer Reading Program Closing Party will be July 25th at 10:00 in the Park. Melanie Ross from iTwirl! Baton Twirling Studio will be performing. Bring your reading logs on the 25th!
 
Book group meets Thursday, July 16 at 7 pm. The book for this month is "The Daring Ladies" by Kate Alcott. 
Genealogy Group meets Monday, July 13 at 10 am. We'll help you with your family history. Newcomers welcome at both groups.
 
You can help support the library's budget! We collect Haggar's receipts as well as all empty ink and toner cartridges. We also have a jar for Boxtops for Education and Campbell's soup labels for Piedmont Valley Elementary.
 
Piedmont Valley Library Statistics:
2014-1st 4 Months 2015: Patronage Up 35% (2600-3522)
2014-1st 4 Months 2015: Print & Media Circulation Up 25% (2860-3585)
2014 Changes:
Print & Media Circulation - Up 7%
Program Attendance - Up 11%
Computer Sessions - Up 68%
Downloadable eBook & Audiobook Borrowing - More than doubled
Interlibrary Loans - Quadrupled
Recent Milestones: Achieved Non-profit Status; Achieved Accreditation by SD State Library Association, Essential Level; Director Jane Abernathy was named 2014 SD New Librarian of the Year
 

Piedmont Valley Elementary News:

Wednesday, Aug. 19 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. - New student registration, school office

Thursday, Aug. 20 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. - New student registration, school office

Thursday, Aug. 27 2:30-4 p.m. -  Open house for all students and parents at the school

Monday, Aug. 31 First day of school

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