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A schedule of One Book Activities, including a presentation by the author, will be announced here as they are confirmed.

2014 Events:

May Mixed Media Workshop
Take obsolete media and create beautiful works of art
Saturday, May 24
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
All materials provided Free!
Space is limited-- Call 972-744-4393 to register beginning May 12

What is Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore About and WHO chose it?
Presented by Janet Vance, Community Services Supervisor at the Richardson Library
June 4, 2014
9:30 a.m.
Richardson Woman's Center
515 Custer Rd. 75080

July Mixed Media Workshop
Create Secret Books! Presented by Julie Flandorfer
For Adults and Teens
July 26, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Free! All Materials Provided
Richardson Library's Basement Program Room
Space is Limited--Call 972-744-4393 to Register Beginning July 8

Lunchtime Lecture: Are my Books Valuable or Just Old? Tips on Collecting and Evaluating Rare, Vintage, and Out of Print Books
Presented by Steve "The Buy Guy" Leach, VP of Training for Half Price Books
Everyone Invited!
August 12, 2014, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Feel Free to Bring Your Brown Bag Lunch
No Registration Needed
Questions? Call 972-744-4376 or 972-744-4350

Discussion of "Lean In" by Sheryl Sandberg
Facilitated by the Junior League of Richardson in partnership with the Richardson Library.
Everyone is welcome!
Wednesday, August 13
Coffee at 7:00 pm
Discussion from 7:30 to 8:30 pm
No registration required
Basement Program Room
Questions? Call 972-744-4350

Learn Alice Programming
Create 3-D animation with Dr. Jey Veerasamy,
UTD Computer Science Outreach Director by building
animated scenes from Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore.
For teens in grades 6-12 only. BRING YOUR OWN LAPTOP.
Saturday, September 13
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Richardson Public Library, Basement Program Room
Call 972-744-4358 for more information. Program is FREE!

Richardson Reads Mr Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore at Half Price Books
Join in the community discussion at Half Price Books in Richardson. The discussion will be led by Richardson Reads One Book President, Nancy Kubasek.
Tuesday, September 16
7:30 p.m.
Half Price Books Campbell Village
2100 Alamo Rd.
Richardson 75080

Public Discussion of Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
Facilitated by Rev. Joy Anderson and Rev. Marilyn Dickson.
Sept. 16, 7:00 pm
Chapel, First United Methodist Church Richardson
503 N. Central Expressway, 75080
No registration required
Everyone is welcome!

Altered Book Workshop
Learn new mixed media techniques while creating a fun shadowbox book!
Saturday, October 18
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Richardson Public Library, Basement Program Room
All materials provided Free!
Space is limited – Call 972-744-4393 to register beginning September 30.