The Friends of the Pittsburg-Camp County Public Library will host the second annual 5K Fun Run, Walk or Crawl on Saturday, September 26, 2009. The race begins at 8:00 a.m., check in time is 7:30 a.m. Entry fees are $15.00 per person in advance, $20.00 on race day. The race will be held at the City Park, across from Pittsburg High School, 300 Texas Street. First, second and third place awards will be given in each age group. One hundred (100) t-shirts are available at check-in on a first-come, first-serve basis. Pre-registration deadline is Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 5:00 p.m. at the Pittsburg Camp County Public Library, 613 Quitman Street, Pittsburg, Texas 75686. All proceeds will benefit the Pittsburg Camp County Public Library. The Friends of the Library are a support organization, providing summer programs for children and families and other needs not always addressed in the fiscal budget. This summer more than 600 children and adults attended programs provided through the Friends of the Library organization. For more information, sign up forms and map details, go to http://spedr.com/4rko1.
New Non-Fiction Books include:
“The Education Of An American Dreamer: How A Son Of Greek Immigrants Learned His Way From A Nebraska Diner To Washington, Wall Street, And Beyond” by Peter G. Peterson; “Crazy For The Storm: A Memoir Of Survival” by Norman Ollestad; “House Of Cards: A Tale Of Hubris And Wretched Excess On Wall Street” by William D. Cohan; “Rocket Men: The Epic Story Of The First Men On The Moon” by Craig Nelson; “Resilience: Reflections On The Burdens And Gifts Of Facing Life's Adversities” by Elizabeth Edwards, Elizabeth; “Marketing Research: Within A Changing Information Environment/(With CD” by Joseph F. Hair; “Lowe's Decorating With Paint & Color” by Lowe’s; “Crafting & Decorating Made Simple” no author; “The Joy Of Scrapbooking” by Kerry Arquette; “Great Kitchen Ideas” no author.
New Large Prints include:
“Girl In The Shadows” by V. C. Andrews; “The Royal Treatment” by Mary Janice Davidson; “The Castaways” by Elin Hilderbrand; “The Penny Pinchers Club” by Sarah Strohmeyer; “Below Zero” by C. J. Box; “Undead And Unreturnable” by Mary Janice Davidson; “Storm Cycle” by Iris Johansen; “Lost Boy Lost Girl” by Peter Straub; “The Minotaur” by Barbara Vine; “East Of The Border” by Johnny D. Boggs; “Vendetta Canyon” by Stan Lynde.