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October - December 2008     VOLUME 12 ISSUE 4
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Marion Baysinger Library Bulletin Board

Herb Pilgrim

Marion Baysinger County Library in Groveland hosts the South Lake Chess Club. The club meets on the 1st Saturday of every month in the library from 12 noon – 2:30 p.m. Instruction is available for beginners wanting to learn how to play a good game of chess. Intermediate level instruction is also available for somewhat knowledgeable players who want to improve their game.

All ages are welcome from the very young to the “very not so young”! Meeting dates from October thru December 2008 are: October 4th, November 1st , and December 6th.

Please contact the Baysinger Library at 352-429-5840 for any further details and ask for “Herb”, or email questions to: .

Marion Baysinger Library staff invites everyone to the Antique Appraisal Fair . The event, sponsored by the “Friends of the Library” will be held on Saturday, October 11th, 2008 at the Puryear Building located at 243 S. Lake Ave. in Groveland near Broad St. (Highway 50).

Bring your coins, currency, collectibles, old toys, dolls, china, crystal, sterling, art, bronze, watches, candelabras, jewelry and antique weaponry for a professional value assessing appraisal. Large items can be transported for an outdoor appraisal. There is a $5.00 donation per appraisal.

For more information, call 352-787-7500 and ask for “Ken” or visit online.

On Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008 please join staff to recognize and honor veterans of the United States armed forces. The program, sponsored by the "Friends of the Marion Baysinger County Library" invites all veterans to attend as well as anyone that would like to honor them and their service to the U.S.A. The program will be from 7:00 - 8:30 PM in the library located at 756 W. Broad St. (SR 50) in Groveland.

Veterans are invited [but not required] to call the library at 352-429-5840 to let staff know that you plan to attend. (Ask for Herb).

Refreshments will be served.