Sunday, November 9, 2014

Holiday and school snow days the Library will be closed


The library is closed on all government holidays and days when schools are closed due to snow.
 
 

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Story Time - Junior Reader Program



Story Time - Wed. mornings 10:30 - 11: 00  infants and up
We offer songs, crafts, food tastings and more

Junior Reader program - Tues. afternoons 2-4:00 ages 5-12
Students improve their reading skills by reading to the librarian or younger children.

Friday, September 26, 2014

Meet ther Author New Date Feb. 24, 2015


NEW DATE
Tuesday February 24, 2015 from 7-8:30 

MEET THE AUTHOR!   -  Local author RJ Crayton will discuss her book  Life First
Strong-willed Kelsey Reed must escape tonight or tomorrow her government will take her kidney and give it to someone else.
In this future forged by survivors of pandemics that wiped out 80 percent of the world’s population, life is valued above all else. The mentally ill are sterilized, abortions areillegal and those who refuse to donate an organ when told are sentenced to death.

Determined not to give up her kidney or die, Kelsey enlists the help of her boyfriend Luke and a dodgy doctor to escape. The trio must disable the tracking chip in her arm for her to flee undetected. If they fail, Kelsey will be stripped of everything.


Sunday, September 7, 2014

ESL - English As A Second Language Winter Semester starts 1/21/15


ESL  The Winter semester Starts Jan, 21st from 9:30 - 10:30  lower level of the church.
Material fee $10.00  Younger children are welcome to attend with their parents.
Please call 301-474-8044 for more information.

The Church of the Nazarene
9704 Rhode Island Ave.
College Park MD 20740

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

BOOK RETURN

BOOK RETURN BOX is located out side of the church side door.   If you are unable to stop by during library hours please use the book return box.

Please no book donations in the Book Return box thank you.

Hours:
M-T-W 7-8:30 evenings
Wed. 10-1:00 mornings  Story time 10:30 - 11:00
T-T 1-4:00 afternoons
Closed Friday/Sunday
Saturday's 10-1:00

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Contact Information/location

We are an all volunteer non profit community library serving the residents of College Park.

Location:
The Church of the Nazarene
9704 Rhode Island Ave.
College Park MD 20740
Lower Level of the Church

Contact:
301-474-8044
colparklib@gmail.com
FB College Park Community Library
www.cpcommunitylibrary.org
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Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Calendar of Events

Meet local author R J Crayton - February 24, 2015 from 7-8:30 pm - Ms. Crayton will discuss her book "Life First" described as a dystopian thriller. It is the first of a series of three books that Ms. Crayton has written.  See comments below:

"Life First" is a poignant, riveting, thought provoking read that had me entranced from page one until the very end of the book."  -- 5 Stars, Griffin's Honey Blog

"Life First" gripped you like King Kong and would not let go until you had finished the book."

If you would like to read the book before the event, it is available at the library.

New: 4th Sat. Book Group for Teens from 12-1:00 - Join our teen volunteers Cynthia, Syed and Thomas for a lively discussion of your  favorite books. Join us for our first meeting January 24th.

Art Classes will be offered every Saturday during the month of  February, beginning Feb. 7th from 10-12:00 for ages 8 years and older.  For more information, please call art instructor
Juan Blanco - 240-338-0380.

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday!   Feb. 28th 10:00 am - 12 noon.  For ages young and old!  Dramatic readings, lively, interactive sessions, craft project and more.  The program is offered in partnership with the College Park Arts Exchange.

Coming soon: 3rd Annual Book Festival -  March 21st from 2-4:00 - College Park Community Library will once again partner with the College Park Lions to present this popular event. Meet local authors/poets, enjoy crafts and activities for children and adults, a book sale, and more. Come to see what is new this year.