Solon Public Library anniversary celebration offers special events
SOLON– The Solon Public Library will be hosting a series of special events the week of Aug. 14-21 in honor of the library building’s 10th anniversary.
On Tuesday, Aug. 16, at 6:30 p.m. Annie Wilcox, a speaker from Barnes & Noble, will discuss “What’s New?” in the literary world. Topics will cover new releases, books you might be interested in that are not on the “Best Seller List”, books from Iowa authors and just fun reads.
The GFWC/Iowa Solon Women’s Club will be sponsoring the Free Senior Meal on Wednesday, Aug. 17, beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Solon Public Library. Iowa author Carol Bodensteiner will discuss her book “Growing Up Country: Memories of an Iowa Farm Girl”.
On Thursday, Aug. 18, the library will be hosting a Euchre Tournament from 7-9 p.m. There is a $5 entry fee. The monies received will be given out as prizes. Last place will receive their $5 back and the rest of the pot will be split 50-30-20 between first, second and third places. The competition will be on an individual basis, not with a traveling partner. There is not any advance registration.