Tag: Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries

Upcoming FSL lecture

Each year Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries provides our community with several informative and entertaining lectures. All are offered free-of-charge to FSL members, while non-members are charged a nominal $5 fee to attend some of the lectures. On October 15, 2015 our speaker will be Jan Cleere, a well-known author and historian. Jan will talk about…

Hop on board for a southwestern Utah Parks bus tour

The Utah Parks bus tour departs on October 5, this week-long bus trip includes: A Monument Valley tour featuring information about the Navajo Culture including demonstrations of basket weaving, rug weaving and sand painting. An evening sound and light show while floating down the Colorado River. A tour of the Arches and Canyon Lands featuring…

Discover a new author with great critical reviews

Come and meet thriller writer Becky Masterman at the Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries next author luncheon to be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, November 20. As the former editor of a forensic medicine encyclopedia, Masterman brings a unique background to her mysteries. Largely unknown to the general public, she has received widespread praise from…

Author luncheon November 20

Becky Masterman will be the speaker at the next Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries author luncheon.

Come and meet thriller writer Becky Masterman at the Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries next author luncheon to be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, November 20. As the former editor of a forensic medicine encyclopedia, Masterman brings a unique background to her mysteries. Largely unknown to the general public, she has received widespread praise from…

Get on the bus

Back by popular demand, Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries (FSL) is offering a trip to the John Slaughter Ranch on Saturday, October 17. John Slaughter, former Sheriff of Tombstone, will conduct the tour. After departing SaddleBrooke at 8:00 a.m. the first stop will be the Tombstone courthouse where John Slaughter had his office. The tour will…

Calling all authors – register for FSL’s Author Expo

Register now for Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries Author Expo on Saturday, February 20, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the MountainView Ballroom. Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries (FSL) will be providing local authors with the opportunity to promote and sell their work. Authors who reside in Tucson, Oro Valley, Catalina, SaddleBrooke and Oracle will…

And the winner is…you!

Did you know that essentially 100% of the donations by Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries members are used to buy books and movies for our three libraries? In 2014, thanks to the generosity of 690 members and other supporters, we were able to give $27,821 in grants to help purchase 1,336 new books, audio books and…

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – February 2015

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“The Horse Lover, a cowboy’s quest to save the Wild Mustangs” March 16 Mary Kopp The Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries’ next author luncheon is Monday, March 16. Tickets are on sale now at the HOA 2 administration annex for $29. Storyteller and rancher H. Alan Day and writing expert co-author Lynn Wiese Sneyd will be…

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – January 2015

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Elizabeth Van Lew: Civil War Spymaster Mary Kopp Friends of the SaddleBrooke Libraries is pleased to present our own SaddleBrooke resident Barbara Carter as she portrays Elizabeth Van Lew. Barbara will give you a first person account, in period dress, of Elizabeth Van Lew’s life as the Union spymaster in Richmond during the Civil War…

“Arizona Kicks on Route 66” FSL annual Membership Kick-off

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Mary Kopp The Friends of the SaddleBrooke Libraries (FSL) annual Membership Kick-off event in conjunction with the Friends Lecture Series is scheduled for Thursday, January 15, 2015, in the MountainView Ballroom. The lecture will begin at 4:00 p.m. Marshall Shore, a vibrant speaker known as “Arizona’s Hip Historian,” will present “Arizona Kicks on Route 66”.…