Proceeds Benefit Children and Teen Literacy Programs
(LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Sept. 5, 2014) The Jefferson County Library Foundation will hold its 13th Annual Rare & Novel Night – A Happy, HAPPY Hour at the Lakewood Country Club (6800 W. 10th Ave.) from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25.
Tickets are $75 to attend. The event will include live entertainment from humorist Tim Gard, hors d'oeuvres, and silent and live auctions. Guests will have a chance to bid on a condo in Hawaii for one week, a Steamboat Springs condo for a week, challenge races at Bandimere Speedway, rare and vintage books and much more.
"Our Rare & Novel Night is always a fun and rewarding experience," said Foundation Executive Director Natalie Martinez. "We hope to open the world of reading for kids across the county and make a meaningful impact in their lives. Our community can help in this effort by attending this event."
Proceeds from the event help support children and teen literacy programs at the Library, such as Summer Reading Club and the Traveling Children's Library.
This night is made possible by the generous support of Bandimere Speedway and the Bandimere Family Foundation, FirstBank, Brookfield Residential, Bryan McFarland and Sundyne.
To make a reservation, contact the Foundation at 303-403-5075 or Natalie.Martinez@jeffcolibrary.org. Visit jeffcolibraryfoundation.org for more details.
About the Jefferson County Library Foundation and Friends
Jefferson County Library Foundation supports Jefferson County Public Library though a partnership commitment to improving and enriching the lives of Jefferson County residents. The Foundation's funding priorities include enhancing the programs and services of JCPL that support childhood literacy, life-long learning, services to seniors and more. For more information, visit the Foundation's web site at jeffcolibraryfoundation.org.
About Jefferson County Public Library
Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) is the third largest public library in the state of Colorado. Our mission is to meet the changing needs of our communities by providing information and environments that promote personal growth and community transformation. A JCPL library card is the smartest card in your wallet, giving you access to an online library that operates 24 hours per day, seven days per week, a network of 10 libraries, a Bookmobile, a Traveling Children's Library and offsite computer and Internet classes provided throughout the County, as well as books, periodicals, CDs and DVDs, audio and eBooks, and computer and Internet resources. For more information contact your local library or visit jeffcolibrary.org.