Book Lovers News...Harry Potter
Are you waiting with bated breath for the last installment of Harry Potter's adventures, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?
Here's some news to sustain you:
* Scholastic's Knight Bus Tour will run for the seven weeks between now and when the last book comes out. This is the schedule for Illinois.
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Chicago Public Library, Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln Ave.
4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Chicago Public Library, Budlong Woods Branch Library, 5630 N. Lincoln Ave.
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Chicago Public Library, Woodson Regional Library 9525 S. Halsted Street
* Teens and Young Adults are invited to Roselle Public Library from 1:00-5:00pm on Friday, July 20, the eve of the release of the seventh and final installment in the Harry Potter series—Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Come to the Library to celebrate with other HP fans. We’ll share themed treats, show "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire," and predict what will happen in this last tale with our favorite wizard! Participants can even dress up.
* The Library has ordered 10 copies of the book and 2 copies of the audiobook on CD. Have you placed a reserve on a copy yet?
Listen to a message by the narrator, Jim Dale.
The first 10 patrons who have reserved the book, and the first 2 who have reserved the audiobook will be notified that they can pick up their copy at 9:30am, when the Library opens on Saturday, July 21.
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