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Summer Reading Logs Due

Attention, parents and kids! Ms. Melody in the children’s library wants to spread the word: reading logs for Marathon Branch’s 2017 “Build a Better World” summer program are due by Saturday, August 5. On that day, you are invited to come to a small book fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., during which Ms. Melody will stamp your reading log and give out raffle tickets. The raffle-ticket prize drawing will be at the end-of-summer party on Saturday, August 12.

At the Marathon Branch on Aug 5, 2017

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3251 Overseas Highway
Marathon, FL 33050
P:(305) 743-5156
F:(305) 289-6093
Library Manager: Cristy Danford

Hours

Sunday - Closed
Monday - 9:30a — 6p
Tuesday - 9:30a — 6p
Wednesday - 9:30a — 8p
Thursday - 9:30a — 6p
Friday - 9:30a — 6p
Saturday - 10a — 6p

Located in the heart of the Keys, the Marathon Branch Library serves the city of Marathon and the Middle Keys. Parents and children, readers and researchers, tourists looking for local atmosphere -- all come to the Marathon Branch to read, browse, learn, expand their horizons, and most of all, enjoy.

The Marathon Library appreciates the contributions and leadership of the Friends of the Marathon Library.


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[20 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Summer Reading Logs Due

Attention, parents and kids! Ms. Melody in the children’s library wants to spread the word: reading logs for Marathon Branch’s 2017 “Build a Better World” summer program are due by Saturday, August 5. On that day, you are invited to come to a small book fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., during which Ms. Melody will stamp your reading log and give out raffle tickets. The raffle-ticket prize drawing will be at the end-of-summer party on Saturday, August 12.

At the Marathon Branch on Aug 5, 2017

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[20 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Book Fair for Kids!

Children (up to age 12) who are registered in our 2017 “Build a Better World” summer reading program are invited to come to the library Saturday, August 5, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a book fair. Kids can present their final reading logs to Ms. Melody, get them stamped, receive raffle tickets, and get a small gift to encourage the fun of reading. See you on Saturday!

At the Marathon Branch on Aug 5, 2017

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[29 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
July Cinematheque: High Style

July’s Cinematheque theme is “High Style.” We have chosen films for our weekly series that have a distinctive look or style, and we feel that they toe the line between edgy art-house and mainstream Hollywood. In other words…intelligent fun! (Just what a film lover needs.) The schedule: Wednesday, July 5, at 6 p.m., “Raising Arizona”; Wednesday, July 12, at 6 p.m., “Three Kings”; Wednesday, July 19, at 6 p.m., “In Bruges”; Wednesday, July 26, at 6 p.m., “The Grand Budapest Hotel.” Our Cinematheque movies are always shown on the large …

At the Marathon Branch on 07|05 to Jul 26, 2017

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[1 Jun 2017 | Comments Off on Teens Build a Better World | ]
Teens Build a Better World

Teens in grades 6-12 can STILL register for the Marathon Branch’s 2017 “Build a Better World” Summer Reading program. Why should they join? ‘Cause of the cool programs and prizes! Once or twice a week at 5:30 p.m., participants have been gathering for presentations about technology or an art project, while Saturdays are designated times for community service (which count toward the local school requirement for graduation).
THE SCHEDULE:
THURSDAY, JULY 20, 5:30 P.M.: DIY art project
TUESDAY, JULY 25, 5:30 P.M.: Book club (graphic novel/manga)
SUNDAY, JULY 30, 11 A.M.: Build a Better …

At the Marathon Branch on Jul 1, 2017 (multiday!!!)

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