Friends Events

The Friends of the University Park Public Library present
Programs and Events ~ Spring 2015

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Thursday, January 22 ~ 6 p.m.
Meet and hear Laura Lane McNeal, author of DollBaby

UPPL 3rd Floor Community Meeting Room
Event is free and open to public. Books for sale at event.

Tuesday, March 17 ~ 7 p.m.
Dr. Elliot Engel presents  Scarlett Fever - The Greatness of Gone With the Wind

The astounding background of Margaret Mitchell’s novel and how it reflects the story of her life.
University Park Methodist Church – 4024 Caruth Blvd.
Advance tickets $35 / $40 at door
Wednesday, April 8 -- 7 p.m.
Growing UP with Neil Sperry

UPPL 3rd Floor Community Meeting Room
Advance tickets $35 / $45 at door

Wednesday, April 22 -- 2 to 4:30 p.m.
Glamour in the Afternoon Spring Tea

Featuring Fashion and Style Show by Tootsies and
Ballroom Glamour with Kathleen Cunningham
UP United Methodist Church, 4024 Caruth
Tickets $75 per person or $600 for table of eight

Sunday, May 17 -- 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Friends' Family Pool Party

University Park Pool – Holmes Aquatic Center
Advance tickets $15 ($75 max per family) / $20 ($100 max per family) at door
Generously underwritten by Complete Landsculpture
Book and Brown Bag Book Club

4th Tuesday at Noon every month September - May
UPPL Local History/Texana Room
All are welcome to join this Friends-sponsored Book Club

Tuesday, June 2 - Friday, June 5 ~ 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Financial Literacy Boot Camp for Teens
UP Public Library 3rd floor Meeting Room.  Lunch will be provided.
Sharon Washburn, 2nd VP Morgan Stanley, has put together a great program to teach
high school and middle school kids all about finances!
Learn strategies to save, invest, and negotiate.  Gain insight into a career in the financial sector.
Registration is required.
A donation of $25+ to the Friends of the UPPL would be appreciated!

Click on the dates below to view photos from past Friends' events

March 2015 – Dr. Elliot Engel presents Scarlett Fever
January 2015 -- Laura Lane McNeal, author of Dollbaby
October 2014 – Friends Patron Party
September 2014 – Dennis Simon, Ph.D. presents The Hurricane of 2014 – What Category?
September 2014 – Annual Meeting of the Friends of the UPPL