Bunco for Books – Great Fun for a Cause!

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What a great time we had tonight! Many thanks to all who made it out to play and support the library! Tonight’s donations took a good size chunk out of our movie night licensing costs for 2015 – THANK YOU ALL!

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Bunko for Books!

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Putting the FUN back in FUNdraising!

Join us for a night of social mingling at its best!
Bunco, Snacks, Socializing and Shopping!

Yes, you read that right — Bunco AND SHOPPING!

The Friends of Catoosa Public Library Foundation,
in partnership with, The Emporium Philanthropy Group,
is excited to bring this unique experience to the Catoosa Community!

We have space to accommodate 15 vendor booths and
24 tables – 96 players
!!!

So, mark your calenders, call the girls and get your tickets purchased —
you are NOT gonna wanna miss this!

Raffle drawings will also be held throughout the event, so, don’t forget to bring some cash for raffle tickets!

Have a spare card table to lend us for the night – get a free raffle ticket! *
Sign up or renew your Friends of the Library membership – get a free raffle ticket!!!

* Limited to first 15.  Let us know so we can put your name on the list.
For PayPal transactions, you may enter a note by clicking the + before the “Thank you for your support!” message on the donation screen.  Thank you!)

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Event date:  Monday, June 2nd, 2014
Time: 6:30pm – 9pm
Location:  Catoosa Community Center, 105 East Oak Street, Catoosa, OK 74015
Tickets: $15 (Ticket info below)

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PLAYER’S TICKET INFORMATION:

Tickets may be acquired via our Eventbrite page by clicking HERE.
(clickable or copy/paste link: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/bunco-for-books-tickets-11754424801?aff=eorg)

Need more information? Contact Us

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Facebook Event (Click JOIN then SHARE/INVITE all your friends!):  https://www.facebook.com/events/696756640369694/

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And, as always, thank you for your continued support!

Friends of Catoosa Public Library Foundation is a Federally recognized 501c3 entity.
All donations toward tickets, raffle tickets and vendor booth fees are tax deductible charitable contributions.

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VENDOR INFORMATION:

ALL BOOTHS ARE FILLED — THANK YOU!!!

Vendor booth fees are $15 for 4 1/2′ x 2′ table space (plus chair, provided by venue).
Applications can be obtained by joining:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/oklahomahomepartydivas/, or by contacting:

The Emporium Philanthropy Group
Phone: 918-730-7530
Email: theemporiumphilanthropygroup@yahoo.com
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/theemporiumphilanthropygroup

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“Whale of a Tale” Artisan Sale posters!

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We are so excited to see everything coming together for the event! We have finished the design and ordered our posters, have fresh new signs and banners coming, fun new and returning artisans and musicians applying!

Exciting, I say!

The first of several nation wide and 100 mile radius press releases has been published and promotional items are in the works! 

We are anxious to see everyone event day, or enjoying the show!

MEETING MINUTES – July 21, 2011

Friends of Catoosa Public Library Foundation
MEETING MINUTES
July 21, 2011

Meeting Called to Order at 6:15 p.m
Roll Call          Board Members present: Becky Jones, Kat Bolen, Joetta Russell, Carol Wyatt (quorum is present)
                        Board Members absent: Judy Ross
                        Other Friends & vistors: see attached sign in sheet.
Read and approve minutes. (form signed minutes received & reviewed via email see attached sheet)  Minutes provided
for anyone who had not seen minutes via email.
Treasurer’s Report, Becky Jones for Judy Ross
                        Ending balance $10,070.81
                        Kathryn Bolen is working on the OK Tax Exempt #
Librarian Report Janie Ducotey
Summer Reading Program (SRP) has finished.  Prizes given: two bikes, one computer, donated party at Broken Arrow Skating Rink, Bowling Passes.  There were an estimate of 150 children enrolled.
World Changers came and painted, so for the end of the SRP they all had to go to the City Hall Council Room, nice experience/field trip.
Ebooks & devices, start looking into.
Janie Riddle – Dates reserved for Community Center for 2011:  8/25, 8/27, 10/15, 12/10
                        Craft Fair is October 15
                        Advertising estimated to be around $480.24 for mail (3,312 x 14.5¢), contact the Catoosa Times
                        Entry Forms to Kathryn Bolen
                        Baked goods table from the FOL?  Drinks – Masons?
Masons           Becky Jones and Kathryn Bolen went over to meet with Masons (right after our 7/21/11 meeting) about:
                        Drinks for Craft Fair
                        Breakfast with Santa in December
                        Money raised will be used for: Books, Reading Program, Adult Audio Books, Young Adult, Teen/Tween
                        Section, etc.
COTTA           Story Board to be presented Saturday, July 23, 2011
                        Grant money needs to be spent by September 30, 2011
                        An estimated $4600 has been spent
Cherokee Nation Sub Award $3000 working on application and estimated budget
Post Office      New system EDDM – we received info at the meeting this evening.
                        Returned mail – take the members name off of the list.
                        14.5¢ per piece – we are reverifying
Storage            Kathryn Bolen to talk to Larry Alsup, City Manager of Catoosa
New Business             Meet new City Manager Larry Alsup – Janie R., Carol, Debra, and Joetta
                        Projects – See attached list of future projects FOL and the Librarians would like to work towards.
B.A.D. Meetings changed to SECOND Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
August – La Mansion in Catoosa
Meeting Adjourned at 7:15 p.m.  motion to adjourn by Kathryn Bolen, Second Joetta Russell