BLFF quilt raffle

Tickets for the Bandon Library Friends & Foundation quilt raffle are being sold at the library.

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It's a busy month for the Bandon Library Friends & Foundation, Inc.

Book Club

At 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 18, in the library's Sprague Room, the Bandon Library Readers Book Club will meet to discuss this month's book, "A Little Less Than Kind," by Edgar Award-winning author Charlotte Armstrong. It's a mystery/thriller. Those who haven't read the book will still enjoy discussing with this lively group. Everyone is welcome and there will be refreshments. Next month's book will be "A Man Called Ove" by Fredrick Backman. This program is sponsored by the BLFF.

Happy Birthday, Bandon Library

The Bandon Library is hosting its 103rd birthday bash from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16. There will be live music, a silent auction, cake and punch, events for the kids, and fun, educational booths provided by local nonprofits, including the BLFF. For more information, visit the library or its website/Facebook page.

Travel Night

Travel Night at Bandon Library is 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25. Back by popular demand will be storyteller Alex Linke. He'll take the audience again to Baja California, with short stops in Vietnam, Cambodia and Germany. Everyone is welcome, there is no cost to attend and refreshments will be served.

Upcoming trips include "Travels along Route 66," "China," and "New Zealand." We'd like to hear about your travels. Contact Travel Night chairwoman Marilyn Noorda at 541-347-4757 for more information or to book a future date. Travel Night is sponsored by the BLFF.

Quilt Raffle

Tickets for BLFF's Quilt Raffle are now available at the Bandon library circulation desk during regular library hours. Tickets are $1 each or $5 for six tickets. The quilt raffle began at the Summer Book Sale and the drawing will be held at 3 p.m. during the Holiday Book Sale on Saturday, Dec. 2.

The beautiful handmade batik quilt, measuring 59″ x 59″, was donated by BLFF member Melody Rogovoy. Except when "traveling," it will be on display in the Bandon library foyer glass cases.