S: 2010 - 2011
FC: Joyce Etulain Library Georgia O'Keeffe Elementary School Albuquerque, NM 2010 - 2011
1: Friends of the Library Executive Board Tami Baker, Mojgan Maadandar, Annie Huggins, Renee Reynolds, Emily Eckelman, Leslie Smith, Karen Breeze, Shirley Staehlin
2: August 2010 | Moving in to our new space!
4: Visit from Diane Stanley September 2010 Author of Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter, Saving Sky, and many more.
5: Author Joe Hayes Spooky Story Night October 2010 | This was the first year we tried something different for Spooky Story Night. The FOL invited storyteller Joe Hayes to present his stories in three sessions for the students at GOK.
6: As usual, the night was a huge success!
8: Land Of Enchantment December 2010 Every year 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders work in small groups to read a book and then perform a short skit for the rest of the school.
9: These skits get the audience excited about reading books from the Land Of Enchantment list.
11: Land Of Enchantment players celebrate after the performances with lunch in the library.
12: Winter Book Fair December 2010 "Here's to Our Heroes"
13: At our evening event, the GOK community was visited by Heroes from our community: military, doctors, police, firefighters, animal rescue, and others.
14: GOK celebrates Dr. Seuss' Birthday and Read Across America Day March 2011 | During the first 15 minutes of our day, the hallways were lined with Bibliomaniacs!
16: Re-Dedication of the Joyce Etulain Library | March 2011 Decorations were dusted off from years past and paired with new creations from current Bibliomaniacs.
17: During the day Ms. Etulain met our students in two assemblies. We impressed her with the Bibliomaniac rap - new and old!
18: The re-dedication was the project of previous GOK moms, a current mom, and our librarian, Annie Huggins. After the assemblies the event planning committee and current Friends of the Library board joined Joyce Etulain for lunch.
19: The evening event honored Joyce Etulain and the Jeff Meyer family.
20: The evening's program included Ms. Etulain, Mrs. Huggins, a former teacher, the first FOL president, and several other speakers. | The Jeff Meyer family performed an original musical number.
22: The evening that brought old friends together, ended with two ribbon cuttings in the library.
23: Poem In Your Pocket Day April 2011 Students are encouraged to share poems with others to earn a prize.
24: Poetry Alive April 2011 Bringing poetry to life for the students at GOK!
26: Betsy James | May 2011 | Tadpoles, My Chair, Flashlight, and more! | Author and Illustrator
27: Battle of the Books Celebration Lunch May 2011 | Any 4th or 5th grader that read at least five books from the battle list was invited to this lunch.
28: 4th Grade Champs | 5th Grade Champs
30: FOL Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast May 2011
31: Our volunteers make it work!