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[4 Jun 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 3,245 views]

This summer the St. Margaret’s Library will be completely renovated and updated with new carpet, new furniture, new spaces, new technology, new teaching and learning opportunities! Visit the Library website regularly to read about the process and see pictures.
We would like to thank the generosity of our Parent Teacher Fellowship and parents for the funding of this project. This new common learning space will serve to inspire and facilitate a variety of learning for all St. Margaret’s Episcopal School students.
Also, a special thank you to St. Margaret’s parent David Weaver …

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[29 May 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,517 views]

The St. Margaret’s Episcopal School Library has posted its summer reading guide at http://libguides.smes.org/SummerReading2013. On these pages you will find summer reading lists galore for all age levels, as well as listings of local literacy activities and St. Margaret’s summer reading activities. Peruse the guide, bookmark it, and check back throughout the summer!
The St. Margaret’s Episcopal School Library staff wishes you and yours a fun filled summer full of good reading experiences!
 

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[30 Apr 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,680 views]

The St. Margaret’s Episcopal School Library will be closed for renovation this summer. All Library items are due back by Tuesday, May 28. The Library will be closed to parents and students beginning May 29 and will reopen on the first day of school, Wednesday, August 28.

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Events »

[26 Apr 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,435 views]
Come Taste the “Sweet Life” at this Year’s Library Luncheon!

The Shady Canyon Golf Club will be transformed into an Italian oasis, hosted by Cindy and Ron McMackin, next Friday, May 3, from 11 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Don’t wait another moment, as seating is limited. Click here to register, or go to smes.org and click on the Library Luncheon logo.
Bellisimo! Fashions’ finest visionaries are offering their passions at our Cha-Cha-Cha Boutique, including: an authentic Tuscan cooking experience in Italy; Italian getaway at The Resort at Pelican Hill; dazzling baroque pearls from Lugano Diamonds; four seasons of shoes from Jimmy …

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[23 Apr 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 19,838 views]

Join Upper School Spanish teacher Beatriz Jacobson for the final literary discussion of the year. The group will discuss Ricky Martin’s autobiography ME. From memories of his early childhood to experiences in the famed boy band Menudo, to struggles with his identity during the Livin’ la Vida Loca phenomenon, and life-changing decisions like devoting himself to helping children around the world, and becoming a father, ME is an intimate memoir as well as a spiritual journey.
All are invited to join in the discussion on Wednesday, May 1, 10:15-11:15 a.m. in …

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Features »

[28 Mar 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 2,675 views]
Battle of the Books Wins First Place!

In which book do children fly around on huge bats? In which book are characters tense because of missiles in Cuba pointed at America? In which book does a meteor fall from the sky, through a roof and onto a bed?
If you can answer these questions you are probably on St. Margaret’s Battle of the Books team! BOB is the grade 4 and 5 reading team that just earned first place at the Orange County Battle of the Books Competition last week. Held at St. John’s Episcopal School in Orange …

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[28 Mar 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 6,144 views]
Calling All Library Luncheon Hostesses – Bellisimo!

Come taste the “sweet life” at this year’s 2013 Library Luncheon, “La Dolce Vita!” The Shady Canyon Golf Club will be transformed into an Italian oasis, hosted by Cindy and Ron McMackin, on Friday, May 3 from 11 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.
The table canvas is blank, and the vision is yours!
If you are interested in creating your Italian masterpiece, please contact our Hostess Coordinator Nancy Patch at nancywrightpatch@cox.net.
Grazie, grazie to all our friends who consider the following Underwriting Opportunities. Your generosity will support our beloved St. Margaret’s Episcopal School Library …

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[22 Mar 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,826 views]
An Evening of Laughter and Reading with Author Anita Hughes

Wednesday, March 27, 6:30 p.m. Location: Library
Mark your calendar for an evening of laughter and reading with author Anita Hughes.
Join author and St. Margaret’s parent Anita Hughes as she reads from her newest book Market Street and talks about her writing journey. Anita will be reading and signing books in the St. Margaret’s Library on Wednesday, March 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Following in the footsteps of her debut novel Monarch Beach, Anita’s newest book Market Street is set in San Francisco and follows Cassie Blake as she explores career options, wrestles …

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From the Classroom »

[21 Mar 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 3,936 views]
“Celebrity Readers” take Part in SMES Library Read Across America Celebration

This month in the Library, we have been celebrating READ ACROSS AMERICA reminding students that “Reading Takes You Places!” In addition to our guest authors Renee Carter and Major Brian Dennis, the Lower School students have been enjoying “celebrity readers” during story time.

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[21 Mar 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,900 views]
Calling All Library Luncheon Table Hostesses – Bellisimo!

Come taste the “sweet life” at this year’s 2013 Library Luncheon, “La Dolce Vita!” The Shady Canyon Golf Club will be transformed into an Italian oasis, hosted by Cindy and Ron McMackin, on Friday, May 3 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
The table canvas is blank, and the vision is yours!
Please join us this coming Monday, March 25 at 8:30 a.m. in the PTF office for our first Hostess Meeting. If you are interested in creating your Italian masterpiece, please contact our Hostess Coordinator Nancy Patch at nancywrightpatch@cox.net.
Grazie, grazie to …

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