Wednesday, April 16, 2014

FOSL meeting overview

  • Discussed FOSL events that have taken place since our last meeting
  • Shared FOSL Book Club status
  • Looking for Nominating Committee
  • Looking for Treasurer and Vice-President 
  • FOSL store looking for volunteers
  • Ordered shelving for Virginiana room in the library
  • Discussed possible Fashion Show fundraiser
  • Discussed possible Book Fair to kick off Summer Reading Program at Smoot
  • Looking at June 16-23
  • Volunteers will be needed

Monday, April 14, 2014

General Meeting tomorrow

There is a general FOSL membership meeting tomorrow at 6pm at Smoot Library.  All are invited to attend.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Good news for our Book Club

In May our Book Club will be reading Linda J White's first book, Bloody Point.  Some of the good news is that Linda, herself, will be joining us!  Other good news is that our FOSL store will have these signed books for sale for $5.  Please stop by the FOSL store and purchase a signed copy of Bloody Point

If you would like to meet Linda, please come to our May Book Club meeting held at Smoot Library at 6pm on May 27th.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

FOSL Book Club

Our FOSL Book Club got together last night for a wonderful discussion of The Fallen Angels Book Club by R. Franklin James.  There were a variety of opinions shared to keep a lively discussion going.

Next books:

April - Girl Jacked by Christopher Greyson

May - Bloody Point by Linda J. White (local author)

June - Hammered, Nailed, and Screwed by Kathleen Hering

All are invited to participate.

Monday, March 24, 2014

Next FOSL meetings

Our next several FOSL meetings will be Apr. 15th, May 6, and June 10 at 6pm.

Elections will be held at our June 10th meeting.  Positions open will be Vice-President and Treasurer.  Please be sure to email if you would like to be on the nominating committee, run for office, or have someone you would like to nominate for an office.  Our email is

FOSL Book Club tomorrow night

Looking forward to discussing The Fallen Angels Book Club tomorrow night at 6pm.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Blue Star Mothers

Blue Star Mothers are a non-profit 501c3 service organization supporting our US Armed Service Members and each other while promoting patriotism.

FOSL donated many DVDs and books on CD to this organization to send to our troops.

March FOSL Book Club

It has been decided to read R. Franklin James's The Fallen Angels Book Club for March.  Our next meeting to discuss the book will be Mar. 25 at 6pm.  Please feel free to join us.

Monday, March 10, 2014

Chili Dinner Winners

Congratulations to the winners!

Chili dinner door prize winners:
Barnes and Noble Gift Card $25 = Mark Settle
Amazon Gift Card $25 = Sharon James

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Wonderful Events

Thanks to all who came to the Chili Dinner.   It was a success.  Many wonderful comments on the King George Middle School Jazz Band!

Our time at the Home Show this weekend was also productive.  Thanks to those who helped out with these two major events in the same weekend!

The February Book Club meeting also went well.  We are still deciding on our next book, if you have suggestions, please email your thoughts.

Saturday, February 22, 2014

February book club

Our next Book Club meeting will be Tuesday, Feb 25, at 6pm.   Hopefully you have had time to read Julia Spencer-Fleming's In the Bleak MidWinter.  We look forward to everyone's participation.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Snow is falling, Chili is calling!

Come join us for the annual chili dinner, Feb. 28 from 5:30-7:30pm at the library.  

Tickets available for purchase at the library, in the FOSL store, from the Board of Trustees, and at the door.  Ticket sales begin Monday, Feb. 17.

Remember, if you are interested in making chili or providing other needed supplies, please contact Kathy Carr at or call 540-273-1416.  If you prefer to make a cash donation, Kathy will do the shopping for you.  Thank you in advance.

Friday, January 31, 2014

Looking ahead

Our FOSL Book Club for January went well.  Those that were able to make it in the snow really enjoyed the discussion.  

February's Book Club meeting will be February 25th at 6pm.  We have chosen to read Julia Spencer-Fleming's book In the Bleak Midwinter for the February meeting.

We are starting to plan our Chili Dinner.  If you are interested in contributing something for the dinner (ex. chili, cornbread, desserts, money, etc.) please email Kathy at or call her at 540-273-1416.  More details will be posted soon.

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Book Club

We are really looking forward to our first book club meeting Thursday, Jan 23 at 6pm.