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See Oscar-Nominated Shorts at Farmington Library 'Red Carpet' Fundraiser

Come dressed in your finest Academy Awards attire for this event at the Farmington Civic Theater.

Tickets are still available for the Farmington Community Library Red Carpet Event, held Feb. 10 at the Farmington Civic Theater. 

The local showing of Academy Award-nominated short films officially kicks off  a year-long initiative designed to raise awareness about the library and what it brings to the community. The word "geek" is used as a verb, meaning:

  1. To love, to enjoy, to celebrate, to have an intense passion for.
  2. To express interest in.
  3. To possess a large amount of knowledge in.
  4. To promote.

Seating is limited, and tickets are $15 a person and $25 a couple, available at the Main Library and Farmington branch. The evening starts at 6:30 p.m. at Mike Greer Photography, where hors d'oeuvres will be served, followed by a showing of the Oscar-nominated short films at 7:30 p.m.

Proceeds from the event will beneft the Friends of the Library, which provides funds for books, technology, programs and other library needs. 

Correction: The date for this fundraiser was incorrectly reported in the original version of this story. 

Farmington Community Library January 30, 2013 at 04:44 PM
The actual date is Sunday, February 10, 2013. It is not February 8. Thanks!
Nancy Hasek January 30, 2013 at 05:45 PM
The Oscar Shorts are on Sunday, February 10 at the Farmington Civic Theatre.
Joni Hubred-Golden January 30, 2013 at 06:07 PM
Thanks! I've made the correction in the story.

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