What’s the Buzz?

The Community Buzzathon is a weeklong whirlwind of fun programs and FUNdraising for The Free Library. A joint effort of the Board of Trustees and Library Staff, the Buzzathon

culminates with the Community Spelling Bee on Fri., Oct. 7. Here’s how you can bee involved!

  • Sponsor a Bee Team…or Two. Stay tuned for details on how you can make a fundraising donation to one of our bee-dazzling teams! (The team that raises the most wins a prize!)
  • Take a Chance on our Two Raffle Baskets. A Honey of a Basket (with homemade quilt) and Local Bizz Buzz (with gift certificates from local businesses). $5 per ticket or 3 for $10. 
  • Go Bananas for Bananagrams. Participate in our first-ever Bananagrams tournament. Open to all ages. $10 entry fee. 
  • Attend the Spelling Bee! No tickets required, but you can donate at the door by “tipping the honeypots” of your favorite teams.

Events, Programs & Fundraisers

  • Raffle Baskets on display at the library from mid-Sept. Winners will be drawn at the Bee.
  • Bananagrams Kickoff, single-elimination tournament, Sat., Oct. 1, 10:30am-12:30pm. In person. More details and registration coming soon. Drop-ins will also be welcomed based on space.
  • Honey Bee Pin Make & Take Craft, available all week at the library.
  • Got Allergies? Honey Can Help! Presented by Madison Chapman, Doylestown Health, Mon., Oct. 3, 12 noon. On Zoom.                               
  • Honey Bee Story Time with Miss Patricia. Tues., Oct. 4 at 10:30am. In person. 
  • Cooking with Honey with Connie Hillman, Thurs., Oct. 6, 3pm. On Facebook. 
  • Community Spelling Bee, team competition, Fri., Oct. 7, 7pm. N-HS High School theater.              

All proceeds from the Buzzathon support the library’s day-to-day operating expenses.