Tuesday, October 25, 2016

FCPL Open House Photo Contest (10/29-11:59 PM 10/30)



FCPL Open House Photo Contest (10/29-11:59 PM 10/30)


One of two prize bundles you might win by entering the contest! The second prize features different books.
Show us how much fun you had at FCPL’s Open House for a chance to win one of two prize bundles, filled with great new books and other goodies!
  1. Follow Fresno County Public Library on Instagram (@fresnolibrary) and/or Twitter.
  2. By 11:59 PM Oct. 30, on Instagram* and/or Twitter, share a picture of yourself at one of FCPL’s Open House events. Take your picture(s) next to an Open House sign, or while participating in one of the Open House activities.
  3. Use these hashtags (both): #fresnolibrary and #fcplopenhouse
*Instagram accounts must be set to public for the duration of the contest.

Enter as many photos as you like. Winner will be selected at random from among all entries received and notified via social media message.

Disclaimers:

Upon submitting a post that meets the guidelines established above, eligible followers will be entered in the drawing. The contest is open to all residents of Fresno County, age 18 years and older, with a Fresno County Public Library card/account, except Fresno County Public Library employees and their families. All contest entries must be submitted by 11:59 PM on October 30th. This contest is in no way sponsored or administered by any social media site. By entering, contest participants confirm they release Instagram and Twitter of responsibility for contest outcomes, and agree to the terms of service of these social media sites.

Winners will be selected by random draw from among all eligible entries received, and announced on social media by November 1st. Odds of winning depend on the number of qualified entries received, but no entrant may win more than one prize. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. No cash alternatives, substitution, or transfers of prizes will be permitted. Winners must collect their prize at a Fresno County Public Library branch, and each winner will be contacted to determine which branch the prize is to be sent to for pickup. A prospective winner will be required to provide Fresno County Public Library with his/her/their name, library card number, and telephone number or email address, for purposes of determining eligibility and prize administration.

Additionally, winners agree that Fresno County Public Library may use their posts and any associated identification (ex. Twitter handle) for advertising and publicity purposes, without further compensation (except where prohibited).

The Fresno County Public Library is not responsible for computer system, hardware, software, or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, or delayed computer transactions or network connections that affect the prize draw or your participation in it. Furthermore, the Fresno County Public Library is not responsible for:

  • lost, misdirected, misplaced, illegible, unintelligible, incomplete, or late entries
  • any act, failure to act, or delay regarding the transmitting or processing of entries

Fresno County Public Library is entitled to interpret these rules as required, and its decision is final. This prize draw is subject to all applicable federal and state laws and regulations. These prize rules are subject to change without notice, in order to comply with any applicable laws or the policy of any other entity having jurisdiction over the prize draw.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Win tickets to TORUK - The First Flight!



BREAKING NEWS: Thanks to a generous donation from Save Mart Center, we’re giving away three pairs of tickets to the Thursday, Oct. 27 7:30 pm performance of TORUK – The First Flight!

Three (3) fans/followers, one from each social media following, will win a pair of tickets. One of these lucky winners (chosen at random) will also get to take home a few extra TORUK goodies.

How to enter our giveaway:

  1. Like or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
  2. By midnight on Thursday, Oct. 20, answer the following question: “What would you do to see Cirque du Soleil?” (Don’t worry, we won’t really make you do it—but do have a bit of fun with this. Just keep it family-friendly.)
  3.  If you’re connecting with us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/fresnolibrary) or Instagram (@fresnolibrary), simply type your answer as a reply to the contest post. If you’re entering on Twitter (@FCPL), reply to our contest tweet, or be sure to tag us in your answer.

One comment/entry per person, per social media platform. Winners will be selected at random and notified via social media message.

Disclaimers:

Upon submitting a Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram post that meets the guidelines established above, eligible followers will be entered in the drawing. The contest is open to all residents of Fresno County, age 18 years and older, with a Fresno County Public Library card/account, except Fresno County Public Library employees and their families. All contest entries must be submitted by midnight on Thursday, Oct. 20. This contest is in no way sponsored or administered by any social media site. By entering, contest participants confirm they release Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram of responsibility for contest outcomes, and agree to the terms of service of these social media sites.

Winners will be selected by random draw from among all eligible entries received, and announced on social media by Friday, Oct. 21, 2016. Odds of winning depend on the number of qualified entries received, but no entrant may win multiple pairs of tickets. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. No cash alternatives, substitution, or transfers of prizes will be permitted. Winners must collect their prize at a Fresno County Public Library branch, and each winner will be contacted to determine which branch the prize is to be sent to for pickup. A prospective winner will be required to provide Fresno County Public Library with his/her/their name, library card number, and telephone number or email address, for purposes of determining eligibility and prize administration.

Additionally, winners agree that Fresno County Public Library may use their posts and any associated identification (ex. Twitter handle) for advertising and publicity purposes, without further compensation (except where prohibited).

The Fresno County Public Library is not responsible for computer system, hardware, software, or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, or delayed computer transactions or network connections that affect the prize draw or your participation in it. Furthermore, the Fresno County Public Library is not responsible for:

  • lost, misdirected, misplaced, illegible, unintelligible, incomplete, or late entries
  • any act, failure to act, or delay regarding the transmitting or processing of entries

Fresno County Public Library is entitled to interpret these rules as required, and its decision is final. This prize draw is subject to all applicable federal and state laws and regulations. These prize rules are subject to change without notice, in order to comply with any applicable laws or the policy of any other entity having jurisdiction over the prize draw.