Friends of the Library

What is the mission of the Friends? 

Encouraging volunteer opportunities within the library; Focusing public attention on library needs and services; Sponsoring cultural activities and children's programming as a means of broadening community awareness and use of library services and resources; Providing funding for special library needs not included in the annual tax-supported budget; Stimulating the use of the library through book groups and special programs; and Receiving and soliciting gifts, bequests and endowments to the library.


Who can attend Friends of the Library lectures and programming?

All Friends' programs are open to the public and begin at 7 pm the third Thursday of every month unless otherwise publicized. Monthly announcements are mailed to the Friends of the Library mailing list.  If you would like to be added, please leave your address and yearly dues at the circulation desk.


How does one become a Friend?

It's easy! Stop by the library, or call 824-4736 to receive a membership form and return it to the library with dues (payable to "Friends of the Library"). The annual membership period is July 1 - June 30.

 Memberships types include:

     $5    Individual
$10   Family

2019 Meet Me at the Library Evening Lecture Series

April 18th

Kevin Corley - Local Author Spotlight:

Sundown Town, Sixteen Tons & Throw Out the Water

May 16th

Lisa Peterson (Nutrition & Wellness Extension Educator):
Eating for a Healthy Heart w/ Instruction & Recipes

June 20th

Judge Ron Spears - Part 4 of the Lincoln Series:

Lincoln's Washington Years

July 18th

To be announced

August 15th

To be announced

September 19th

To be announced

October 4th, 5th & 6th

Annual Book Sale with Preview Night


November 21st


Family Reading Night (watch for details)

December 19th

Library Christmas Party (watch for details)


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