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Archive for April, 2014

2015 Book Sale Schedule

Type

Day

Date

Time

Members Only Night Friday January 16 6:30-9:30 p.m.
 General Public Saturday January 17 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
 General Public Sunday January 18 Noon-4 p.m.
 Cook Book Sale Saturday February 7 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
 Members Only Night  Friday April 17 6:30-9:30 p.m.
 General Public Saturday April 18 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
 General Public Sunday April 19 Noon-4 p.m.
 South Branch Saturday May 9 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Members Only Night Friday July 17 6:30-9:30 p.m.
 General Public Saturday July 18 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
 General Public Sunday July 19  Noon-4 p.m.
By MPPL on April 15, 2014 Categories: Uncategorized

What the Friends Provides

In 2013, the Friends raised approximately $35,700 from the sale of used books and other donated items. We gave the Library over $24,700 in gifts and support for numerous programs. These included:

  • All Adult and Youth Reading Programs
  • The Baby Talk Program
  • Film and book discussions
  • The annual Teddy Bear Walk
  • Adult Craft Programs
  • South Branch Programming
  • Youth Authors Special Programming
  • National Library Week
  • Money Smart Week
  • Senior Session: Still Acting Up 

Since 1982 the Friends has raised more than $600,000 for gifts to the Library. The Friends fundraising provides the Library with equipment, programs, services and other materials that it might not be able to buy otherwise.

By MPPL on April 14, 2014 Categories: Uncategorized