What the Friends Provides

In 2016, the Friends gave the Library over $42,000 in gifts and support for numerous programs. These included:

  • Adult, Teen, and Youth Reading Programs
  • Film and Book Discussions
  • The annual Teddy Bear Walk
  • Adult and Teen Craft Programs
  • South Branch Programming
  • Youth Special Programming
  • Teen Programs
  • National Library Week
  • Tally Fisher Public Art Sculpture

Since 1982 the Friends has raised more than $700,000 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.