Beginning Friday, November 20, the library building will be closed to the public.  Curbside Pickup Service and 24/7 Locker Pickups will still be available.  Read this news release for more information.

Friends of the Library Donation Match Fundraiser

Friends Donation Match Fundraiser!

We have received offers from several anonymous donors for a challenge match! The donations total $4,000.00! We are so grateful, and very hopeful that we can meet the match and add a total of $8,000.00 to our diminishing funds. This donation match will end 12/15/2020.

As you probably know, our used book shop (and the library) have been struggling in 2020 due to the Covid Pandemic.

  • The Library has been closed since March 16, 2020 and only recently opened on a limited basis.
  • Marsha’s Friendshop has been closed as well and still is.
  • The Friends cannot accept book donations and cannot access our stock in the shop or back work room.
  • There is no foreseeable date for The Friends to resume limited activities within the library, let alone to resume full activities.
  • This effectively has shut down our main revenue stream

We have put our collective creative hats on! Our volunteers have been resourceful and initiated local restaurant shared fundraisers as well as two Tailgate Used Book Sales. Sadly, we will not be able to hold any more Tailgate Sales due to the increasing cold weather.

That's why we are so excited about this challenge for matching donations!  If you are able to donate, please consider this unique opportunity! Every dollar counts, and every dollar DOUBLES! We thank you for your past support and hope you can help us again, now.

You can donate via Facebook or via our non-profit fundraising platform, Bloomerang.

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