Friends of the Library

Our purpose is to support the library through fundraising and volunteer activities.


FOL By-Laws

Fundraising Goal

The Friends of Scott Township Public Library's Goal:
$8,000 Annual distributed in 2 parts during the year.
2008 Friends Check
(Pictured: J. Fiore, P. Maxwell, P. Romano - Oct. 2008)

The Friends of the Scott Township Library presenting the Library Board of Directors with a check for $4,000 that was raised by their members as part of the annual donation to the library.

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How we do it. . .


Fundraising Activities

Throughout the year we raise money. Let us know if you would like to help with any of our events! Sign-up sheets are hung on the Friends Cork Board in the library. Located by the copy machine.

  • Annual Book Sale (Traditionally held the last week of September. Sign-ups begin in August.)
  • Election Day Bake Sales (May & November: Cooking, Wrapping to Sell & set-up, Selling.)
  • Host booths at community events
  • Candy Sale
Supplement Library Purchases

Over the years we have given the library a variety of items to help it become what it is today:

  • FAX Machine
  • Street Logo Signs
  • Subscriptions to Newspapers & Magazines
  • Hindi DVDs
  • Books
  • Book Shelves
  • Magazine Covers
  • Puppets, rocking chair, rug & more for the Children's area.

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Easy way for you to help!

A SIMPLE way YOU can help the Friend's reach their annual goal is stop by the Circ Desk and buy a $1 - Sarris Candy Bar

We carry a nice selection: Chocolate Covered Pretzels, Milk Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, Chocolate & Peanut Butter, Chocolate & Carmel, Chocolate & Roasted Almonds, Chocolate & Rice.



Sarris Candy Fundraiser


These make a great gift too!

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The Annual Book Sale

Sale Dates for 2013:

Thursday, September 26th - Sunday, September 29rd

Held In the Community Room above the Scott Township Pool.
On Park Rd. off of Lindsay Rd.

Thursday, Sept. 26, 6 pm - 8 pm
(Members Only Night. Join at the door!)

Friday, Sept. 27, 11 am - 7 pm

Saturday, Sept. 28, 10 am - 6 pm

Sunday, Sept. 29, 11 am - 4 pm ($3 per paper bag)

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Book Donations

The library always accepts donations for the book sale. If you have books, DVDs, CDs, or books on CD, they are accepted at the Library Circulation Desk. (Please, do not leave donations in the hall or in the book drop.) If you would like a Tax Donation Form, ask at the Circ Desk for one when you drop your items off.

PLEASE NO:
Encyclopedias,
Magazines,
Readers Digest Condensed books,
VHS or Audio Tapes, or
Text Books.


Thank You.

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Buy-a-Brick Campaign

Buy-a-Brick Campaign is another great way to support the Library & have a permanent tribute for family, friends or business.

Brick Packages
4 x 8 Engraved brick --- $100
8 x 8 Engraved brick --- $250
8 x 8 Engraved brick --- $500
(Special recognition plaque in the library included.)
Small Keepsake brick --- $50.00

*Prices are subject to change without notice.*

Visit the Friends of the Library display board by the copier for more information.
Thank you for contributing to build the library one book at a time, one brick at a time.

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Board Officers

To contact any of the FOL Board or Committee Members contact the Library and leave a message.

Terms for the Board of Directors Officers for Friends of the Library last for one year.
Nominations for Officers are taken from November thru January.
Election of Board Officers is held during the Annual General Membership Meeting in January.

2013 Officers
Name
Role
Mary Dudenhoefer President
Annette McGanka Vice President
Harold Rosenberg Treasurer
Elaine Pribicko Secretary

FOL By-Laws

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Committees

To contact any of the FOL Board or Committee Members contact the Library and leave a message.

Committees
Book Sale
Budget & Finance
Brick Sale
Fundraising
Membership
Newsletter
Nominations
Phone Chain
Public Relations
Volunteers
Welcome to the Community

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Annual & Quarterly Meeting

Meetings are open to EVERYONE.

Where:
The Small Meeting Room in the Municipal Building.

When:
Start time is 7 pm.
(For meetings dates and additional information check the "Friends of the Library" bulletin board in the library. It is located by the copier.)

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Membership - Join Today!

Use the Membership Form or follow these steps.

Make check payable to:

Friends of Scott Township Library
On the MEMO line indicate the type of membership:

    Seniors - $7.00.
    Individual - $10.00.
    Family Membership - $20.00.
    Donor/Business - $35.00
    Life Time Member - $500.

Drop the check off at the Circulation Desk or mail it to:


    Friends of the Scott Township Public Library
    301 Lindsay Road
    Scott Township, PA 15106

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