Friends of the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library

 

 

The 2017 Fall Book Sale is Here!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library

Where: Flower Memorial Library, 229 Washington Street, Watertown NY.

When: Sale opens to the public Saturday, October 28th at 9:00 am and runs through Wednesday, November 8th.

Preview Night: Friday, October 27th from 6:00 pm -8:00 pm. You must be a member to attend and purchase books. Not a member? You may join at the door.

  • Seniors/Students/Military - $10.00
  • Individual - $15.00
  • Family - $25.00

Bag Sale: The bag sale will start Saturday, November 4th through Wednesday, November 8th.  $1.00 a bag. Any donations are welcomed and appreciated.

Sale Prices:

Children's Books - $.25
Young Adult - $.50
Paperbacks - $.50
Hardcover - $1.00
DVD's/Talking Books - $1.00
Magazines - $.10
Special Interest Titles - As marked

 

 

Monthly meetings of the Friends Board are the first Wednesday of each month at 4:00 pm at the library.

What is the Friends of the Library Group?

The Friends Group is a volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and enhancing the resources of the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library. Among other activities, the Friends Group organizes fundraising events, book slaes and provides gifts and endowments tothe library.

What do we do?

The Friends of the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library was founded so that members of the community may become active participants in the Library.

Activities:

Some Friend's activities include organizing fund-raising events, holding book sales, supporting volunteer activities and encouraging gifts and endowments.

Benefits:

When you join the Friends Group, you join other community members who share your interest in books, in knowledge, and in your committment to the improvement of the community's cultural resources. Your membership helps the Library remain strong and vital. Become a member of the Friends Group today! Please join us! A membership application will be found on this website or may be obtained at the circulation desk. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Officers:

President: Jayn Graves
Vice-President: Cindy Moore
Treasurer: Ron Riordan
Secretary: Carol Smith
Assistant Treasurer: Ronald Roberts
 

Directors: Jennifer Banazek, Maryann Boxberger, Valerie Cascanet, Christine Cisco, Glenn Gough, Susan Johnson, Maureen Lundy-Way, Margot McGrorman, Mary Miles, Kyle Ramey, Leslie Robare, Diane Rutherford and  Michele White.

Trustee Board Liason: Connie Holberg

Membership:

Become a member of the Friends of the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library. Your membership helps pilot new library acquisitions, programs, and services that make our library a great resource and a positive experience for our community.

Our Friends Group is a non-profit organization and memberships and donations are tax-deductible. If you would like to become a friend, print the Membership form below, fill it out, and return it to the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library. When you join the Friends Group, you join other community members who share your interest in books, in knowledge, and in your committment to the improvement of the community's cultural resources. Your membership helps the Library remain strong and vital. Become a member of the Friends Group today! Please join us! We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Download the form to BECOME a Friend of the Library

Download the form to RENEW Your Membership!

People aged 10 to 100 can find volunteer opportunities with the Library's Friends Group that match their schedule, interests, and skills. Members of the Friends Group can contribute a few hours every week, volunteer once a month, or be involved in events from time to time during the year. Our volunteer schedules are flexible and designed to fit into a busy calendar.

Interested? It is easy to volunteer! Just fill out the Volunteer Form and tell us how you'd like to volunteer. Someone will contact you to discuss your interests and our opportunities in more detail.