Friends of the Library Endowment Fund
The Northern New York Community Foundation is generously matching up to $10,000 in an endowment fund for the Friends of the Library.
This is a great opportunity to double your contribution!
In order to provide services to the library, we rely on the generosity of individuals and businesses for support. Without the assistance of community-minded individuals just like you, we wouldn't be able to serve the Flower Memorial Library.
- Go to www.nnycf.org
- Click on "Giving" at the top of the page.
- Click on "Donate Online".
- Click on "Donate".
- Enter the amount you wish to donate and method of payment.
- Under "Add Special Instructions to Seller" type in "Donations for Friends of the Flower Memorial Library".
- Finish payment information and click "Donate Now".
- You will receive a confirmation e-mail.
Any donation to the Friends of the Library can be tax deductible and is greatly appreciated. Regardless of how much you donate, your donation is used to purchase more materials for the library.
Save the Date:
Friends of the Library Annual Meeting is April 12th, 2017 at 5:00 pm at the newly renovated Northern New York Community Foundation, 131 Washington Street, Watertown NY.
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.
Some Friend's activities include organizing fund-raising events, holding book sales, supporting volunteer activities and encouraging gifts and endowments.
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.
Directors: Jennifer Banazek, Maryann Boxberger, Valerie Cascanet, Glenn Gough, Susan Johnson, Maureen Lundy-Way, Margot McGrorman, Mary Miles, Cindy Moore, Kyle Ramey, Leslie Robare, Diane Rutherford and Michele White.
Board Liason: Connie Holberg
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.
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.