Friends of the Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library

 

 

Got Books!

If you are looking for a way to help out a nonprofit organization, you might want to donated used books, magazines, DVD's and CD's that you no longer need.

They will be sold at the annual book sale to help generate funds for programs and projects at the library.

Donations may be dropped off at:

Watertown Industrial Center
Local Developement Corporation
Building A
800 Starbuck Avenue.
 

Please do not drop off books at Flower Memorial Library. Due to construction, there is limited space available.

 
                   The Friends of the Library 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 sales and provides gifts and endowments to the library.     


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.

   
If you would like to donate, we would be so appreciative. Giving is simple!
 
  • 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.

Donation Forms are another way to help the library!
Money donations may be made to the Friends or the Library
Donations are a wonderful way of honoring a special person or the memory of a special person.
All donations are tax deductible
Forms are available at the library or download a form here!
 

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.