Friends of the Library
picture from Friends of Libraries web site, http://www.folusa.org/.
There are active Friends of the Library groups at each branch of the Pamunkey Regional Library. For information on how you can join a Friends of the Library group, please visit your local branch library or call 804-365-6211. Or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org with "Friends" in the subject line and include your name and address in the body.
For more information about national library advocacy and the Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations, visit its web site.
The Library encourages and supports Friends of the Library organizations to meet or achieve its Mission Statement, Service Roles, Goals and Objectives. Friends are organized with one or more of the following objectives:
To increase community awareness and use of the Library.
To work for library legislation or appropriations.
To encourage gifts, endowments and memorials for the Library.
To provide direct financial assistance.
To raise money and campaign for a new building, renovation or expansion.
To sponsor programs designed to add to the cultural life of the community.
To volunteer in the library on specific projects designated by the Library.
Friends Reception 2014
On January 26, 2014, Friends and staff members gathered at the Mechanicsville Branch Library for a reception. Below is a selection of photos from the event. Click on the thumbnail to see the full photo.
Friends of the Library Recognition Dinner
To see the full picture from our earlier Friends of the Library recognition dinner at Randolph-Macon College, click on a thumbnail below.