Friends

 

Why should you join?

  • Support children, young adult and adult reading programs.
  • Meet others who love books and the library as much as you do.
  • Participate in Friends activities and find out what is going on in the library world.
  • Be part of this library’s vision for the future.
  • Your efforts are needed and will be greatly appreciated by all who love the library!

What do Friends do?

Some Friends are deeply involved; some simply lend moral support. All have the satisfaction of knowing they have joined with others to help demonstrate support for the Black River Falls Public Library.

  • Raise funds for special projects
  • Coordinate semi-annual book sales
  • Volunteer for library programs & events
  • Promote community awareness of the library

Membership dues and donations from Friends are used to enhance and promote library resources and services including:

  • Children’s reading program incentives
  • Sponsor community events: Friends Open/Mini-Golf @ the library and Antique Appraisal Event
  • Financial support for library programs & collection
  • Library furnishings

Volunteer opportunities

Are you interested in more than just joining? Would you like to volunteer at the library as well? Following are some volunteer opportunities you may be interested in:

  • Friends book sales
  • Fundraising projects
  • Spine label projects
  • Shelf organizer
  • Technology tutor
  • Project Christmas book
  • Summer reading program
  • Gardening
  • Special programs (set up & host)
  • Friends committees
  • Friends Board leadership

Request library volunteer information at the circulation desk.

How do I join?

Just fill out the form (click here) and return it to the library!