Friends/Bookstore

Friends of the Library Annual Appeal

Friends of the Library Annual Appeal
Posted by Tina Stewart on Wed, 11/27/2013 - 11:02am

The Friends of the Library Annual Appeal is underway. This year the Friends will be raising funds to support Grow a Reader, an early literacy program, and to purchase a 3-D printer for the library. Click here for more details. Thank you for your donation!

Time to Renew your Friends of the Library Membership

Time to Renew your Friends of the Library Membership
Posted by Tina Stewart on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 8:54pm

Friends of the Library Membership renewal drive is underway! Your membership is a vital source of funding for the many wonderful well attended events. In addition, the Friends fund museum passes, equipment such as the new coffee maker in the front lobby, laptops, a new camera and camcorder and much more that make our library one of the best in the area. Please renew your membership. If you are not a member of the Friends of the Library, please click here to join!

Book Store Next Door Open Wednesdays and Saturdays

Book Store Next Door Open Wednesdays and Saturdays
Posted by Tina Stewart on Fri, 03/08/2013 - 11:03am

The Book Store Next Door has resumed its Wednesday hours. It is now open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm. Stop by and shop for a great selection of gently used books and other media at bargain prices. Donations of your gently used books are welcome during these hours. All proceeds benefit the library.

Chocolate Gift Basket

Chocolate Gift Basket
Posted by Tina Stewart on Thu, 01/31/2013 - 1:02pm

In keeping with the spirit of "Everything Chocolate" during February, the Friends of the Library have put together a Chocolate Gift Basket. The basket not only contains a variety of chocolate treats but also a $100 Williams Sonoma gift card, a $25 Godiva gift card and a $25 Lindt gift card plus two chocolate cook books.  Tickets are for sale for $2 each or 3 for $5. The winner will be drawn on March 1st.

Private Shopping for Book Groups at Book Store Next Door

Private Shopping for Book Groups at Book Store Next Door
Posted by Tina Stewart on Fri, 01/11/2013 - 12:08pm

Book groups may schedule a private shopping time for its members at the Book Store Next Door. Mint condition hardcover books are only $2, trade paperbacks $1 and mass market paperbacks 50 cents!  Email library director Tina Stewart tstewart@mvlc.org and she will put you in touch with someone from the book store who will meet with your group. The Book Store Next Door is located next to the library.  During January and February, the Book Store Next Door is open on Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm.

Christmas Books Half Price at Book Store Next Door

Christmas Books Half Price at Book Store Next Door
Posted by Tina Stewart on Thu, 11/15/2012 - 5:50pm

Stop by the Book Store Next Door for your holiday book shopping. You will find holiday cooking and craft books, children's Christmas stories and much more at half off the already low prices! There is something for everyone on your Christmas list at the Book Store Next Door. The Book Store will be open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm through December 15. The Book Store Next Door will be closed on Saturday December 22 and on Saturday December 29.

Take Home Obama and/or Romney Figures

Take Home Obama and/or Romney Figures
Posted by Tina Stewart on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 11:11am

The Friends of the Library will accept your bid on the Obama and Romney life size figures until Tuesday November 20 at 9 pm.  Highest bid takes home one or both of the 2012 presidential candidates.



Penny Vote Results

Penny Vote Results
Posted by Tina Stewart on Wed, 11/07/2012 - 11:52am

The results of the Friends of the Library Penny Vote are Obama $115.61 and Romney $104.24. All proceeds benefit the library. Thanks to all who voted!

Patriots' Basket Winner

Patriots' Basket Winner
Posted by Tina Stewart on Fri, 11/02/2012 - 2:10pm

Jean Irving is the winner of the Friends of the Library Patriots' Gift Bakset. Congratulations Jean! Thanks to all who bought tickets and supported the Friends of the Library.

Red Sox Gift Basket Winner

Red Sox Gift Basket Winner
Posted by Tina Stewart on Tue, 07/03/2012 - 2:13pm

Clarice Ross is the winner of the Friends of the Library Red Sox gift basket. The gift basket raised over $1,000. Thanks to everyone who bought a ticket. All proceeds benefit the library.

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