Friends of ACPL

Books, videos, and CDs are always accepted as donations for the Friends of the Library Book Sales. Feel free to drop off your donation when the Library is open.

Upcoming Events:

                                           BOOK DISCUSSION 2017-2018

 

BOOK DISCUSSION 2017-2018

SEPTEMBER 26, 2017 “WHEN BOOKS WENT TO WAR: THE STORIES THAT HELPED US WIN WORLD WAR II” BY MOLLY GUPTILL MANNING
DISCUSSION LEADER: SUE NEELY

OCTOBER 24, 2017 “THE GRAVEYARD BOOK” BY NEIL GAIMAN
DISCUSSION LEADER: CORY LANDON

NOVEMBER 14, 2017 “LITTLE PARIS BOOKSHOP” BY NINA GEORGE
DISCUSSION LEADER: ROGER ROSENBERG

NO DECEMBER DISCUSSION

JANUARY 23, 2018 “THE ROAD TO CHARACTER” BY DAVID BROOKS
DISCUSSION LEADER: DR. MARK HANLEY

FEBRUARY 27, 2018 “PERFUME RIVER” BY ROBERT OLEN BUTLER
DISCUSSION LEADER:   TBA

MARCH 27, 2018 “MOLOKA’I” BY ALAN BRENNERT
DISCUSSION LEADER: MARK LAUGHLIN

APRIL 24, 2018 “THE DINNER” BY HERMAN KOCH
DISCUSSION LEADER:    TBA

 

Mission:

The Friends of the Adair County Public Library are dedicated to supporting the goal of the Adair County Public Library—to provide the best possible library service for all citizens of Adair County.

The functions of the Friends of the Library are subject to the wishes and approval of the Library Board of Trustees and the Library Director.

Duties:

  • Serve as liaison to the community
  • Encourage donations and bequests
  • Fund special needs
  • Organize and operate the book sales
  • Sponsor book discussion groups
  • Sponsor programs
  • Support the Children’s Summer Reading Program
  • Help publicize Library activities and needs
  • Encourage volunteers
  • Friends of the Library is a non-profit organization

Click here to download a membership form