Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Salina Public Library is an organization of volunteer members dedicated to providing visible support for the Salina Public Library by raising and donating funds to the library, initiating and sponsoring activities and events, and providing volunteers for library activities.
Friends’ book sale shelf located in the adult department
Friend’s Favorites, a publication of book reviews by local readers
Book sales: The next sale will be Oct. 25, with the Friends-only preview sale on Oct. 24
Friends’ tote bag sale – (can be purchased at the circulation desk)
Reception and book sales for visiting authors
Scholarships for teen volunteers
T-shirts for the summer teen volunteers
Large print Readers Digest magazine
Library tour-on-tape translated into Spanish and Vietnamese
Toys & Games for the Imagination Station in Youth Services
Information Services Desk
Some volunteer activities for the Friends Members are shelf reading/organizing, hosting at special library or Friends event, reviewing repaired audio tapes, bring goodies to special events, assist with organizing the FSPL book sale items, lend a hand with the art/book sale, assist with ticket and book sales for the spring poetry series, help out with receptions and book sales for visiting authors.
Membership Categories and Annual Dues
$100 Single Lifetime
$250 Family Lifetime
Fill out a form at the adult circulation desk or get a form online to become a Friend of the Library!
The Friends Board includes 12 members who are elected to three-year terms. The officers and board members for 2011-12 are:
President: Janet Schmidt
Vice President: Janice Stanton
Secretary: Marcia Anderson
Treasurer: Cloie Brevik