Friends Newsletter
Spring 2015

Children's Corner

Karen MacPherson's
news and reviews

Spring Book Sale Success

May 16th was a sunny day and brought out book buyers galore to the Friends used book sale. Over $2000 was brought in which will fund numerous programs for children, teens, and adults through the summer.
- posted May 22

The 2015 poetry posters are on the streets of Takoma Park and online on our website.
- posted May 21

The color version of the newslettercan be seen here on the website.
- posted Mar 7

Sterling Mulbry has created a map showing the locations of Takoma Park's Little Free Libraries. Her father, Walter, serves on the board of the Friends of the Takoma Park Library
- posted Jan 1

The "Community Needs Assessment and Visioning for a 21st Century Public Library" was completed In January of 2014 for the Takoma Park Maryland Library. It contains a summary of survey and focus group responses and consultant recommendations with an appendix of the details from the collected data.
- posted Apr 16

The "Takoma Voice" article by Max Bennett on the Friends Great Big Book Group includes photos of participants from previous discussion series.
- posted Dec 11

E-Books now at the Library -- free to card holders!
The Friends have funded a year's subscription to five new online resources. From languages to graphic novels, to the classics of literature, a vast array of books are yours electronically. Audio, games and puzzles are offered for early or reluctant readers. Learn more about what is offered in our Fall 2011 Newsletter and how easy it is to access your choice.

Please become a member of the Friends of the Takoma Park Maryland Library. Your membership donation helps bring these e-books to you as well as the Library's other fine programs and services.
- posted Oct 15