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Friends of the Library

Current Officers:
Liz Grant, President
Becky Koon, Vice President
Beth Cravens, Secretary/Treasurer

Announcing the Annual Friends of the Pelion Branch Library Book Sale
Saturday, August 11, 2012
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Stage 2 at the SC Pelion Peanut Party
951 Pine Street, Pelion, SC 29123

For more information call: Liz at 622-9028 or the Library 785-3272

The Friends of The Pelion Branch Library is a voluntary organization of citizens whose mission is to promote and foster among the Pelion Community an interest in and support for the Pelion Branch Library by facilitating programs and providing funding. The Library is one of the most valuable resources in our community. It is one place where everyone is welcome, where there is no exclusion for any reason - age, sex, race, ethnicity, education, or work experience.

Our Friends serve as volunteers within the Library and ambassadors within the community. Revenue generated through membership dues, annual book sales, and other fund raising activities, goes to enhance and supplement library collections and services beyond what is provided through public appropriation.

The Friends of Pelion Branch Library is a tax-exempt, non-profit, charitable organization and all contributions are tax deductible. Joining the Friends of Pelion Branch Library is your way to support and promote the Pelion Branch Library and keep abreast of Library activities. Please take time to print out and complete the attached form. All donations are tax deductible.

In 2012 the Friends Projects and Events include:
Increase membership and local business sponsorships
Recruit Volunteers
Tea Party February 25, 2012 Pelion Community Easter Egg Hunt & Games, March 31, 2012
Annual Poetry Contest, April 26, 2012
On-Going Book Sales in the Library
Annual Peanut Party Book Sale, August 11, 2012
Support of Youth & Adult Reading Programs with snacks, door prizes and supplies
Incentive Prizes for Summer Reading Program Completers
Library materials and books beyond what is provided through public appropriation

Yearly Membership Dues:

$6 - student and senior citizen
$12 - adult individuals
$24 family
$50 - business sponsor

Meeting dates will be scheduled as necessary throughout the year. Look and listen for these meeting dates and times on display in the Branch.

Thanks for being a Friend.


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