Summer 2014 FoKL Point

Just released is the Summer Edition of FoKL Point! Make plans to attend the Kansas Library Association Conference in Wichita.  Friends of Kansas Libraries is hosting a speaker for Trustees/Friends Day October 29 who you will not want to miss. Linda Regan, Development Director of the Child Advocacy Center, Springfield, Missouri is introduced in this Summer…

Fall 2013 FoKL Point

The new edition of FoKL Point is here!   Read news of the KLA conference, the Duane Johnson Library Leadership Award winner, and United for Libraries membership for Friends and library trustees.  This Fall edition also includes news from member groups that are working to enhance community library programs and services. Does your library have an organized…

National Friends of the Library Week

A volunteer appreciation was held at Silver Lake Library on Tuesday, October 18, 2011.  The event was held in recognition of National Friends of the Library week which is celebrated annually by Friends of the Library throughout the country. Thirty-two Friends and volunteers attended the appreciation program at the Silver Lake Library.  Roy Bird, author…

Friends Public Service Announcement

Paula Poundstone is the spokesperson for ALTAFF (Association of Library Trusteees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations.).  Her message to volunteers and donors to “give back” to their library is both humorous and timely. Use this ALTAFF Public Service Announcement on your Friends website.  Friends of the Library in all communities have permission to post this message.