Friends of the Library

Friends of the Invermere Public Library

Volunteers who value the library as a vital component of our community.  Our mission is to improve facilities and services offered by the Invermere Public Library.

 

The Friends

  • sponsor fundraising events to support library programs and services
  • receive donations on the library’s behalf
  • advocate on behalf of the library
  • are committed to a new library facility

An Invitation to become a Friend

“The library can never have enough Friends”

There are lots of ways to be a “Friend” – pick the one that works best for you.

Steering Committee

  • Plan events to support the library and raise funds
  • Attend regular meetings, about 7 per year
  • Manage the business of the organization
  • Purchase a Friends of the Library membership

Partner

  • Assist with preparation and implementation of events
  • Purchase a Friends of the Library membership
  • May attend Steering Committee meetings

Advocate

  • Believe in the value of the library in community, but unable to devote time
  • Encourage and offer assistance or financial aid
  • Purchase a Friends of the Library membership
  • May attend Steering Committee meetings

Annual membership fee is $15.00

Please leave your information with the library staff.  A Friend of the Library will contact you soon.

Annual Friends Fundraisers

  • The BIG Book sale in July
  • Christmas Silent Auction
  • Hotdog and book sale at Home Hardware
  • Mountain Mosaic Children’s Festival booth

 

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