Friends of the Library

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 14 @ 7:00pm – Friends of the Library Meeting

Your membership brings you:

  • Friends quarterly newsletter FEB 2020 (Read it Here)
  • Notice of special events

Friends sponsor:

  • Used books sales
  • Annual auction
  • Monthly book club
  • Other special events

Why does the library need the Friends?

  • To focus public attention on the library
  • To stimulate the use of the library’s services & resources
  • To support the development of services & facilities for the community
  • To energize community support for the library
  • To raise funds to support library services

2020 Meeting & Activities Schedule

  • 38th Annual Auction – A Mexican Fiesta, Saturday, March 21, 2020 @ 5:00pm
  • Book Sale  –  Apr 23 – 25, 2020
  • Thursday, May 14 @ 7pm – Meeting
  • Thursday, August 13 @ 7pm – Meeting
  • Thursday, November 12 @ 7pm – Meeting

Friends Book Club

The Book Club is an informal group that meets on the last Thursday of each month at 2:30 pm, except for the months of July, August, and December. Friends, members and the public are welcome.

Book Selections 2019-2020

  • September 26     I, Eliza Hamilton by Susan Holloway Scott
  • October 31     The Big Burn by Timothy Egan
  • December 5    The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
  • January 30     Thomas Jefferson, the Art of Power by Jon Meecham
  • February 27     Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker by  Jennifer Chiavernini
  • March 26     Still Life by Louise Penny
  • April 30     Dinner in Camelot by Joseph Esposito
  • May 28     Welcome to the World, Baby Girl by Fannie Flagg

Friends Book Sorting

The Friends of the Library will be sorting book donations on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of every month. Please join us!

Degenstein Library Hometown Collectible

The Friends would like to remind you that The Degenstein Community Library facade Hometown Collectible is still available at a cost of $10.00.

Want to be a Friend?

Please complete the Membership Form in our brochure and return it to the address shown below.

Friends Of The Library
PO Box 145
Sunbury, PA 17801
Email: Friends of the Library

Officers are:

  • JoAnn Long – President
  • Lana Gulden – Vice President
  • Judi Sloditskie – Secretary/Treasurer
  • Lana Gulden – Membership Committee Chair