URGENT – 4 Board Members needed immediately

Friends of the Pomona Public Library has an urgent need of 4 new Board Members by July 8. Without them, a 61st year for the Friends will not be possible.

Compplete and return the Volunteer Application for Board Member and return to us ASAP. Thank you for your support.

FRIENDS OF THE POMONA PUBLIC LIBRARY, INC.
P. O. Box 2271, Pomona, CA 91769 Phone: 909-802-9271
VOLUNTEER APPLICATION FOR BOARD MEMBER
Requirements:
• Age 25 years or older
• Have job experience with some specialty
• Have a passion for community libraries
• Able to attend monthly Board Meetings (generally at 1:00 pm the second Wednesday in the Pomona Public Library Board Room)
• Serve for a two year term

NAME:_____________________________________________________________
Address:____________________________________________________________
City: ____________________________________State: _____ ZIP :_____________
Phone: ______________________________ and/or _________________________
Email: ______________________________________________________________

Past job or volunteer experience: ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
What do you think is most important for a Friends of the Library to do for the Library? ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
How did you learn about us? ________________________________________________________________________
Date application received___________

VOLUNTEERS

Volunteer Opportunities – click on Volunteer

49th Laura Ingalls Wilder Gingerbread Sociable

What fun everyone had!  The children were smiling, participating in the square dancing and crafts and during the very entertaining Cowboy Bob show.  Costume prizes were given and real gingerbread cookies, shaped and decorated gingerbread men.  Thanks so much for our volunteers who helped: Rebecca Ramos and her team, Leslie Albert who arranged the B & B Square Dancers from Rancho Cucamonga, Evelyn Perrine who found a baker who would make the decorated gingerbread cookie men, and to Beverly MacCallum, Marina Medina, Eunice Russell, who helped with Costume judging and refreshments and more.  Thanks too to the Library staff, Muriel Spill, Pat Lambert, and Crystal who do so much for the Library every day.  We had a good turnout and very happy children and parents.  Thank you everyone; enjoy the picture album.

Gwen Robinson, President, Friends of the Pomona Public Library.

Laura Ingalls Wilder Gingerbread Sociable 2015

Laura Ingalls Wilder Gingerbread Sociable 2015

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MEMBERSHIP MATTERS

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“ I think the health of our civilization, the depth of our culture, and our concerns for the future, can all be tested by how well we support our libraries.”                            Carl Sagan – American astronomer, astrophysicist

We invite you to newly join or renew your membership in our Friends of the Pomona Public Library family.  We value your support as we strive to Rescue Our Library.

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Welcome to FOPPL Volunteer Team-Work Page

th2VLOH8UR      We are looking for workers who are passionate about the importance of the library to the community as a whole!  We are looking for people who have special skills to share or wish to learn special skills with us in pursuing our mission of Rescuing the Pomona Library.

We have seven  teams listed below with individual skill areas to choose from.  You may choose the amount of time you have to volunteer and whether you wish to work at the Library or from your home.  We will keep in touch with you by face to face meeting, email or phone.  We encourage you to attend at least one meeting a year at the Library.  The eighth Friends Board is also a volunteer choice if you interested in a position; we need you!

A Volunteer Application follows the Team Work page.  You may download the form, fill it out, and mail it to: Friends of the Pomona Public Library, P.O.Box 2271, Pomona, CA 91769   Attention: Volunteers.   If you have questions phone 909-802-9271 or email fo_ppl@yahoo.com.

Visit our web site:  www.friendspomonalibrary.org

Like us on Facebook/Friends Pomona Public Library

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TEAM WORK  You may work several tasks or only one.  You may change tasks when requested.

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Membership Drive

We Need You!
FRIENDS OF POMONA PUBLIC LIBRARY is active in raising funds to give needed support for the Pomona Public Library programs & services.

Our all-volunteer organization raises funds through:

  • Friends Bookstore in the Library (sales of used books, sales of new citrus reproduction labels and blankets – all donated)
  • Monthly used book sales from the parking lot.
  • Amazon online used book sales
  • Monthly silent auction in the Library
  • Basket Raffles
  • Special events: Walkathon and Appraisal Day.
  • Donations

JOIN FRIENDS OF POMONA PUBLIC LIBRARY TODAY.  HELP US TO SUPPORT THE LIBRARY!  The community needs a strong, healthy library!

Membership $10.00 per year.  Send your check to: Friends of Pomona Public Library, P.O. Box 2271,Pomona, CA 91769.
Phone us for more information: 909.802.9271