Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library


The Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library (FOL) is a nonprofit organization of volunteers dedicated to enhancing the Library's resources and services since 1972. We invite you to participate. Join Us!

Our website is a comprehensive source of information - about our Friends and activities, our Branch Library and its resources, our Los Angeles Public Library's extensive resources, and links to our Encino-Tarzana community. CHECK THE MENUS AND ENJOY BROWSING!

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Our Mission:

The purposes of the Friends are to enhance community interest for the Library as a prime cultural and educational asset; to focus public attention on its resources and services; to encourage and receive gifts, endowments and bequests to the Library; to raise funds in support of the Library's collection, services, operations, and facilities; and to support and cooperate with the Library in developing library services and programs for the community.

What do the Friends do?

Friends in Action

Every day - Browse, buy, and enjoy! Volunteers staff the Used Bookstore.

8/23 - Book and media donations sorted, shelves restocked in the Bookstore with the surplus stored for the September 13-14 BIG Book Sale.

8/21 - FOL: Board meets, reviews plans for library upgrading, and other changes.

8/21 - Yoga for Well-being: Breathe, Stretch, relax.

8/20 - Seven HOTP, more good books.

8/20 - New donations sorted, Bookstore shelves filled, musch stored for next month's BIG Book Sale.

8/17 - Page Turners' Book Club meets to discuss this month's book and arrange for next month.

8/16 - Five HOTP for a good weekend.

8/16 - Volunteers categorize book and media donations to restock Bookstore or be stored for the next BIG Book Sale.

8/14 - Yoga for Well-being: Breathe, Stretch, relax.

8/13 - One more HOTP for good reading.

8/13 - Donations categorized, used to refill Bookstore shelves or stored for the BIG Book Sale.

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