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Encino-Tarzana Library


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OUR NEXT
B-I-G BOOK SALE
Is December 7 - 8
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
9:30 - 5:00


 

Special Blast from the Past:
1982 Friends Newsletter



WELCOME!


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.

9/25 - Thirteen HOTP today. Oh, so much to read.

9/25 - New book & media donations sorted, Bookstore shelves replenished, surplus stored for next BIG Booksale.

9/24 - Page Turners Book Club meets for discussion and further planning.

9/21 - A new cycle: Volunteers sort donations, restock Bookstore shelves, save the remainder for the next (December) BIG Booksale.

9/19 - Yoga for Well Being: breathe, stretch, relax.

9/17 - Delve into History Book Club meets for discussion and planning future readings.

9/17 - Booksale cleanup - Unsold books go to charities, the room returns to general use.

9/15 - Booksale complete. The room was so full, now so empty. 8,000-10,000 books or media gone to new homes.

9/14 - BIG Book Sale -- so many books and media items flying out the door, so many happy new owners.

9/13 - Two HOTP, always more good things to read.

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