November 28th is Giving Tuesday! We all know Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday….well how about Giving Tuesday? This is an opportunity to donate to the nonprofit of your choice. If you would like to donate to the Friends of the Library in Oxford, your donation goes directly to our library for programs, improvements in technology, and items like museum passes for families to reduce their costs. Click the logo link at left to donate, or stop by the library. Thank you!
The next meeting of the Friends of the Library will be Thursday December 7th at 6:30 pm. We will be selling fundraiser tickets at the Tree Lighting night from 5:30-7:30pm on December 1st!
The Friends of the Library in Oxford are hosting their Holiday Fundraiser, located in the library, until December 15th. Tickets are $2 each or 10 for $10-come by and try to win some of our great donated prizes!
Click this link: Order Bricks to place an order online. If you cannot order online, stop by the library to place your order.
Thank you for your help!
The Friends of the Library in Oxford (“FOLIO”) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to maintain an association of persons interested in the Oxford Public Library; to focus public attention on library services, facilities and needs; and to stimulate gifts, endowments and bequests to the library. FOLIO also provides supplementary programs, service and equipment to increase the scope and effectiveness of the Oxford Public Library and to raise funds to that end.
WE VALUE OUR MEMBERS!…they make it possible for us to carry out our mission of providing resources which help the library running smoothly and enables us to provide services for our community of readers.
The Friends have raised money to enhance programs and services offered by the Oxford Library. Our Friends members have volunteered many hours in the past year, and performed fundraising.
With your support, FOLIO can help supplement the Oxford Public Library with quality programs and resources such as:
· Museum Passes
· Special Events (concerts and author visits)
· Computer access, Kindles E-books and other technology resources
· New Furnishings for the Library community
· Educational programs for children and adults
The Friends meet on a monthly basis to discuss ongoing activities. Each member is entitled to a vote on any upcoming actions. Please feel free to join us at our next meeting and see if you would like to become a Friend!
For more information please contact the Oxford Public Library at 203-888-6944 or email us at OxfordFolio@yahoo.com. You can also follow us on Facebook for all the latest FOLIO happenings!