The Friends of FPL establish closer relations between the library and the people it serves, promotes support of services, and funds several important services such purchasing books for the library and the fees for the museum passes.
The Friends work with area museums to bring you Museum Passes you can use to visit exhibits for reduced fees.
On Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM, at Levi Heywood Memorial Library, 55 West Lynde St, Gardner MA, Michael Greenwood, a PhD, professor of management and entrepreneurship at Fitchburg State University, will present "Friends as entrepreneurs - making your Friends group better" - an open sharing session for you to share your Friends groupsí successes!
For more information, please visit http://guides.mblc.state.ma.us/fswf. Everyone is invited to attend, including Friends, trustees and library staff. Admission is free but registration is required. Registrations must be received no later than Friday, November 6th. To register, please call or email Sharon Zitser (MBLC) at 1-800-952-7403 x252 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meetings are on the following Wednesday evenings, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Garden Room.
Informational brochures about the Friends are available at the Circulation Desk and throughout the library. Click here to fill out an online membership form.
If you would like to serve on a Friends Committee, or help with the Book Sale, the bottle drive, or the Nancy Project scarf sale, call the Library Office at 978-829-1781.
Establish closer relations between the library and the people it serves, promote support of services, and ensure funding of several important services such as the museum pass program.