Please remember that you need to renew your membership each year. If you haven't paid since January, you are not currently a member. Please be sure to renew your membership. You can email firstname.lastname@example.org for a membership form or you can get a form from a volunteer in the FOSL store. Your membership gets you half off, all year, in the FOSL store, except on fundraising items.
V.V. Wedding will be coming to Smoot Library on Feb. 23rd at 6pm to discuss her book, An Uncivilized Yankee, with the FOSL Book Club. All are invited to attend! Vanessa will be bringing some of her other books for anyone to purchase. Refreshments will be served.
Our Chili dinner went well on Friday. Thank you to all who donated items, came out to support us, or donated money.
FOSL store shoppers - thanks for a wonderful year! Remember that in 2015 if you are a FOSL member, all your shopping at the store is half off all year except for fundraisers!
FOSL Book Club members - thanks for a great first year. Our plan for this year so far is: I still dream about you by Fannie Flagg for January An Uncivilized Yankee by VV Wedding for February (the author is planning to join us February 23 at 6pm) Chili dinner - February 6th from 6:00-7:30pm **if you would like to donate any items for this event or cook chili, please email and let us know (email@example.com) and thank you in advance for your generosity, we make more money if we get all items donated** If you would like to volunteer some time in the FOSL store, please let us know what time/day works for your schedule.
Bag Sale Get half off items in the store - renew your Friends membership for this offer
Our next book sale will be Dec. 18th from 1-6:30pm at the FOSL Store. This will be a bag sale - fill a bag for $5. We have gently used books, CDs, DVDs, puzzles, etc. These would make wonderful stocking stuffers or gifts! We have two fundraisers that are also wonderful gifts: Attractions Book 2015 for $25 (book full of coupons, many are BOGO) Reading pins for $15 If you become a member of the Friends, or renew your membership for 2015, you will receive a membership card that will get you half off anything in the FOSL Store except our fundraisers! We have volunteers manning the store on Tuesdays from 4-7pm and Thursdays from 1-4pm. Please stop by to shop and renew your membership to get half off. Present this membership card each visit for half off. If you are interested in manning the store, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know a day and time that works for you. Thank you in advance!
Who: all ability levels invited What: Technology Class on Excel Where: Smoot Library lab When: Wednesday, Dec 3, 6-8pm Why: Come learn to create a mailing list. You will then learn a mail merge to create mailing labels and holiday form letters.
The FOSL Book Club met on Aug. 26 to discuss The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan. September's book will be The Life List by Lori Spielman and the meeting will be Monday, Sept 15 at 6pm. October's book will be Spying in High Heels by Gemma Halliday and the meeting will be Monday, Oct. 20 at 6pm. November's book will be Low Country Boil by Susan Boyer and the meeting will be Monday, Nov. 17 at 6pm.