The used book sales are always a key contribution to the Friends’ annual donation the VPL. After a record-breaking book sale year in 2019, our hopes were high last January, as 2020 started out strong with the winter used book sale raising $15,842.
For many families with kids and those in their extended circle of family and friends, the COVID-19 pandemic has been a challenge. There are fewer ways to visit and support parents when they need it the most. Friends of the VPL offer some suggestions below to connect through books to those “born digital.”
We need your help. For the first time in 25 years, we are in a position where we will not be able to provide the level of support the VPL needs from us due to the pandemic. That is why we are asking for help to do something bold…
Friends president Judith Neamtan and past-president Corrine Durston attended the sunny January goundbreaking ceremony for the nə́c̓aʔmat ct Strathcona library branch.
The Stay at Home and Read a Book Ball is our yearly special fundraiser. We ask you to please consider donating the money that you would have spent on a night out to support your library. Friends of the VPL raises money to support innovative programs, buy supplies, furniture and artwork for our library. We […]