Friends of the Lewiston
Meet 2nd Tuesday of Every Month at 6pm in the Library
Contact JoAnne Lotterio if you'd like to join: 754-1153.
The Friends are pleased
to announce Kelsey Jeffs as their scholarship winner. Kelsey is a
senior at Lewiston Porter High School. She plans to attend Buffalo
State College to study fashion design. Congratulation Kelsey!
Let's keep it local and be a tourist on
beautiful Center Street.
1st prize includes over $1,100 in gifts and
certificates to local attractions, restaurants and entertainment.
2nd prize includes gifts and certificates
valued over $650.
(Most items donated by Lewiston's generous
Check out the
Passport to Lewiston Raffle
Friends recently purchased some juvenile nonfiction books for the
is a sampling of some of the new titles.
The annual Friendly Gathering
was held on Wednesday, October 24 at the library. Friends member,
Jo Merino, was honored with a lifetime membership for her dedication to
the Friends group.
The Friends also presented the
library with a check for $4200.00 to purchase playaways for another
year. All those in attendance enjoyed good food, music and
its organization in 1982, the Friends of the Lewiston Public
Library have supported the library through advocacy and
fundraising efforts. The group was founded to "promote
understanding and appreciation of the functions, the
materials and services offered by the library". The Friends
primarily raise funds through their used book sales for
expansion and improvement of the services offered to the
Lewiston community by the library. The Friends support and
assist the library by sponsoring both adult and children's
programs throughout the year.
Co-Chaired by Joanne Lotterio
- The Friends of the
Lewiston Public Library Annual Used Book Sale will be
held the 2nd week of August at the Red Brick School House.
- Fiction, Non-fiction,
Audio books, Music, Videos, and
Children's materials are available.
- The Friends of the
Lewiston Public Library maintain a room in the library
stocked with donated books for sale. The room is open
during regular library hours.
Donations of books, audio books, CDs, videos, and DVDs
are gratefully accepted during regular library hours at
the Circulation Desk. Materials are evaluated and on
occasion are accepted into the library collection. If
not accepted into the collection, materials are sold by
the Friends of the Library to generate funds to purchase
new materials. We cannot accept encyclopedias or
other outdated reference materials, sets or collections,
textbooks, Reader's Digest condensed books, magazines,
records, cassettes, VHS tapes, moldy, or strong smelling materials.
Friends of the Library