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Friends of Morley Library Table Top Tree Auction at Rider's Inn
STILL TIME TO BID!  BIDDING CLOSES ON DECEMBER 21ST AT 4:00 P.M.


Table top trees and wreaths will be available to view and bid on in a silent auction at
Rider's Inn, 792 Mentor Ave., Painesville.  The items are on display until Sunday, December 21st
at 4:00 p.m. when bidding ends.  These holiday items have been generously decorated by members
of our community.  All proceeds from this auction will go to programs and activities at Morley Library,
which are sponsored by the Friends of Morley Library.  No purchase is required at Rider's to view and
bid on the uniquely decorated items.  NEW THIS YEAR: go to http://tinyurl.com/lqvhaop to see
pictures of each item.
  The Friends of Morley Library appreciate your participation in this fun, annual
event.  For more information, call us at 352-3383, ext. 401.

Upcoming Book Sale dates

January 2015 - no book sales

Feb. 14th (Saturday) - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Mar. 14th (Saturday) - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Proceeds from our Used Book Sales support and supplement Library programs.

 

Friends of Morley Library suspends Used Book Donations
until Jan. 1, 2015

Due to a large donation and increased library contributions, we must temporarily discontinue Used Book Donations.  Our Book Cellar is already overflowing with books.  Therefore we will not accept Used Book Donations until January 1st, 2015.  Thank you.

 
Friends of Morley Library Book Cellar Gift Certificates are on sale!

Just in time for holiday gift giving!  Friends of Morley Library Book Cellar Gift Certificates are available.

Need a gift idea for the reader in your family?  Purchase a Friends of Morley Library Book Cellar Gift Certificate and not only give them the gift of books, but help support Morley Library at the same time.  Gift Certificate recipients will have the opportunity to browse the shelves of the Book Cellar for that perfect book.

The $5 Gift Certificates will also include a bonus of $1 of free books when the certificate is fully used.  The gift certificates are redeemable only at the Book Cellar Sales and have no expiration date.  Gift Certificates make perfect stocking stuffers... buy several today and support your library!
 
Blood Drives (1:00 - 6:00 p.m.)

Tuesday, December 16th

Tuesday, February 17th

Tuesday, April 28th

 
2014 June Griffin Best Friend Award honors go to Tom Schick.
2014 Roger Ramsey / Jean Price Award for Service honors go to
Lisa Salkiewicz.
Thank you for your support!

Membership - Membership in the Friends is open to everybody.  This membership application may be printed or applications are available at the Circulation Desk. 

Meetings - The Friends of Morley Library Board meets the second Wednesday of every month, at 4:30 PM in the Morley Library Meeting Rooms.

Scholarships - The John R. Gardner scholarship for staff development has been awarded 11 times and this year was given to Barbara Bailey and Jennifer Webster.

Activities:

1. Used Book Sales:  Held several times during the year, book sales are the source of most Friends' income.  Upcoming sales are always announced on this web page.   Book sales are held in the Friends of Morley Library "Book Cellar" on the lower level.

2. Annual Membership Meeting: Date to be announced, this event usually features a local author or celebrity or other entertainment.

3. Table Top Tree Silent Auction at Rider's Inn:  Beautifully decorated holiday trees are up for bid during early December.  Trees or wreaths are provided to the volunteer decorators.  Want to decorate a tree for the next silent auction?  Call the Friends @ 352-3383, ext. 401 and leave us a message.

4. On-going Book Sale:
Recent bestsellers and other books are almost always for sale.  Look for these books on the Display Case near the stairs.

5. Gift Basket Auction: Usually held the week after Easter, beautifully themed gift baskets are on display.  Buy your tickets and decide which basket you might like to win!  Want to contribute a basket or items for a basket? Call the Friends @ 352-3383, ext. 401 and leave us a message.

For More Information - contact us at 440-352-3383 ext. 401

     updated December 15th, 2014