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Friends of the LibraryOrganized to support the library in 1969

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Friends of the American Canyon Library

MISSION

Our mission is to support the library through financial contributions to expand and improve library resources, to encourage use of the library resources by all segments of the community and to provide support through the volunteer services of our members.

GOALS

  • To maintain an association of persons interested in the library
  • To focus public attention on the library
  • To stimulate the community's awareness and use of the library's resources and services
  • To seek the community's input regarding their needs
  • To raise funds and encourage gifts of endowments and bequests  for the benefit of the library
  • To support and cooperate with the library in developing library services and facilities for the community
  • To support the freedom to read as expressed in the American Library Association Bill of Rights
  • MEETINGS

    The American Canyon Friends meet the fourth Thursday of every month (except December) from 7 p.m. -8 p.m. at the American Canyon Library.

    Join  the American Canyon Friends of the Library!   Application  (pdf)

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    Friends of the Calistoga Library

    The Friends of the Calistoga Library group was organized in 1978 to support the Calistoga Library. Over the years, the membership has grown to nearly 100 members, consisting of individuals, families and businesses.
    The Friends organization is focused on helping the Library in a number of ways: 

    • By raising funds, primarily through used book sales each year, to help the Calistoga Library purchase needed items, such as furniture, computers, and materials for the collection, and to sponsor programs for children,
    • By assisting the Library in hosting special events,
    • By maintaining an association of persons interested in libraries, focusing public attention on the library and demonstrating political support on library issues,
    • By supporting and cooperating with the Library in developing library services and facilities for the community,
    • By supporting the freedom to read as expressed in the American Library Association's Library Bill of Rights and the Freedom to Read Statement.

    Join  the Calistoga Friends of the Library!  Application (pdf)

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    Friends of the Yountville Library 

    The Friends of the Yountville Library group was organized in 1987 to support the Yountville Library.

    The Friends of the Yountville Library are focused on helping Yountville’s Library in a number of ways:

      • By raising funds, primarily through used book sales, to help the Yountville Library purchase needed items, such as furniture, computers, and materials for the collection, and to sponsor programs for children.
      • By assisting the Library in hosting special events.
      • By maintaining an association of persons interested in libraries and focusing public attention on the library.
      • By supporting and cooperating with the Library in developing library services and facilities for the community.
      • By supporting the freedom to read as expressed in the American Library Association's Library Bill of Rights and the Freedom to Read Statement 

      Book Sales: Lightly used books can be purchased in the Yountville Community Center, adjacent to the Yountville Library, M-F 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Tues, Wed, Thurs 5:00 to 7:00 PM during volunteer extended library hours.

    The Yountville Friends meet the third Wednesday of every other month (even numbered months) at 3:30 PM at the Yountville Community Center.

    Join the Friends of the Yountville Library. Get our newsletter and stay informed about what is going on at the Yountville Library Membership Application (pdf)