Friends of Eugene Public Library
FEPL members hear about 2016/17 plans at Annual Meeting held Tuesday, June 14
Thanks to everyone who attended the 2016 Annual Meeting on Tuesday morning at the Downtown EPL. Members present elected Officers/Directors for FY 2016/17; President Connie Regali presented the Annual Report and introduced her plans for the next year. Community Outreach Coordinator, Linda Ague, introduced the FEPL 2016 Honored Friends: Jane and Bob Gilbert.
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Mayor Piercy presents 2016 Community Award to FEPL and EPLF
During the 2016 State of the City ceremony on January 6, Mayor Kitty Piercy presented the 2016 Community Award to The Friends of the Eugene Public Library (FEPL) and The Eugene Public Library Foundation (EPLF) in honor of our “outstanding work of the Friends of the Eugene Public Library, particularly your recent support of the five-year Library Levy, which is deserving of our collective thanks and gratitude. The time and effort you and others give to this initiative is a remarkable service that truly enriches the cultural life of the community. For this reason, I hope you will honor us to accept this Community Award which recognizes great service and leadership and celebrates the people who make this such a great place to live.” Thanks to all the volunteers who have given of their time, talents and resources for nearly forty years to #helpushelpEPL.
Thank you! Everyone who helps the Friends help EPL
Friends President, Connie Regali, presents to Library Services Director, Connie Bennett, a BIG check: $100,000 to help support programs at EPL! This check represents the funds raised by the dedicated work of hundreds of volunteers year-round, plus the generous contributions of thousands of community members who donate books and other items, shop at the Friends' sales and Second Hand Prose bookstore, or give funds. Thanks to everyone who helps the Friends help our Library!
FEPL Mission Statement:
Friends of the Eugene Public Library(FEPL) is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to strengthening the Library by encouraging people to be involved and providing financial support for programs and projects. The Friends raise money for Library programs and projects through Second Hand Prose Book Store (located at the Downtown Library, open Monday -Wednesday, First Friday evening, Saturday & Sunday), memberships, our Annual Book Sale, other special book sales and generous donations from throughout our community. Please help us to support the Eugene Public Library. #helpushelpEPL