Friends of the Library

A Letter to our Members

Who are the Friends?
The Friends of the West Islip Public Library, Inc. is an association of people interested in their local library!

What do the Friends do?
• Focus public attention on the library.
• Stimulate the use of library services and resources
• Receive and encourage endowments, gifts & bequests to the library
• Support and cooperate in developing its services and facilities for the community

How do I join?
To join the Friends, please inquire at the Circulation Desk or print out this membership application and send it to:

Friends of the West Islip Public Library
3 Higbie Lane
West Islip, NY 11795

Membership
• Supporter: $5
• Contributor: $10
• Sponsor: $25
• Patron: $50

2016 Meetings
• Wednesday, March 9, 2016 from 1pm – 3pm
• Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at 1pm – 3pm
• Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 1pm – 3pm
• Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 1pm – 3pm

Officers, 2016
• Barbara G. Maher, President
• Marilyn Gutierrez, Vice-President
• Joan Jablonsky, Secretary
• Angela LaGiglia, Treasurer
• Steve Komins, Member-at-Large
• Andrew Hamm, Library Liaison

Donations
Click here
for a complete list of donations made to the library by the Friends.

2016 Book Fairs
Spring Book Fair
Please note the change in schedule!
Thursday, March 31st: Members-Only Preview Night from 6pm – 9pm
Friday, April 1st: 10am – 9pm
Saturday, April 2nd: 9am – 4pm

Country Fair Book Sale
Sunday, September 25th (Rain date: October 2nd) from 11am – 5pm

Holiday Book Fair
Thursday, November 17th: Members-Only Preview Night from 6pm – 9pm
Friday, November 18th: 10am – 8:30pm
Saturday, November 16th: 9am – 4pm

Don’t forget about our special Book Fair Preview Nights!
Friends’ members are invited to attend this exclusive preview sale, held the night before each Book Fair.

Special Events
• Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 2pm: Ed Ryan Concert – Irish Songs & Stories
• Saturday, April 2, 2016 from 9am – 1 pm: Shredding Day at the Library
• Tuesday, April 5, 2016 from 10am – 9pm: Library Budget Vote
• Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 9am – 1 pm: Shredding Day at the Library

 For more information, please e-mail us at: Friends@westisliplibrary.org