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Welcome 2017-2018 Board of Directors

The annual Friends Member Meeting and Board Elections was held on October 12th. Your 2017 to 2018 Board of Directors is below.    Name Office Gayle J Rogers President Jessie Bacho Vice President Ann DeRenzis Treasurer Mia Keith-Rogers Secretary Carmen Abrazado Director Anna Marie Gialias Director Pat Brisson Director   We are excited and look forward to exploring the possibilities and working with all of you within the upcoming year. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Annual Meeting, Community, Executive Board

June 26, 2017 Phillipsburg History Program

Did You Know???? Join us for a look at a history that you may not know. Our little old town of Phillipsburg is rich with history we pass every day and don’t see. Do you know: how Green’s Bridge got its name? why Phillipsburg does not have a city water tank? that Phillipsburg had twice the population of Easton, in 1752? that there are dozens of houses in the Phillipsburg-area built before 1800? These and many more fascinating historical secrets will be revealed on June 26, at Phillipsburg Free Public Library by our presenter, Gil Greene a local historian and genealogist. Join us to find out what you don’t know. For the first time we will have two sessions on the same day. Choose the one that works best for you and sign up: afternoon session will … Read entire article »

Filed under: Community, Outreach

Friends of PFPL Announces New Board Member

The Friends of PFPL elected its newest Executive Board member, Gayle Rogers, at the Friends annual meeting on October 8, 2015. “We are thrilled to have Gayle join the Friends,” said incoming Friends of PFPL President Allison Knabb. “With her professional and volunteer experience, Gayle will help the Friends fulfill its mission of stewarding and supporting the library.” A Warren County resident since 2001, Gayle attended Essex County College and other institutes for diverse educational courses and certification programs. In 2013 she retired from a 39 year career in the insurance industry that spanned from underwriting to I/T system analysis and development of business requirements to branch operations process analysis/requirements and training. Prior to retirement, Gayle served as a member of the Diversity Cultural and Inclusion Board which sponsored many nationally … Read entire article »

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Friends of PFPL welcomes new board member

 Friends of PFPL are excited to welcome Allison Knabb to our Executive Board.  Allison was elected Secretary by the general membership at the Friends annual meeting on October 10, 2013. Allison is a graphic artist specializing in confectionary packaging.  A resident of Phillipsburg, Allison enjoys listening to audio books from the library during her commute.  Allison has been a dedicated supporter of the Library and the Friends, volunteering many hours at events.  “The creativity and experience that Allison has demonstrated in her activities with the Friends will be a tremendous asset to the Board,” said Sean Gornell, Friends president, “we are looking forward to working with Allison as we advocate for the Library in ways both traditional and new.”   The Board also recognized the significant contribution made by outgoing Board member Dave Walker. … Read entire article »

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