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BOOK SALE – BOOK SALE – BOOK SALE – May 4th thru May 6th

  Annual Spring Book Sale Information ********************************** Date Thursday, May 4, 2017 Hours: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Preview & Sale - $10.00 admission   Friends members in-good-standing:    free admission     Friday, May 5, 2017 Hours: 9:45 am – 4:30 pm   Saturday, May 6, 2017 Hours: 9:45 am – 4:30 pm   Location Phillipsburg Free Public Library 200 Broubalow Way Phillipsburg, New Jersey   Donations wanted Hardbacks and Paperbacks Children’s books Books on CD DVD’s Music: CD’s, and Video Games   Donations will be accepted at the front desk only until  April 28th     Donations we cannot accept NO Tapes (incl Video Cassettes Music Cassettes, Books                  on Tape) NO Video cassettes NO Music cassettes NO Badly worn, soiled, torn, or mildewed books NO Readers Digest Condensed Books NO Discarded Library Books NO Time/Life sets NO Textbooks or catalogs NO Encyclopedias NO Outdated computer, business, self-help or travel                         books NO Magazines, including National Geographic … Read entire article »

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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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Meet a Friend – Dana Syers

If you like reading books, holding books, turning the pages of books, being surrounded by books, come on down to the Friends of PFPL’s book sale in April.   Hi, my name is Dana Syers, and I am the Book Sale Committee chairperson.  I joined the Friends of the Library in 2010 and served as Secretary from 2011 – 2012.  I have been coordinating the Friends Book Sale volunteers since 2011.  I am always excited to share my love of reading and books with others.  I prefer the feel of an actual book in my hands to that of an eReader.  Some of my favorite authors are Chuck Palahniuk (Fight Club), Mary Higgins Clark, Sue Grafton, and VC Andrews to name a few.  Looking for old favorites or that book you heard so much about?  … Read entire article »

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