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Happy Holidays from Friends of PFPL

THERE’S STILL TIME!COME DOWN TO THE FRIENDS HOLIDAY BOOKTIQUE!All proceeds benefit the Library  CHECK OUT THE LIBRARY’S CATALOG FOR THE LATEST ADDITIONS Thank you for your support!  Your internet “GoodSearches” helped us purchase books and DVD’s for the Library.  Every time you searched the web using GoodSearch, we earned a 1¢ donation. If you haven’t signed up for GoodSearch yet, it’s really easy.  Go to www.goodsearch.com to get started.  Enter the Library or the Friends as the cause you wish to support.  It’s free and turns simple everyday actions into a way to support the Library. Friends of PFPL is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization of volunteers and advocates who support the Phillipsburg Free Public Library’s mission to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge and strengthen the community.  To find out how you can make a difference in your community, email us info@FPFPL.org or call 908-454-3712  … Read entire article »

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Holiday Cheer: Nancy Makowski

DOWNLOAD A FLYER HERE Join us on Sat Dec 5th as we transform the community room into a one-of-a-kind holiday booktique! The Friends of PFPL’s Holiday Booktique offers a unique shopping experience here in Phillipsburg. You’re certain to find many wonderful gift-quality books and media for everyone on your list and give back at the same time! Nancy Makowski is the organizing force behind all this good cheer! She is currently the Friends Treasurer and has also served as a Director on our Board. Nancy moved to the Hunterdon/Warren area 40 years ago. Now retired, she has 45 years of experience in corporate payroll, school business administration, and nonprofit organizations. “During my career as a board secretary and school business administrator in Hunterdon and Warren counties, I was responsible for meeting agendas and minutes, … Read entire article »

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Twas the Night Before Christmas – Family Storytime Sat Dec 12

Seating is limited and registration is required.  Email us at info@FPFPL.org or call the library at (908) 454-3712.  Phillipsburg Free Public Library is located at 200 Broubalow Way (formerly Frost Avenue), corner of Corliss Avenue in Phillipsburg, NJ 08865.  Map & Directions This event is hosted by the Friends of Phillipsburg Free Public Library, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization of volunteers and advocates who support our Library’s mission to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge and strengthen the community. Share the experience at home, check out the Library’s catalog, borrow the book with your library card and read the poem aloud to your loved ones. … Read entire article »

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Free eMagazines @ Phillipsburg Library

Remember when you waited axiously for the next issue of your favorite magazine? Remember the disappointment if you missed it and had to order a back issue? Phillipsburg Library subscribes to over 160 print magazines, so you don’t have to pay for your magazine subscriptions. Each magazine has been individually selected to appeal to a wide variety of interests. The library has a wide range of eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines accessible 24/7 to library patrons. Use your library card to stay connected to your favorite hobbies, celebrities, sports and pursuits with the library’s collection of electronic magazines (eMagazines). Many of them allow access to back issues. eMagazines are digital magazines that can be read on a computer, smartphone, tablet or Kindle Fire. The digital magazines are full-print, full-color duplicates of the print magazine (including ads). Many … Read entire article »

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Winter Booksale to Benefit the Library

“HOLIDAY BOOK-TIQUE” Saturday, Dec 5th, 2015 10:00am – 4:00pm DOWNLOAD A FLYER HERE NEARLY NEW Books HOLIDAY THEMED Books STOCKING STUFFER Books LOCAL AUTHORS  BAKED GOODS FREE GIFT WRAP Sponsored by Friends of the Phillipsburg Free Public Library The Friends of PFPL is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization of volunteers and advocates who support our Library’s mission to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge and strengthen the community.  Map & Directions If you would like to volunteer or share your skills and talents to help Phillipsburg Free Public Library, feel free to come to one of our monthly meetings held every 2nd Thursday of the month @ 7:00PM in the Library or email us info@FPFPL.org or call 908-454-3712  powered by Yahoo! Search the web with GoodSearch and raise money for Friends of Phillipsburg Free Public Library! … Read entire article »

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