from Businesses, Organizations & People Like You!
The Library does
much more for the community than offer its collection for loan and a
quiet place to read. Our
services include free public access computer use and workshops,
children’s programs, book discussion groups, --and it’s all free!
services are paid for by grants and donations from individuals and
businesses who want the Library to be the great community resource that it
how you can help--
Your Financial Resources:
It's tax-deductible. Donors are invited to the Annual Donor Reception and Book Sale Preview.
or debit/credit card. (Please note: there is a flat fee of $3 for
transactions under $123. For payments more than $123, the fee is
2.45% of the transaction. Credit/debit payments must be made in
person at the Circulation Desk, or
Here are the ways in which you can allocate cash or stock
Allow the Library Board to decide how best to allocate your donation.
Choose a specific use for your donation:
(These donations are deposited directly to the Library’s endowment, a
percentage of the annual income from which may be spent on books only.)
(such as the Summer Reading Program)
(Contact Robert Coleburn
at 865-7218 to find out about the current
projects needing funding.)
can support of the Library after they've gone by including the Library
as a beneficiary in their wills or investment accounts.
of the Fletcher Free Library:
For a clear
description of how this separate, non-profit organization supports the
Library, see the Friends page.
Free Library Products: See
the Library Store page for descriptions
of Children’s sing-along CDs, bookbags and notecards and more!
Proceeds from sales support Library programs.
Your Time and Talents:
The Library needs volunteers in every department!
We are so grateful for our volunteers, and thank them with an annual
luncheon prepared by staff and supported by local businesses.
Here are some of the opportunities available:
out a Volunteer Application form: click
here to print, or pick one up at the Circulation Desk (863-3403,
Make an In-Kind Donation:
business produces something that the Library could use, please contact
Robert Coleburn at 865-7218 to explore possibilities. Your support
could translate into marketing opportunities for your business!
house? Donate used books
for either the collection or for the book sales organized by the Friends
of the Fletcher Free Library. (Please
note the Guidelines for Book Donations.)
Your Point of View:
who do not have the above resources available to share can support the
Library in important ways:
us what you think! We value
feedback on our services from our patrons.
Speak to staff at any of our public service desks (Circulation,
Reference or Youth), or phone (see the Staff Contacts on the About
the Library page).
a letter to the local newspaper editor praising our services.
a testimonial: Describe what you love about the Library and give it
to Robert Coleburn with permission to quote you (you may give
permission to use your name, too, or not—whichever you prefer).