Tag: Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library  News

Andrea Hummel Friends of the Robson Library will be holding their January meeting on Jan. 8, 2020, at 9 a.m. in Room 4 of the Sun Lakes United Methodist Church, the church right next door to the library. The topics for discussion will be possible amendments and possibly upcoming future programs. Members should be sure…

Friends Bookstore expands

Lucille Sgro, Cottonwood resident, looking for a book

Mary Yasuda Come to the Robson Library and visit the Friends Bookstore. Thanks to the Maricopa Library District, we now have two more shelving units, and we have filled them with books. We are now accepting donations and will be selling DVDs. We have low prices. Books (both paperback and hardback) are priced at $.25.…

Friends of the Library

Visit the Friends Bookstore for bargains Friends of the Library are excited to announce that the Friends Bookstore will be open for business on Monday, August 5. The bookstore is located in the southeast corner of the Robson Library — look for the blue Friends Bookstore sign. The bookstore is open the same hours as…

Discover what the FOL Bookstore has to offer

Andrea Hummel Anyone who loves to read can spend a serious amount of money on their hobby. New hardback books can easily run more than $30 each. Even paperbacks can run close to $20 apiece and ebooks, while cheaper, can still put a dent in a reader’s pocketbook. A good bet has always been the…

FOL sponsor’s children’s book author’s visit

Conrad Storad visited Guadalupe on February 10.

Imagine you are a child. Imagine you live in a lower-income community. You don’t have a lot of opportunities to see different cultures, try new foods or see new places. You are content, though, because your friends and families live nearly the same lives. Sometimes you wonder about the rest of the world, but you’re…

Friends of the Library meeting

Wednesday, June 3 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. Monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library. All are welcome! Ed Robson Branch, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes 85248; phone 602-652-3000; e-mail www.mcldaz.org. Contact: Nelson G. Mitchell III, Marketing/Public Relations Coordinator Phone: 602-652-3045 Fax: 602-652-3071 Email: NelsonMitchell@mcldaz.org

Pat Bracewell to speak March 26

Pat Bracewell

Andrea Hummel On March 26 at 11:00 a.m., Sun Lakes Friends of the Library is delighted to be hosting Patricia Bracewell, a novelist whose historical fiction has received rave reviews. Her first book, Shadow on the Crown, began the story of Emma of Normandy in what will be a trilogy. Book number two, The Price…

Friends of the Library – March 2015

Gene Lariviere is a frequent presenter in the Sun Lakes area of historical topics. He enjoys researching and teaching about these topics.

Program on Arizona’s Orphan Abduction set for March 4 Andrea Hummel In 1904 New York nuns brought 40 Irish children, ages two to six, to a remote Arizona mining community. From the list of adopting families, the nuns had been led to believe the families were Spanish Catholics. The families, however, were Mexican. The Anglo…