Events

FOL Annual Meeting, Wednesday, April 25 at 7 pm

~ Dancing Seeds Farm~

PROGRAM – Meet Gail Kretchmer and the Dancing Seeds Farm Team. •Learn About the Farm past & present •About Permaculture principles
•About Super Foods •About Farm-based
Educational Workshops

There will also be games & refreshments.
Don’t miss this presentation!

 

ELECTION – Each current member in attendance at the meeting
will have a vote in electing the FOL Board of Directors.
Nominations will be posted in advance and can also be made from
the floor. New members are welcome. Results will be announced
after the program.

Mother's Day Basket Raffle

As a fundraiser FOL is featuring a lovely Mother’s Day Basket Raffle.  It includes a massage, lotions and potions, luxury items and all manner of things to give comfort to a mother.  It will be on display, with raffle tickets to purchase, at Market Place on April 27, 28, May 5 and May 12.  The drawing will be May 12.  It will also be on display in the library.

Each year the Friends of the San Juan Island Library hold a number of events for the public. Their wonderful Book Fair is held each summer and a Holiday Book Sale is held leading up to Christmas.

In addition, the Friends celebrate National Friends of Libraries Week in October. During this week they have special events and, for the past two years, they have hosted the very popular Edible Book Festival.

They also sell donated books on Ebay and at the Ferry Dock Landing for travelers.

Annual Meeting: April 25 at 7 pm
Mother’s Day Raffle: tickets available at the library and Marketplace in April and May.
Brickworks Book Booth on Saturdays June 16, July 7 and August 29 from 10-1 pm at Brickworks on Nichols St.
Cake Walk: July 4 at the Pig War BBQ, Historical Society Grounds.
Summer Book Sale:  August 4 in the parking lot of the library.
FOL Week: October 21-27 at the Library.
Holiday Book Sale: December 1 from 10-4 pm at the Library.