2020 Events

Announcement from the Friends of the Library


Friday, October 23, 2020
6:30 & 7:00 PM

Join us on Friday October 23rd for our first virtual FOL Annual Meeting, followed by an engaging presentation “Fruitful Futures”.

  • At 6:30 pm we will cover our annual meeting business including a quick review of two by-law resolutions and a slate of Board candidates.
  • At 7:00 Boyd Pratt will host a visit from botanist Madrona Murphy on the history of fruit raising in the San Juan Islands and the use of historic fruit orchards and heritage fruit trees


October 16-31st, 2020

Friends of the San Juan Island Library will join forces with the San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce for a family-friendly event to celebrate fall. Local residents and businesses are invited to show off their creative scarecrow-making talents. Scarecrows will be placed throughout the Town for viewing and voting Oct 16-31st. Registration is Oct. 1 – 15th to 6 pm; free to enter. Vote online beginning Oct. 16 at the SJI Chamber of Commerce website or by paper ballot from the Chamber. Start planning your entry now – more details soon!

2020 Dates (please stay tuned for any updates)

Annual Meeting: April 29 at 7 pm CANCELLED
Mother’s Day Raffle: tickets available at the Library and Marketplace on April 24 and 25 and May 1 and 2. Drawing Saturday, May 9. CANCELLED
Brickworks Book Booth on Saturdays May 23, June 13, July 11 and August 15 from 10-1 pm at Brickworks on Nichols St. CANCELLED
Cake Walk: July 4, location to be announced. CANCELLED
Summer Book Sale:  July 25 in the parking lot of the Library. CANCELLED
FOL Week: October 18-24 at the Library.
Holiday Book Sale: December 5 from 10-4 pm at the Library.
Basket Auction Displays in Main Salon: December 6-13 at the Library.