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Friends of OFL

Book Sale

FRIENDS PREVIEW NIGHT: Thursday, June 9, 5:30-8:00pm
Friday, June 10, 10:00am-4:30pm
Saturday, June 11, 10:00am-3:00pm

Donations: June 3-8, during regular library hours

Friday, June 3, 10am-5pm
Saturday, June 4, 10am-5pm
NO DONATIONS TAKEN ON SUNDAY, JUNE 5 - LIBRARY CLOSED
Monday, June 6, 9:00am-8:30pm
Tuesday, June 7, 9:00am-8:30pm
Wednesday, June 8, 9:00am-8:30pm


Cookbooks for Sale!

The Friends of OFL have their very own cookbook!

Limited quantities available - $10 each - ON SALE NOW!

Cookbooks can be purchased at the library's front desk.


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You shop. Amazon gives.

Are you an Amazon shopper? If so, you can support the Friends of OFL every time you shop!  The great news is that Amazon will donate .5% of your purchase of eligible items to the Friends of OFL. It is easy and costs you nothing!

Getting Started! Go to smile.amazon.com and log into your Amazon account. Next, search for the charity you want to support- Enter "Friends of Onondaga Free Library", click the "Select" button next and then start shopping!

Tips & Tricks:

  • When you are on the product description page, look just above the "Add to Cart" button to see if that item is Amazon Smile eligible.
  • You can track how much you have donated.
  • Bookmark it!  Start each shopping trip at smile.amazon.com.
  • Tell family and friends!

Click here for additional information about Amazon Smile.

All monies raised through the Amazon Smile project will support OFL purchases and programs. Thank you in advance for your support!


Who are the Friends of OFL?FriendsOFLlogo blue

The Friends of Onondaga Free Library is an all-volunteer, non-profit group whose purpose is to receive and encourage gifts to the library and focus public attention on the library’s benefits to the community.  They are interested in helping OFL grow and reach out to the community.

The Friends provide extra funding for special projects through an annual membership drive and various fundraising events.

The Friends make a difference by providing the library with funds for:

  • library collections
  • community programs and events
  • up-to-date technology and software
  • furniture, equipment and building improvements
  • AND MORE!

How to Be a Friend:

ATTEND A MEETING:

  • Directors Meetings: 1st Wednesday of each month at 7pm
    Friends meet to plan community based activities and organize fundraising projects.  Open to all current Friends members and anyone interested in becoming a Friend. Check our calendar for upcoming meetings.

It is not necessary to attend meetings to be a valued Friend. Participation at any level is appreciated.  Anyone who wishes to support OFL is encouraged to become a Friend.

DONATE:

*NEW* Giving Levels - Authors' Clubs:

$10

Mark Twain

$15

Dr. Seuss

$30

J.K. Rowling

$75

Arthur Conan Doyle

$100

Agatha Christie

$250

Jane Austen

$500 or more

William Shakespeare

OR download and print our membership form.  Return your completed membership form along with your donation to OFL or mail it to:

Friends of Onondaga Free Library
4840 W. Seneca Turnpike
Syracuse, NY 13215

Your donation is tax deductible.

Board of Directors:

Meeting Minutes:

Pamela McLaughlin, President
George Bain Treasurer
Sue Parry, Secretary
Mary Buckhout
Sheila Graudons
Barbara Leigh
Laura Sullivan
Mary Taylor
John Thornton
Donna Zeolla

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January 2022
February 2022
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If you have any questions, please email the Friends at oflfriends@gmail.com.