The Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library now has a website. Please visit often to learn more about their programs, fundraising, and how you can become a Friend of the Lanpher Memorial Library!
RESCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY, APRIL 13TH AT 6:30!
Please join us for this free program.
Eric Nuse and Ron Kelley from The Friends of Green River Reservoir will present a slide show entitled “Green River Reservoir- A Special Place for Exploring Nature.” Audubon quality
pictures will track wildlife, birds and flowers through the seasons at the Reservoir. The Friends primary mission is to maintain the wilderness-like character of the reservoir but the future of the dam is now in question due to the relicensing controversy between Morrisville Water & Light and the State. An appeal is now before the Environmental Court. The Friends have obtained party status in order to monitor what transpires on this issue. At the end of the
presentation, Eric will give a brief summary of the current status of this process and the Friends involvement in it. Ron has been exploring the reservoir by paddle and camera for many years and Eric is a former Lamoille County Game Warden who has paddled, fished and explored the area since 1972. Both are loon project volunteers there.
Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library was founded as a not-for-profit organization in 2015.
Mission: To promote the understanding and appreciation of Lanpher Memorial Library and its mission by supporting the freedom to read and placing books in more hands. Through volunteerism, advocacy, increasing public awareness, fundraising and creating partnerships, the Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library seek to enhance the library's role in the Hyde Park Community.
To become a member of the Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library, please pick up a membership form at the Lanpher Library, OR, send your name, address, phone number, email on a piece of paper with your membership fee (payable to the Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library) to us at P.O. Box 61, Hyde Park VT, 05655
Please share with us any special skills or ways that you might like to assist us:
Photograher, Catherine Aranda Learned attended the Toast To 100 Fundraising event held by the Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library. Please click on the link below to enjoy her photos as a beautiful reminder of the evening.
Bid on this School Bear from Vermont Teddy Bear Company at the Lanpher Library! The winning bid will be announced on December 3rd! Proceeds benefit the amazing work done by the Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library to support the Lanpher Library.
September 11th 2:00-4:00 p.m.
The Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library would like you to us for tea and refreshments on September 11, 2016 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Lanpher Library. This public Program will provide you with the opportunity to become acquainted with the Friends group an the group's mission and purpose. There will also be information about Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library membership options and what member benefits are available for you and your family.
Having Lanpher Library in Hyde Park is a wonderful community resource. Please stop by and have tea and refreshments with a group of Friends and find out what resources are available to you...very close to home.
And please remember to purchase your 100 Years Commemorative Book Bag for only $15. This roomy tote is big enough for all of your books, audiobooks, DVDs, or magazines that you borrow! Book Bags are available at the Lanpher Memorial Library.
Help the Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library Celebrate with these Commemorative Book Bags for sale at the Lanpher Library for $15.
Halloween Goodies & Decorations, Tickets to Lamoille County Players production of "Wait Until Dark" , a copy of "Images of Hyde Park, by Jim and Monica Heath...All to benefit the Friends of the Lanpher Memorial Library! $1 each of 6/$5. Drawing to be held on October 30th.
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