The Friends of the Claremont Library is a 501(c)3 nonprofit membership organization with the sole purpose of advocating for and supporting our public library. To learn how to become a member, click here. If you are new to this site, take some time to look around. We have a separate page for each of our more active committees, On the Same Page and our fantastic Book Sales. You can look at recent newsletters. And be sure to check out our updated calendar of all our events.
100 Years Old and Better Than Ever!
Our library is celebrating its centennial this year, and the Friends of the Claremont Library (Los Angeles County's oldest Friends group -- started in 1957) have many celebrations and commemorations planned for 2014. The theme of the centennial is "Free to Read." Look for special displays in the library display cases, and watch this website and our Facebook page for announcements of events, which start with the following: March 22 -- Centennial Gala and Exhibition March 29 -- Third Annual Children's Book Festival May 3 -- Book Lovers' Sale June 21 -- Claremont Authors Celebration
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!
Love books? Love that warm fuzzy feeling you get from helping others? Enjoy organizing and sorting? If you have a few spare hours and answered yes to any or all of those questions, our Book Sales/Bookstore committee would love your help in sorting donated books. Click the Book Sales link at left for more information.
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