Wayland Free Public Library
Recently the Friends have provided financial support for:
- The Museum Pass Program and online reservation system
- New Youth Services furniture
- The Summer Reading Program
- Adult speaker series and family entertainment
- The ESOL program
- The enhancement of the media collection, including DVDs, CDs, videos, and audio books
- The new downloadable audio book program
- Poetry workshop
- Landscape improvements
- Library hospitality
- Staff professional development
- Updated website
Sarah Hubbell, President
Emily Weintraub, Vice President
Kathy Smith, Treasurer
Alexia Obar, Secretary
The Friends encourage all to be library advocates by support local, state, and federal library legislation. Visit the Massachusetts Library Association’s legislative action site to easily contact your legislators.
Be a Friend of the Wayland Public Library. Print a membership form and mail it in or deliver it to the library circulation desk.
Funds are raised through annual membership dues and gifts, twice yearly book and bake sales, the lower lobby book cart, and occasional special events.
NEXT BOOK AND BAKE SALE DATES:
Spring Book and Bake Sale
Members-only Preview: Friday, May 2, 6-8:30pm
Saturday, May 3, 10am-4pm
Sunday, May 4, noon-4pm
Fall Book and Bake Sale
Members-only Preview: Friday, October 24, 6-8:30pm
Saturday, October 25, 10am-4pm
Sunday, October 26, noon-4pm
Wayland Town Building Large Hearing Room
41 Cochituate Road
LOWER LOBBY SALE CART — The sale cart is open anytime the library is! Find a book, a video or children’s materials.
NOTECARDS - Notecards depicting the library are available for purchase [$10/package of 8 cards].
TOTE BAG — Carry your support for the Library in an attractive and useful Friends of the Library tote bag. Canvas bags are available for $15.00 at the circulation desk.
MUGS - Handthrown in the US, four colors available, stoneware which is safe in the microwave and the dishwasher. $15.00 each