Friends of the Library

Library Legislative Day, Madison, WI, Tuesday, February 12, 2019

June, 2020 thanks FMPL for the cool Newbery and Caldecott posters!!!

These posters show all the Caldecott & Newbery medal winners up to present day! Thanks FMPL for purchasing these for the library in kits that held the 2020 winners, too.

 

 

Six new community babies gifted by FMPL!

It is never too early to promote lifelong reading! Thanks FMPL for providing reading bundles to babies in our community!

 

 

Programs, Meetings, & Mission

***Attend the monthly meetings at the library. Every 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30pm. (IN THE MEETING SPACE @ THE LIBRARY.) We don't meet in July or December.

Members of FMPL support the library by volunteering their time, efforts and abilities in the following ways:

Programs

  • Book Sales
  • BETTER WORLD BOOKS (prior to Book Sales and sometimes after Book Sales)
  • Seroogy's Candy Bar Sales
  • Advocacy/Library Legislative Day
  • Decorating Committee
  • Movie Nights
  • Children's Summer Reading Program
  • Teen Summer Reading Program
  • Adult Summer Reading Program
  • Holiday Raffle
  • Field trips
  • Hosting authors
  • Thank you banquets

Promotion

  • Posters
  • Flyers
  • Special Events
  • Underwrite snacks for monthly adult book group, Sept thru May
  • Pay for guinea pig and fish needs in the library
  • Pay for anime afternoons (April and October) and movie night needs
  • Pay for library's annual subscription to BOOKPAGE

What are the Friends' missions?

  • Broaden community awareness and use of library services and resources.
  • Support the library in developing library services and resources as needed in our community.
  • Raise funds through membership dues and special events to supplement the library budget for materials, equipment and services.
FMPL Meeting Minutes

Current FMPL Leadership, 2022

2022-2023

FMPL leadership from left to right: Deanna DeBruin (Treasurer), Ann-Marie Karweick (V.P.), Ian Simpson (President) and Kris Peters (Secretary). They are posing by the amazing telescope they purchased for the library!

FMPL (Friends of the Muehl Public Library) meeting

Meetings are held in the library meeting space unless otherwise posted. The Friends support all activities and services at the library. Everyone is welcome to attend a meeting and see how YOU can help!

Please ask at the library if you would like your email added to the FMPL email blast list. We will be happy to help you, help us!

 

16th Annual Wine Tasting Raffle Winner!

Elaine won the Dinner and A Show, dinner @ Black & Tan, GB and a Let Me Be Frank show at the Meyer in GB. Congratulations, Elaine!

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