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Yard Sale Fundraiser

The Friends of the Moore Free Library in Newfane are reserving spaces now for the 11th Annual Community Tag Sale to be held on the Newfane Common on Saturday, June 29, from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. Spaces cost $15 each, or $20 each if reserved after June 1. Sellers must provide their own tables. The sale will be held rain or shine, with no refunds given.

 

To reserve a space, please contact Julie at 365-7278 or julielav@sover.net or pick up a reservation form at the Library, 23 West Street, Newfane. If the Library is closed, you may take a form from the envelope provided on the front porch.

 

The Friends of the Library raise funds to help support the functions and activities of the Library, a private institution that serves as a public Library but without benefit of federal, state, or town money.

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Friends of MFL meeting announced

Please try to come to a meeting for the Friends of Moore Free Library on Thursday October 18th at noon. The libraries Friends group welcomes everyone who enjoys MFL, meetings are not too long and usually include a couple of laughs. Any questions email caryn@carynking.com.

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PRESS RELEASE FOR FRIENDS OF Moore Free Library Booksale, Newfane 9/15/12

The Friends of the Moore Free Library Book Sale will be held Saturday,  September 29 from 10 am -4 pm and Sunday, September 30 from 10 am to 2 pm in the Newfane Union Hall  on Route 30.  An annual Newfane tradition,  this outstanding  book sale offers some 5000 books on every subject  from Fiction, Non-Fiction, Biography, Children’s Books and Picture Books.  All are priced to sell.   In the latest “Vermont Life” magazine , local author, Castle Freeman Jr. showcases the Newfane Library Book Sale.    Targ and John Spicer have been  responsible  for starting the sale from the beginning  and continuing to volunteer along with thirty others helpers  for  the sale .  ” I think it’s been going  for 20 years   ” says Targ. ” John makes the posters and flyers and both of us  have added seed money  for the cash box.”      The Moore Free  Library is  truly a “Free Library”..    No state or  local taxes are  collected  and no fines are charged. The Library is open to all without charge.  The Library exists through donations of money, time and donations of materials  from our volunteers,  our citizens and our borrowers.  The book sale is a major fundraiser for the library.    To volunteer to help with the sale please call  Teddi Tucci at 490-2297 or  Meris Morrison at the library 365-7948.

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Booksale Press Release

Press Release –  Moore Free Library Booksale, Newfane
9/15/12

The Friends of the Moore Free Library Book Sale will be held
Saturday,  September 29 from 10 am -4 pm and Sunday, September 30 from
10 am to 2 pm in the Newfane Union Hall  on Route 30.  An annual
Newfane tradition,  this outstanding  book sale offers some 5000
books on every subject  from Fiction, Non-Fiction, Biography,
Children’s Books and Picture Books.  All are priced to sell.
In the latest “Vermont Life” magazine , local author, Castle Freeman Jr.
showcases the Newfane Library Book Sale.

Targ and John Spicer have been  responsible  for starting the sale
from the beginning  and continuing to volunteer along with thirty
others helpers  for  the sale .  ” I think it’s been going  for 20
years   ” says Targ. ” John makes the posters and flyers
and both of us  have added seed money  for the cash box.

“The Moore Free  Library is  truly a “Free Library”..No state or  local taxes are  collected  and no fines are charged.
The Library is open to all without charge.  The Library exists
through donations of money, time and
donations of materials  from our volunteers,  our citizens and our
borrowers.  The book sale is a major fundraiser for the library.

To volunteer to help with the sale please call  Teddi Tucci at
490-2289  or  Meris Morrison at the library 365-7948.

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The Friends’ Corner

Notes from Teddi Tucci, President of Friends of the Moore Free Library

The Friends met in July to celebrate the success of the benefit concert presented by Hungrytown and to prioritize projects to improve the Library. Our next meeting will be on Thursday, October 4 at 5:00 pm at the Library. Refreshments will be served. Please join us as we report on the book sale and plan our next event. There has been some initial discussion about having Mrs. Claus visit the library to collect wish lists for Mr. Claus while adults swap cookies.

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