2020 Friends Newsletter


Friends’ News – the Annual Newsletter of the Friends of Huntingdon Valley Library came to us in January 2020!

Did you get your copy? No?! Pick one up today at the desk or the Friends Station.

You can also read the newsletter online.

Why join?

Your membership dues support the Friends who then support the Library. With Friends’ support, the Library can bring in amazing speakers, buy new materials, and offer state-of-the-art technology.

Membership also has perks, like:

  • Museum passes
  • Early registration to popular fundraisers, like the Spring Tea

2020FriendsnewlsettercoverDuring 2019, the Friends have donated funds to purchase the following items for the library:

  • DVDs, eBooks, Audiobooks, CDs
  • Large Print books, Videogames
  • Coding Club Robots
  • Museum Passes (for members)
  • Adult and Children’s programs
  • BookPage Newsletter with new book reviews
  • Movie License (for Friday movies) and Bulk Mail permit (for Annual Appeal)
  • Summer Reading programs for all ages
  • Juvenile and Young Adult reading materials through the Hoffman and Wolfberg Funds
  • Vacation Reads
  • New furniture for the children and teen area

The Friends raise funds for the Library through:

  • Annual membership dues starting at $15
    • Especially from the generous Golden Friends who give $100 or more
  • New York City Bus trips and Theater tickets
  • Amazon Smile
  • Voices of the Valley book sales
  • Friends Annual Spring Tea
  • Used Book Sales and Book Bundles
  • Election Day Bake Sale
  • Canasta and Mah-Jongg games
  • Boscov’s Friends Helping Friends
  • Day Trips to Museums

For more information about the Friends and their many activities, visit the Friends Page.