Friends of the Library Officiers!

The Havelock Friends of the Library:

Shirley Selepes        Immediate Past President

Mary Smith              Recording Secretary

Dew Usa                   President

Luann Rottmann    Vice President

Margie Garrison      Head Librarian

Helen Bayer              Treasurer

MaryEllen Kirkland  Corresponding Secretary

The Friends of the Library are very busy. Here are some upcoming events:

1.  The raffle for the “Made in NC” basket, the special basket donated by Donna Comer of State Farm and  the crab pot Christmas tree will happen Dec. 8th at the library.  Santa and Mrs. Santa will draw the winning  ticket.  Tickets will be sold right up until the drawing.  All proceeds support the Friends of the Library.

2.  The special luncheon for library staff will be Monday, Dec. 12th.  Donations are welcome.  You can drop off crackers, cheese, cookies, candy, etc. and tell the staff how much you appreciate them.  Items should be dropped off by 11:00 am on the 12th.  There is a refrigerator for items that need refrigeration. Thank  you in advance.

3.  And ……we received the $2,000 Bate Foundation grant  for the purchase of preschool books  to replace lost/damaged titles in our library and in the collection at the Godette Center. We are happy to share this news!

4. Lastly, have a safe and happy holiday season! The library will be closed on Dec.23- Dec. 26 and Monday, Jan.2.  Stock up on your holiday reading and viewing!