Support Us

 

         

        

    WHAT WE DO

    The Friends of Brodhead Memorial Public Library support library services in our community through:

    • Assisting the library in its efforts to meet community needs by supporting and encouraging participation in library programs and activities which contribute to the educational and cultural life of our community.
    • Promoting public awareness of the library by providing information to the public about library services, facilities, and needs. 
    • Assisting in raising funds for special library needs.
    • Advancing a close understanding and cooperation between library users, trustees, and staff.


    HOW WE HELP

    • Advocacy
    • Fundraising
    • Book sales
    • Summer Reading Program
    • School Supply Box
    • Special projects, programs, and events


    MEETINGS & EVENTS

     

     

    The Friends meet quarterly. Meetings take place on the first Wednesday of March, June, September, and December at 6:30 p.m. at the library. Meetings are family-friendly. Additional Friends-sponsored events can be found on the Library's calendar.

    The next Friends meeting is December 5, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at the library. A link to the meeting agenda is below.

    Recent meeting agendas:
    December 5, 2018
    September 5, 2018
    June 6, 2018
    May 16, 2018

    Recent meeting minutes:
    September 5, 2018 (Draft minutes)
    June 6, 2018
    May 16, 2018

     

    MEMBERSHIP

    Annual memberships are $5 per person and run from January - December. Memberships received between September and December will be grandfathered into the following year. A copy of the membership form can be found here

     

    DONATIONS

    Donations of money and gently used books are welcome. Contact library staff or the Friends President for more information. Please make checks payable to Friends of Brodhead Memorial Public Library, Inc. Monetary donations may be sent to:

    Friends of Brodhead Memorial Public Library
    1207 25th Street
    Brodhead, WI 53520

    Friends-sponsored events can be found on the Library's calendar.

     

    OFFICERS

    Officers for the Friends are elected annually at the June meeting. Current officers include:

    President - Travis Droessler
    Vice President - Ann Mueller
    Secretary - Carrie Wahl
    Treasurer - Alice Roemer