Friends of WPL
The next scheduled meeting of the Friends is Saturday, July 20th at 9:30 AM.
Beginning January 2019, meetings will usually be held on the third Saturday of each month from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. usually in the Bell Art Room of the library. All Friends and potential Friends are welcome to attend.
Meeting Minutes are posted after formal approval.
Online Friends Membership Registration Form
(In accordance with the Friends of the Winona Public Library Bylaws, all memberships are due in January.)
- Fine Waiver Card - This card can be used once on any fine from $0.10 to $5.00.
- $5 Book Sale Shelf Certificate - This card gets you up to $5 of items from the book sale shelf in the library.
Upcoming Special Events
The Sweet Stroll: The Friends of the Library Sidewalk Sale
Thursday, July 18th, 2019
The Library is on the Sweet Stroll route again this year! Grab a sweet treat, listen to live music, and enjoy a sidewalk sale! The Friends of the Library will host a mini-book sale on the Library's Learning Plaza (rain location: the library's Exchange Room).
Concert in the Park
Friday, June 14th, 2019
Thank you to all who attended and volunteered for the June 14th, 2019 Concert in the Park. It was a wonderful event filled with summertime fun at the Lake Park Band Shell.
Thanks also to WNB Financial for your generous support of the library!
Book Sale Bookshelf
Need a gift idea? Looking for a good deal on a book? Stop by the Friends Book Sale Bookshelf located next to the self-checkout station in the main entrance area of the library. The shelf is stocked with hardcover books, paperbacks, compact discs, and movies.
Hardcover books: $1.00 ea.
Paperback books: $0.50 ea. or 3 for $1.00
Media items: $2.00 ea. or 3 for $5.00
Media sets: $5.00 ea.
Stop by often as items on the shelf vary daily. All proceeds benefit your Winona Public Library.
Friends Board Members
President: Vernon Leighton (2019-2022)
Vice President : Vacant
Treasurer: Mackenzie Morning (2019-2022)
Secretary: Mary Farrell (2019-2022)
Membership Coordinator: Gayle Garrity (2019-2020)
Board Member: Mike Speck (2019-2020)
Board Member: Linda Sue Eastman (2019-2021)
Board Member: Blandine Berthelot (2019-2022)
Board Member: Emily Tipton (2019-2022)