Friends of WPL
Meetings are usually held on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the Bell Art Room of the library. All Friends and potential Friends are welcome to attend.
The next scheduled meeting of the Friends is the Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 19th at 6:30 PM in the Bell Art Room.
The 2018 Frozen River Film Festival People's Choice
Award Winning Film, Anne Pellowski: Storyteller to the World, will be shown during the Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 19th at 6:30 PM. Positions on the Friends of the Library up for election are Vice President, Membership Secretary, and a Board of Director. Interested parties can email the Friends at email@example.com.
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.)
Special Event -- Give to the Max Day
Many thanks for your generosity!
The Friends of the Library raised $655 online and $375 at the Checkout Desk for a total of $1,030 on Give to the Max Day. Your donations will go toward books, including children’s books, large print books, audiobooks, and electronic resources. The Friends group, in partnership with GiveMN.org, is working to ensure continued up-to-date resources for the Winona community.
The Friends of the Winona Public Library are one of many nonprofit organizations throughout the state that participated on November 16th, Minnesotans donated to their favorite charities and schools online at www.GiveMN.org during the annual “Give to the Max Day.”
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
Vice President : Julie Johnson
Treasurer: Mackenzie Morning
Secretary: Mary Farrell
Membership Chair: Naomi Theye
Director: Annie McLoone
Director: Blandine Berthelot