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Annual Membership Meeting & Friends Library Store Birthday Celebration

  • Central Library - U.S. Bank Room 801 Southwest 10th Avenue Portland, OR, 97205 United States (map)

Join us for the Friends of the Library Annual Membership Meeting and the Friends Library Store's 21st birthday party, open to all current members. RSVP NOW. Helping us celebrate will be guest speaker, author Molly Gloss. A fourth-generation Oregonian, she is the bestselling author of The Jump-Off CreekThe Dazzle of DayWild LifeThe Hearts of Horses and Falling From Horses. Her work has earned numerous awards, including an Oregon Book Award, a Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award, the PEN West Fiction Prize, the James Tiptree Jr. Award; and a Whiting Writers Award. We will also hear from Vailey Oehlke, Director of Libraries for Multnomah County.

Exercise your voting privileges as members and say farewell to exiting board members while enjoying light refreshments. We will also be debuting a new custom item designed for the Friends Library Store. Come early to shop at the store, as all members will receive 20% off their purchases that day to celebrate! 

Earlier Event: May 6
Spring Sale Teacher Discount Day
Later Event: June 15
Rose City Book & Paper Fair