Friends of the Anadarko Community Library

We would love your help and support! Become a Friend or Volunteer.

Friends

The Friends of the Anadarko Community Library (FOACL) provide an important source of assistance and revenue that enhances the library’s offering of events, resources and programs.

Goals

  • To establish a membership in support of the Anadarko Community Library.
  • To advocate for the Friends organization and the interests of the Library.
  • To continue to hold events annually to promote the library and raise funds for special purchases.

Events

  • Annual Book Sale February 27th, 2017 through March 4th, 2017 in the Hollytex Community Room at the Anadarko Community Library
    215 West Broadway
    Anadarko, Oklahoma
  • Annual Chocolate Festival – Fall 2017

Money raised has supported programs such as Adult and Youth Summer Reading Programs, Movie In The Park Nights, Xbox and Wii Game Days, Tiny Tot’s Story Time, Bouncing Babies Story Time and other special Library events.

FOACL Board

Peggy Stone, President
Francie Sisson, Vice President
Sandy Harris, Secretary
Betty Roddy, Treasurer
Betty Bauman, Member
Sherry Cofer, Member
Glen Price, Member                                                                                                                     Megan Shosh, Member
Margie Stokly, Member

Become a Member

Annual Membership Dues

  • Junior $1.00
  • Individual $5.00
  • Family $8.00
  • Group $25.00
  • Life-Time $100.00

You may also donate any amount you wish to the FOACL as well.

Please send your donation or membership fee/s to:
Friends of the Anadarko Community Library
215 West Broadway
Anadarko, Oklahoma 73005

FOACL Board Meeting Dates

All meetings are held at the Anadarko Community Library’s Hollytex Community Room.

  • January 10, 2017
  • Annual Meeting – April 11, 2017
  • July 11, 2017

 Meeting Minutes and Agendas

TBA

Volunteer

We welcome volunteers from other organizations. Volunteers get to wear a special name tag. We’d love to have you help us…

  • Shelf-Reading
  • Assisting Staff
  • Cleaning or Maintenance
  • Shelving
  • Entry Point Greeter
  • Assisting with Programs
  • Book Searching
  • Homework Helper
  • Teaching or Facilitating a Library Program
  • Friendly Visitor to Home-bound folks
  • Gardening or Yard Work

If a suitable position is not available at the time of your interview, we’ll place your application and interest inventory in a resource file. As positions become available, we’ll contact you!

As a library volunteer you should…

  • Feel free to ask questions if you do not understand instructions.
  • Complete your assignment in a timely and accurate fashion.
  • Be reliable, dependable and prompt.
  • Give adequate notice of absences.
  • Always be polite to Library customers and staff.
  • Avoid having friends call or visit you while you are working.
  • Dress according to the Library Dress Code.
  • Wear your Volunteer badge while on duty.

Print out and complete the Volunteer Application Form. Please return or mail to:
Anadarko Community Library
215 West Broadway
Anadarko, OK 73005

Volunteers may answer directional and simple questions. However, reference questions should be referred to the Library staff.