NEW ROSWELL LIBRARY HOURS
The Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System has added Friday hours back to 11 branches throughout the county, effective September 12, 2014. This new schedule adds four hours to Roswell on Fridays, from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. The new hours are listed below.
Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday - 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday - 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday - 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday - 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday - 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday - 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Remember that you may access your library accounts and library databases, including ebooks, 24/7 at www.afpls.org
THE BIG READ 2014
The Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System is pleased to participate in The Big Read, acommunity-wide reading program where citizens come together to read and discuss the same book. Join us at the Roswell Library on Wednesday, September 17 at 2:00 p.m. when author Luis Alberto Urrea will lead a discussion of his book Into the Beautiful North, this year's Big Read selection.
Fulton County Commission Chairman John Eaves will host a community meeting at the Roswell Library on Tuesday, September 23 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. All Fulton County residents are invited to attend this public listening session and voice their comments and concerns.
A list programs is posted on our Library Programs page. Fall programs will be posted soon. Be sure to read our latest newsletter, June 2014, to learn how successful the Summer Reading Kick-Off was. A big thank you to our wonderful volunteers!
NOVEMBER BOOK SALE
Preview Sale (new members are welcome to join at the door)
Wednesday, November 12. 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
No scanners permitted at the preview sale.
Regular Sale (scanners welcome)
Thursday, November 13. 10:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday, November 14. 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 15. 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 16. 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Check out our membership brochure. The brochure describes some of the projects we've done over the years, as well as details about levels of membership, annual dues and a membership form. It's the best bargain in town.
Feel free to contact us with questions, concerns, or comments.
The Friends are always looking for donations. Acceptable items include fiction and all kinds of non-fiction books, DVD's, CD's, and videos. We also accept magazines: regular magazines (no matter how old they are) and business/news magazines up to 4 months old. We are not able to accept Encyclopedias, stained, or damaged items. Donation bins are located in the library's lobby. Thank you!
WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO
The purpose of the Friends of the Roswell Library is to provide financial assistance to the library, to promote the library as a learning center for all citizens in the community, and to act as an advocate for improved library services.