Friends of the Library LIVE “Western Book Auction”
Please join the Friends of the Natrona County Public Library in Casper for their inaugural LIVE “Western Book Auction.” This event will take place in the downtown library’s Crawford Room on Saturday, June 13, 2015. The evening will begin with a buyers’ preview at 6 p.m. and the auction following at 7 p.m. Featured items include a number of autographed books and first edition volumes. The evening promises not to disappoint the collector! A list of the items can be found HERE.
Light refreshments will be provided by the Friends. Cash, local checks, and PayPal as well as credit and debit cards will be accepted. Please come and support literacy and your local library! For more information, please contact Sherry Good at email@example.com or 307-235-5011/307-259-8918.
To foster closer relations between the Natrona County Public Library and the citizens of Natrona County; to promote the functions, resources, services and needs of the Library, its patrons, and related programs; to advocate in the development of programs for the extension and improvement of the Library services and resources; to support provisions for adequate housing, materials, and other facilities of the Library; to promote and support literacy in the community.
The Friends of the Library is a non-profit (501c3), volunteer organization which supports the Natrona County Public Library. We welcome others to help us advocate for the library. We raise money to support NCPL through book sales and other fundraising events. Proceeds have supported projects including the annual Edible Book Fest and Wyoming Reads.
Sharyle Good, President
Volunteers are welcome and needed for as little or as much time as they can give.
Do you have a special talent, skill or interest that you’d like to share? We are always happy to have folks donate their talents and ideas (for example, web design, artwork, data entry, etc.). It might be a great way to get some experience to add to your resume while helping out a great cause!
The Friends’ Board of Directors meets the third Wednesday of each month.
The generosity of our community is very much appreciated; however, there are some items that don’t sell or are unusable due to age/condition. If you plan on donating–please ask yourself if you’d give the items to a friend–if you wouldn’t give the items to a close friend–please don’t give them to us.
Please do not donate the following items; these items are recycled immediately:
- Readers Digest Condensed books older than 2 years
- All encyclopedia sets
- National Geographic magazines more than 2 years old
- Textbooks more than 10 years old
- Cassette Tapes
- Damaged, dirty, or moldy books