Digital headliners installed thanks to Friends fundraising

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Last year, Library Director Jane Chisaki requested digital flat screens for each library to update patrons on events, programs, and calendar changes. The cost including installation, was about $10,000. The Friends’ “Ten Years, Already?!” campaign (celebrating the first decade of … Read More

Meet New Book Sale Chair Peg Rosen

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Born and raised in San Francisco, Peg has been an avid reader as long as she can remember. “I discovered the Friends semi-annual book sales after my family moved to Alameda in 1998. Attending and buying during those sales immediately … Read More

FAL Board Member Luzanne Engh

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Meet 2017 FAL Board Member Luzanne Engh What are your earliest connections to libraries? My appreciation for libraries began in junior high school when I joined the Library Club. As club members we read and reported on all new books … Read More

Degas Art Docent Lecture

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The Degas Art Docent Lecture on July 17, 2017 at the Alameda Free Library drew a standing room only crowd. The event was sponsored by Friends of the Alameda Free Library.