FAL Board Welcomes Two New Members

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Welcome, Renesha and Katherine! The FAL Board welcomes Renesha Robinson-Palmer to the Board of Directors. Renesha has been working on Friends @ Home events and will also be managing the Friends website. We also welcome Katherine Adcox to the Board … Read More

FAL Community Mourns Loss

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FAL lost dedicated volunteer and community member Jan Stamos on Saturday, September 24, 2022. Jan had been a regular Thursday volunteer at Books for Friends since its opening in March. She was a book sorter and a book sale volunteer. … Read More

Call for Board Members

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The Friends of the Alameda Free Library (FAL) is accepting applications from members of the Alameda community who would like to serve on our Board of Directors. We are looking for applicants who reflect the diversity of the Alameda community … Read More

FAL Mourns the Loss of a Friend and Volunteer

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Jerrilyn Kaplan passed away on March 13, 2021 after a sudden illness. Jerri volunteered in the book sorting room on Monday mornings and loved her time there, including trading jigsaw puzzles with fellow volunteers. She continued to ask when the … Read More

FAL Welcomes New Board Member Marcie Soslau

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We warmly welcome Marcie Soslau as our newest board member. Marcie comes from Philadelphia, the birthplace of the public library. She previously volunteered for her children’s public school fundraising programs. She has spent a lot of time working with children, … Read More

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