Friends of Kentucky Libraries

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The Friends of Kentucky Libraries is a nonprofit organization made up of individuals and local Friends chapters and local boards of trustees who support and celebrate Kentucky’s libraries.

We are…
– a network of library supporters from across the state sharing ideas and news
– a source of assistance for creating or revitalizing your local Friends of the Library Chapter
– a unified voice to advocate for your library and all Kentucky Libraries

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  • PreOrder available: Thoughts Here and There: Selected Writings 1952-2019 by Evelyn Richardson
    Thoughts Here and There: Selected Writings 1952-2019 by Evelyn Richardson – available for preorder through Friends of the Logan County Public Library
  • Book Sale Alert!
    Winter Book SaleFriends of Paul Sawyier Public LibraryRiver Room319 Wapping StreetFrankfort, KY NEW DATES Tues., March 1 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm (Friends’ Preview Day)Wed. & Thur., March 2 and 3 10:00 am – 6:00 pmFri. March 4 10:00 am – 3:30 pmSat., March 5 10:00 am – 2:00 pm […]
  • Kentucky Librarians affected by Tornado
    Friends – Please see below the message from FOKL President Wayne Onkst :I spoke to Terry Manuel at the KDLA yesterday and he told us that no public libraries were damaged in the storms! Some of the libraries still have no power or internet service, but the structural damage was […]
  • Book Sale Alert!
    BOOK SALE FRIENDS OF PAUL SAWYIER PUBLIC LIBRARY NOVEMBER 2 THRU 6, 2021 Fall Book Sale Friends of Paul Sawyier Public Library River Room 319 Wapping Street Frankfort, KY Tues., Nov. 2 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm (Friends’ Preview Day) Wed. & Thur., Nov. 3 & 4 10:00 am – […]
  • Hardin County Happenings
    November 3, 2021, Steve Lindsay and I(James Weiss) spoke at the Brown-Pusey House at the invitation of the Chamber of Commerce POC Mr. Kent Bailey Steve spoke regarding Colonel Helm and I spoke about President Lincoln and the history of Elizabethtown.  From my perspective, a good time was had by all.  […]

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