Mission of the Library Friends & Foundation
The Estes Valley Library Friends & Foundation solicits, receives, holds and manages gifts, bequests, and reserves on behalf of the Estes Valley Public Library District (Library), so that these assets and their earnings may provide ongoing support for facilities, staff, programs and services to help achieve the Library’s mission: “To bring people, ideas and opportunities together for the enrichment of our community by providing access to quality information, resources and services”.
The purpose of the Friends & Foundation is to provide support for the Library by:
a. Building an endowment to ensure the viability and sustainability of the Library
b. Managing Library Friends & Foundation investments for the present and future benefit of the Library
c. Seeking additional funds to support Library operations
d. Providing volunteer assistance to the Library
e. Advocating for the Library.
2020 Board Meeting Schedule
The Estes Valley Library Friends & Foundation Board of Directors meets on the fourth Thursday of every other month, from 2:00p – 4:00p unless otherwise noted. The public is welcome.
- February 21
- April 27
- June 22
- August 24
- October 26
- December 14 (one week early)
Friends & Foundation Board of Directors
LUDIE DICKESON, Honorary Board Member
LOIS ELLINGWOOD, Secretary
ANN FINLEY, Vice President
DIANE SHRIVER, President
Ex Officio members: Bill Gerritz, Claudine Perrault and Sarah Walsh
Cliffhanger Used Books
The Library Friends & Foundation is now receiving used book donations at Cliffhanger Used Books, the Library Friends & Foundation bookstore at 191 W. Riverside Drive (formerly the Master Graphics building located next to the Post Office).
Book donation drop-off hours: Monday – Saturday, 10 am – 4 pm.
Volunteer with the Friends & Foundation
For more information on the Estes Valley Library Friends & Foundation, contact Executive Director Sarah Walsh at 970 586 8116 x 835 or firstname.lastname@example.org.