Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

May 16, 2013

Friends of Drake Library meet

The Daily Iowegian

---- — The Friends of the Drake Library met at 4 p.m. Thursday, April 30.

Action was taken on a handful of subjects. Announcement was made that through Mike Bogle, the Centerville Fire Department and Mercy Medical Center, the library will be given a defibrillator.

Discussion was held on “American Dolls” and the possibility of having them available for checking out at our library. Donations will be accepted from the public and recognition noted for this project.

Membership s and sponsorships are on the increase. Everyone is thanked who helped with the raffle and Linda HIlty won the quilt.

Next up was the “Bake Sale for Books” at Wal-Mart, Saturday, May 11 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Thanked were Wal-Mart , Lange’s for the tent usage and all of the generous members who helped with time and items of rate bake sale.

Members, look for the newsletter coming. The next meeting will be held May 28 at 4 p.,. at the Drake Library.

Remember to sign up for the Summer Reading Program with “The Dig” being the subject. This is a wonderful activity to learn more, see more and be a winner with all the rewards for participants. Call or stop in to get the full details. Happy reading everyone.