Monthly Archives: March 2011

“Patch” Article About Special Friends’ Forum Meeting on Message

On Sunday, March 27, Friends from all over Fairfax County met at the Sherwood Regional Library to discuss two issues affecting the Friends’ work for Fairfax libraries: volunteers and donations. This meeting was well attended and productive. From K-towne, Margaret, … Continue reading

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Please Vote: Cleaning of upholstery

We finally got a quote for upholstery cleaning!  And it’s way better than we expected.  (We thought it would be $10 per chair.)  The total is $97 for 17 of the meeting room chairs ($3 each) + 20 of the … Continue reading

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2 Votes Regarding Branch Chairs

As you know, we’ve discussed reupholstering some of our chairs (the ones with ripped fabric) and also cleaning some of our other chairs (many of them are stained).  Jennifer is still trying to get a quote for cleaning the seats … Continue reading

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Please Vote: Kids’ Summer Reading Coupon

Please vote on whether the Friends of Kingstowne Library should participate in the county-wide coupon book distributed to all children who complete the Summer Reading Program reading requirement.  The coupon is good for $2 off a $5 purchase at any … Continue reading

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Please Vote: Adult Summer Reading Program Prize

Most Summer Reading Program discussions center on the children’s program, but for the Kingstowne branch, adults have a Summer Reading Program and the Kingstowne Friends have helped by providing incentives.  This year’s proposed wording: “Read 10 books (two books may … Continue reading

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