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Friends

Information about the Friends of the Library, including book sales and donations.
Description: 

Display books, process cash register sales, give out Friends memberships and staff the Book Store.

Hours: 
Varies
Age Level: 
Adult


Please fill out a and return it to the Human Resources Office at the East Library.


The Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District welcomes new volunteers to help with our activities:

  • Participate in special Friends of PPLD Events
  • Advocate for state and local library funding

Annual Membership Dues

  • $5.00 - Junior (17 and under)
  • $20.00 - Individual
  • $30.00 - Family
  • $15.00 - Senior
  • $20.00 - Senior Family
  • $200.00 - Lifetime (Pay individual dues once and never worry about renewing!)

There are three ways you can join the Friends:

Online:

Click here to join now!

Contact Us:

Online:

By Phone: 719-531-6333 x1008

In Person or by Mail:
5550 N. Union Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

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Mon. - Thurs. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Join the Friends of PPLD!

To join the Friends of the Pikes Peak Library District, please complete a membership application or visit our Join Us page.

Member benefits include:

  • Discounts at all Friends bookstores
  • Advance notice of book sales
  • Invitations to special events
  • Meeting and working with other literate, interesting people who care about preserving valuable community resources
  • Feeling good about supporting a vital resource that benefits our whole community.

And as a member, you will be paid back in a thousand ways every year - with children's smiles.

Friends of PPLD

When: Friday, April 10, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Conference Rooms I & II

Function sponsored by the Friends of PPLD

Friends of PPLD

When: Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community/Conference Rooms I & II

Function sponsored by the Friends of PPLD

Friends of the Manitou Springs Library

When: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library

Friends of the Manitou Springs Community Library meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month at the Manitou Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave in Manitou Springs. The Friends is a fundraising and advocacy entity which exists to benefit the Manitou Springs Community Library. Come find out how you can become involved in this vital organization.

Rockrimmons Friends Annual Children's Book Exchange

When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Bring childrenÂ’s books you no longer want in the morning and get a ticket for each book you drop off. Come back in the afternoon and pick out a book for each ticket you received.

Drop Off Time: 10:00-11:30

Pick Up Time: 12:30-2:00

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

When: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

Tri-Lakes Friends

When: Monday, May 11, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

Meeting

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

When: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

Friends of the Manitou Springs Library

When: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library

Friends of the Manitou Springs Community Library meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month at the Manitou Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave in Manitou Springs. The Friends is a fundraising and advocacy entity which exists to benefit the Manitou Springs Community Library. Come find out how you can become involved in this vital organization.

PPLD Friends Quarterly Meeting

When: Tuesday, June 09, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

PPLD Friends Quarterly Meeting

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

When: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Rockrimmon Friends of the Library

Friends of the Manitou Springs Library

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Manitou Springs Library

Friends of the Manitou Springs Community Library meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month at the Manitou Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave in Manitou Springs. The Friends is a fundraising and advocacy entity which exists to benefit the Manitou Springs Community Library. Come find out how you can become involved in this vital organization.


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Policy Statements

  • Donors may contribute to the PPLD Foundation. Generally, the Foundation's policy is to convert non-cash gifts to cash as soon as possible. Donations are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.