Library Debuts Museum Pass Lending Program

August 22, 2014 at 9:00 AM

SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Free Public Library has announced a museum pass lending program, thanks to a generous donation from the Friends of the Library. 

Museum passes to three area museums may be borrowed by Summit Library card holders over the age of 17, including paid members and those employed in Summit.  The museums included in the program are Grounds for Sculpture, the Morris Museum, and the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. 
 
The passes are free, if returned on time, and may be borrowed for five days.  They are available at the library's Circulation Desk on a first come, first served basis, and cannot be reserved. Benefits of the passes differ from museum to museum, but all of them include free admission for a specified number of people.

The Friends of the Summit Free Public is a non-profit organization made up of a growing number of community members.  The Friends raise funds in order to provide the library with special or unusual items that do not come under the regular library budget.  The Friends also provide various volunteer services, sponsor programs, and promote events of special interest. Applications for membership are available in the library and on the library's website.

The Summit Free Public Library is located at 75 Maple Street.  For more information, contact 908 / 273-0350 or visit their website at summitlibrary.org.

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