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Friends Of The Library Membership Drive Kicks Off January 1

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The East Brunswick Friends of The Library commences their month-long membership drive beginning Jan 1.  The Friends has been an enthusiastic and generous supporter of the Library for more than thirty years, providing funds beyond the capabilities of the budget and a wide range of terrific programming.

This year, the friends donated money for the construction of three small group study rooms to be used by community groups, businessmen, students and more.   In addition, the Friends fund all children’s programs, including the TLC program, and prizes for Youth and Teen Services programs, including the Summer Reading Program. It also sponsors programs including the Meet the Author series, Saturday Stich, programs such as Makhelat HaMercaz Jewish Choir of Central New Jersey, the Annual Phyllis Noar Puppetry Festival, and programs on science, art and more.

In 2014, it once again paid the licensing fees for the International and Popular Film Festivals and other film screenings; funded the adult discussion groups; provided Defensive Driving Courses; and much, much more.

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If you love the Library, then this is a great way to become more involved. The cost to become a member is $15. The cost to become a supporter is $25. The cost to become a contributor is $50. The cost to become a patron is $100. Membership dues go directly to support children and adult programming at The Library.

For more information call 732-390-6767 or go to The Library’s website at http://www.ebpl.org and click on Friends of the Library at the top.

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