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Friends Give $100,000 to Improve Library
FOPAL has transmitted to the Palo Alto Library Foundation (PALF)
a check for $100,000 in fulfillment of FOPAL's pledge to the Foundation's "Launch
our Libraries" campaign to purchase furniture, fixtures, and equipment for the
new and renovated libraries enabled by the voters' approval of Measure N in November 2008.
Over $1.3 Million
Our 2003-2007 grants and allocations to Palo Alto libraries exceeded $1.3 million. More ...
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Discounts and Stanford Credit Union Eligibility
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new books and get great interest rates by joining the Friends.
Library While Shopping
you buy books from Kepler's Books in Menlo Park,
5% of your purchase price can go to help our libraries
when you mention the Friends of the Palo Alto Library at check-out.
Volunteers Keep Our Costs Low
library by volunteering to help with our booksale or other activities.
Can you name the book that begins, "WHEN
I WROTE the following pages, or rather the bulk of
them, I lived alone, in the woods, a mile from any neighbor?" You'll find this question and many more at our new book
games. Just click on the link above to explore your knowledge of
English literature, modern novels, horror, children's books,
science fiction, books made into films,
and much more.