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Eat Up and Support the Library!

2019 Chateau Fundraiser

A Chateau Sponsored Fundraiser

for The Friends of the Nevins Library

on WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2019

 11:30AM to Close

Visit the Chateau Restaurant of Andover for lunch, dinner or take out and let your server or the person on the phone know that you are participating in the fundraiser and to FLAG YOUR CHECK.

When paying your bill, see that the word FUNDRAISER is noted.

By doing that, the Friends of the Nevins Library will receive 20% of the total sales (before tax) from all checks that are flagged!!

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Spring Book Sale 2019

Spring is in the air — the crocus are emerging, the robins are delighted and the Friends of the Library are opening the doors for the Spring Book Sale!

Come to browse and buy at the Library Book Sale.  All proceeds go to the Friends of the Nevins Library and are used to support library programs and services. Thousands of books, puzzles, dvd’s and cd’s.  Prices range from $ . 50 to $2.00 for most items.

Friday March 15th, 5pm-8pm – Book Sale Preview Night

Get a sneak peek and chance to buy before the general public comes in on Saturday morning. The cost to enter the Preview Sale is $20 per person.

Sale continues:

Saturday, March 16th 9am-5pm

Sunday, March 17th Noon –4pm

Monday, March 18th 9am-8pm – Bargain Day!

Happy foraging!

For more information, contact Carla Friedrich at 978-686-4080 x33 or cfriedrich@nevinslibrary.org


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2018 Friends Quilt Raffle

Need something to stay warm on those chilly December/January/February/March and beyond Months?

The Friends of the Nevins Library are holding a raffle for a beautiful and unique book-themed quilt, The Cat Who Quilted, quilted and designed by Joanne Billings.

Tickets for the raffle will be sold at the Main Desk, 6 for $5, or one for a dollar.  The winning ticket will be drawn on December 19th.

Here’s a photo of just part of it. Amazing!!! Come see the whole quilt on display on the Main Floor of the Library across from the Main Desk!!!


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It’s not too late — Get Gifts from B & N AND support the Nevins Library

Image result for barnes & noble bookfairIt’s not too late to order items online from Barnes & Noble and support the Nevins Library. Even if you missed the grand event on Saturday Dec. 1st at the Salem, NH Barnes & Noble store, you can still order items online from B&N  from 12/3/18 through 12/6/18 and a percentage of the proceeds will go to benefit the Friends of the Library.

All you have to do is visit bn.com/bookfairs and enter Bookfair ID 12437794 at checkout.  It’s a win-win situation!

In the past years, the Friends of the Library have used the proceeds from this fundraiser to purchase more books for our collection as well as to fund many diverse programs for kids to adults.

I know many of my friends and family will be getting books from me for Christmas this year! 🙂

 

 

 


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Bertucci’s & the Nevins Library: Dining for Dollars!

Join us at

Bertucci’s Restaurant

of 275 Rockingham Park Blvd, Salem, NH

Wednesday, April 25th from 11:00AM to 9:00PM

for a “Dining for Dollars Fundraiser”.

Bertucci’s will donate up to 25% of all pre-taxed food and beverage purchases to the Friends of the Nevins Library. Dine in or carry-out, whatever fits your schedule.

Please make sure to present the required coupon to your server at time of payment so that a percentage of your pre-tax food and beverage purchases are donated to the Friends by Bertucci’s. See below for the aforementioned coupon.  You may also get the required coupon online at http://www.nevinslibrary.org or at the Reader Services Main Desk. Do share this invitation with your family and friends so we may make this a profitable event!