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Community Booster club for the Brunswick, Maryland Library
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Come down to Smoketown Brewing Station for a winter fundraiser. Smoketown will be putting their new Scottish Ale online that night, while the Friends of the Library sponsors a silent auction, poetry reading, and Robert Burns trivia.

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Volunteers Needed! October 1 & 2

As you may or may not know, the annual used book sale at Brunswick Railroad Days is our biggest event of the year, not to mention our primary fundraiser. Believe it or not, October 1 is only a month-and-a-half away. We need your help to make it successful.

We would appreciate a donation of a couple of hours of your time on October 1 and/or October 2 during Railroad Days. We need help with book sales, organizing the books, and especially with setup (on Saturday) and breakdown (on Sunday).

Not sure if volunteering is for you? Bring a friend! "Many hands make light work" as the saying goes.

Got teenagers? Got teenagers who need volunteer hours? This is a perfect opportunity, and we always need young, strong backs during setup and breakdown.

Have a truck that we can use to transport the books the two blocks from our storage to our location for the sale? Please let us know!

There are three ways you can sign up:

1. Go to SignUpGenius: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050f4daca62da64-2016
(This is the best way)

2. Email us (folbrunswick@gmail.com) with your preferred shifts (see below)

3. Call us (240-285-9583) with your preferred shifts (see below)
We need people for these time slots:

Saturday, October 1
7:30-10:00 Setup
10:00-12:00 Sales
12:00-2:30 Sales
2:30-5:00 Sales (and cover-up)

Sunday, October 2
10:00-12:00 Sales
12:00-2:00 Sales
2:00-4:00 Sales
4:00-6:00 Sales/Breakdown/Cleanup

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Members of the Friends of the Library are invited to attend the annual members’ meeting on June 11, 2015 at 9:00AM at the Brunswick Library.

In addition to an opportunity to meet the Board of the Friends and learn about what we’ve done over the last year, this is also where we vote for some of our board members (to two-year terms).

If you are a member (or would like to become a member) and attend the meeting, please let us know so that we can have enough refreshments. Email: folbrunswick@gmail.com Phone: (240) 285-9583.

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Teen Book Exchange - May 21, American Legion, Brunswick, Maryland

Hey Teens!

Love books? Looking for something to read? Willing to trade books you no longer want?

Come to the Teen Book Exchange on May 21 at the American Legion in Brunswick, Maryland.

Details below or at https://www.facebook.com/events/105847266485197/
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Due to impending extreme weather, including a possible hurricane, Railroad Days is canceled and, with it, our annual book sale. 

Many thanks to our would-be volunteers.

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Volunteers still needed!

Railroad Days is only a week away. Many thanks to those of you who have signed up to help out at the Friends' book sale, but we still have a few open slots. We can also use a few more hands for set up and break down.

If you've not already signed up, please do so now. Bring a friend! Two hours goes by rather quickly, and you'll be helping us raise funds that go directly to help the Brunswick Library.

There are 3 ways for you to sign up:
- Go to: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050f4daca62da64-friends (best method) and choose the times that work best for you
- Email us at FOLBrunswick@gmail.com
- Call us at 240-285-9583 and leave a message

(And, if you still can't volunteer, do stop by and buy a book or three.)

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Railroad Days Volunteers Needed: Oct 3&4, 2015

The Railroad Days book sale is the Friends’ biggest fundraising event of the year, and we need your help with set-up and sales. There are 3 ways for you to sign up:

- Go to: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050f4daca62da64-friends (best method) and choose the times that work best for you
- Email us at FOLBrunswick@gmail.com
- Call us at 240-285-9583 and leave a message

Bring a friend! The more the merrier, many hands make light work, and other aphorisms.

As in past years, the book sale will be in the parking lot of the American Legion Post building right next to the railroad tracks in downtown Brunswick, Maryland.


In addition... we are still in need donations of books to sell.  If you have books you can donate, please drop them off at the Brunswick Library.  Any questions please email us at FOLBrunswick@gmail.com or call at 240-285-9583.

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Come down to the Brunswick Farmers Market Grand Opening Day! event today between 9 am and 12 pm. The Friends of the Brunswick Library will have a craft for the children and free childrens books to give away. We also have goodie bags to give to the first 20 children that come by our table. See you downtown.
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