Monthly Archives: May 2015

Friends Summer Book Sale – Saturday, June 6, 2015 – 9am to 3pm

Friends Summer Book Sale – Saturday, June 6, 2015 – 9am to 3pm

The sale will be in the Library Community Room on the 3rd floor of the Mirror Lake Community Library, 280 5th Street North, St. Petersburg.

If you have books to donate before the sale, take them to the library circulation desk any time between now and Friday, June 5.

If you’d like to volunteer for sale, we have the following positions available:

1 – Set up sale (move books from storage room, set up tables and signs, arrange books) on Friday, June 5, any time from 2 pm to 6 pm. If you can only come for an hour or two, starting at 2 pm, we’d love the help.

2 – Cashier on Saturday, June 6, from 9 am to noon

3 – Cashier on Saturday, June 6, from noon to 3 pm

4 – Pack up and return unsold books to the storage room on Saturday, June 6, from approximately 2:30 pm until we’re done.

Contact Diane Drutowski at if you can help. We appreciate it!


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Meeting minutes for March 4, 2015

The Friends of Mirror Lake Library March 4, 2015 meeting was called to order at 6:10 PM. Roll call was taken and the minutes of the February 4, 2015 meeting were read and accepted. Thanks to Barbara Riddle-Dvorak for acting as secretary and taking the February meeting’s minutes.

Monika Finley gave the Treasurers report. It was seconded and approved.
Future events James Schnur on March 9th and Jeff Klinkenberg on April 20th were discussed.

The second edition of the “coffee table” book about the library has been ordered.

A possible Friends picnic was discussed and members present said it should be put off to mid Fall.

It was agreed that the Plein Air paintings will be marketed at all speaker events. Diane said she would put it on our web site and Barbara Riddle-Dvorak would help with the presentation and sale of the paintings.

The meeting was adjourned at 7:03 PM.

Respectfully submitted,
Linda Sagese, acting secretary

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“Check It Out”

Enjoy this music video parody made by the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library. The link was sent to us by Brenda Riontino, a constant advocate for our library and libraries in general.

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