Friends

Friends of the Library

 (FMPL--Friends of the Muehl Public Library)

The Friends of Muehl Public Library is an ever growing non-profit organization that believes libraries are a vital resource in every community. We are a 501 (c) (3) organization and we are classified as a public charity.

Contact by mail: FMPL c/o Muehl Public Library 436 N. Main Street Seymour, WI 54165-1021
Contact by e.mail: Send an e.mail with “Attn. FMPL” in the subject line to sey@muehlpubliclibrary.org

Programs, Meetings, & Mission

***Attend the monthly meetings at the library. Every 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30pm. (IN THE MEETING SPACE @ THE LIBRARY.) We don't meet in July or December.

Members of FMPL support the library by volunteering their time, efforts and abilities in the following ways:

Programs

  • Book Sales
  • BETTER WORLD BOOKS (prior to Book Sales) This is why we WEED: BWB explanation
  • Seroogy's Candy Bar Sales
  • Advocacy/Library Legislative Day
  • Decorating Committee
  • Movie Nights
  • Children's Summer Reading Program
  • Teen Summer Reading Program
  • Adult Summer Reading Program
  • Holiday Raffle
  • Wine Tasting Event with Silent Auction
  • Field trips
  • Hosting authors
  • Thank you banquets

Promotion

  • Posters
  • Flyers
  • Special Events
  • Underwrite snacks for monthly adult book group, Sept thru May
  • Pay for guinea pig and fish needs in the library
  • Pay for anime afternoons (April and October) and movie night needs

What are the Friends' missions?

  • Broaden community awareness and use of library services and resources.
  • Support the library in developing library services and resources as needed in our community.
  • Raise funds through membership dues and special events to supplement the library budget for materials, equipment and services.
FMPL Meeting Minutes

Current FMPL Leadership, 2017

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From left to right: Elizabeth Moeller, President; Kris Peters, Secretary; Deanna DeBruin, Treasurer and Ann-Marie Karweick, Vice-President.

Bulldozer was a prop in the parade for the summer reading theme: BUILD A BETTER WORLD, 2017. And all officers are sporting eclipse glasses which were trending when the picture was taken!

FMPL (Friends of the Muehl Public Library) meeting

Meetings are held in the library meeting space unless otherwise posted. The Friends support all activities and services at the library. Everyone is welcome to attend a meeting and see how YOU can help!

Upcoming
Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

16th Annual Wine Tasting Raffle Winner!

Elaine won the Dinner and A Show, dinner @ Black & Tan, GB and a Let Me Be Frank show at the Meyer in GB. Congratulations, Elaine!

16th Annual Wine Tasting Meat Raffle Winner!

Rhonda won the meat raffle (part A) the 10 pounds of beef from Home of the Hamburger c/o Steve Kemp. Congratulations, Rhonda!

16th Annual Wine Tasting Meat Raffle Winner, also!

Joe won the meat raffle (part B) the pork loin from Don's Quality Market. Congratulations, Joe!

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