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Friends of the Irving Public Library
A Nonprofit Organization of individuals dedicated to supporting our
library by providing Advocacy, Financial Assistance, Volunteers,
to
enhance the library for all in the Irving community.
The Friends also enrich library services by:
* Funding speakers and amenities for special events.
* Sending staff members to training and conferences.
* Providing staff recognition awards....................
* Special purchases.
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  • New Irving Library
  • Childrens Books, Novels, Sci Fi, Referance, etc.
  • Volunteer and Help Support our Library
  • Book Sales Throughout the Year
  • North Texas Teen Book Fair
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  • Large Selection of Gently Used Books
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Irving Public Library and Friends of the Irving Public Library
...... Become a Member, Volunteer, Support the Irving Library


Membership benefits include:

Early admission to the Annual Friends of the Library Warehouse Sale in June. Tax deductible contribution to the Friends. Admission to the first Wednesday book sale held every month except January, June and July. Receive the quarterly eNewsletter, LibraryLine. Volunteer opportunities to support the Friends and the Library. Association with other Friends who are dedicated to supporting the Irving Library. Contribution to keeping Irving Library System among the best in the metroplex.
What is The Friends of the Irving Public Library

It is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting and enhancing the library.The Friends accomplish this mission, in part, by supplementing the Library's annual materials budget, providing funds for thousands of additional books and AV materials each year.
Anyone Can Become a Friend!
As a friend, you will have admittance to Members Only Preview Night at the Annual Book Sale and receive invitations to special events such as author programs and readings.


..............................Join us today:.
Become a Member of The Friends of the Irving Public Library and/or please donate. Make a Donation to The Friends of the Irving Public Library

About North Texas Teen Book Festival
NTTBF helps cultivate a love a reading, inspire life-long reading and celebrate teen literature by connecting thousands of teens to authors, other readers, and books. And, you can help us keep this Festival going for many years to come! Here's what your contribution goes towards: bringing in 50+ authors every year to talk on panels and answer audience questions, providing over 500 free books yearly to teens from low-income communities, and the logistics of putting on a festival of this size in a central location. Help Support NTTBF. Any amount counts! Thank you in advance for supporting literacy in our communities!


North Texas Teen Book Festival

Short Video of 2016 Book Festival


North Texas Teen Book Festival

Volunteers at the First Wednesday Book Sale at Friends of the Irving Public Library......
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...... Book Sales, Upcoming Events, and Things of Interest
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Book Sale:
The Friends sell books, music, movies and magazines to the public throughout the year. Our warehouse is filled with thousands of gently used donations and seldom used items from the library's collection. Money from sales go back to supporting the library's programs,including Summer Reading Challenge and Irving's Big Read, as well as new library books and subscriptions. Upcoming book sales appear on our Adult Programs calendar of events.

Monthly Member's Only Sales:
The Friends "members-only" book sales are held from 1 to 3 p.m. the first Wednesday of the following months: February, March, April, May, August, September, October, November and December. Membership to the Friends can be purchased at the warehouse during these sales.

Regular Library Sales:
The Friends hold Saturday book sales open to the public at the Irving library locations throughout the year.

Author Appearance Book Sales:
The Friends sell new books, obtained through local retailers, at author visits to the library. A portion of moneyfrom books sold goes back to the organization.


Friends of the Irving Public Library first Wednesday Book Sale

Library Line Quarterly e Newsletter for Friends of the Irving Public Library Click Here to view the latest issue of Library Line.
Friends of the Irving Public Library's official e-Newsletter. Highlights include: The Friend?s new web site - Results from North Texas Giving Day and Annual Teachers? Book Sale Irving?s Big Read - Keeping customers engaged - New library staff & accomplishments.
....... Never miss a copy. Become a Member.
....... We will email you each copy.

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First Wednesday Members Only Book Sale at Friends of the Irving Public Library


Upcoming Book Sales at  Friends of the Irving Public Library



Become a member today.

...... Memberships, Volunteer, Donate, Help Support Our Library
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Membership Form:

Use the Friends of the Irving Public Library Membership form to begin the process of signing up.

Volunteering:
Volunteers are always needed for the annual book sale to help with sorting and preparing materials.

Donations:
To make a monitary donation click
the (Make a Donation) button at left.
To donate
new and gently used books. Bring your book donations to any Irving Public Library.


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Become a Member of The Friends of the Irving Public Library

Volunteer with The Friends of the Irving Public Library

Make a Donation to The Friends of the Irving Public Library

...... Support Friends when Shopping
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Amazon.com:

Some books are just too valuable to sell for the typically low prices the Friends set for their book sales. The Friends sell items of
higher than usual value through Amazon.com.

Support the Friends at Smile.Amazon.com:
Amazon donates 5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.
AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
Support your charitable organization by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com

Support Friends with Grocery Discount Cards:
Kroger Community Rewards Program:
Sign up online at Kroger Community Rewards or at the customer service desk of your local Kroger store to designate the Friends of Irving Public Library as your charity of choice. Each time you shop, your Kroger receipt will state that a portion of your purchase will go to the Friends.

Tom Thumb Good Neighbor Program: Friends of the Irving Public Library is a member of Tom Thumb?s Good Neighbor program. Our account number is (4144). If you already have a Tom Thumb Reward card, take this number to the customer service desk and ask to have it linked to your card or give the cashier your Reward Card and the Friends? Good Neighbor number (4144), and a percentage of your Reward Card savings are automatically recorded to the Friends? account. Once your card has been linked to the Friends, just give your card to the cashier at the beginning of each transaction. If you do not have a Tom Thumb Reward card and would like to participate, use this number on your card application.


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Membership benefits include:
Early admission to the Annual Friends of the Library Warehouse Sale in June. Tax deductible contribution to the Friends. Admission to the first Wednesday book sale held every month except January, June and July. Receive the quarterly eNewsletter, LibraryLine. Volunteer opportunities to support the Friends and the Library. Association with other Friends who are dedicated to supporting the Irving Library. Contribution to keeping Irving Library System among the best in the metroplex.

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