The Friends of Morley Library
November 13th, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Preview night for Friends of Morley Library only.
Memberships can be purchased/renewed at the door.
November 14th & 15th, 10:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Morley Library Book Cellar Gift Certificates are going on sale!
Just in time for holiday gift giving! Friends of
Morley Library Book Cellar Gift Certificates will go on sale
October 11th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Book Cellar Book
Need a gift idea for the reader in your family? Purchase a
Friends of Morley Library Book Cellar Gift Certificate and not
only give them the gift of books, but help support Morley
Library at the same time. Gift Certificate recipients will
have the opportunity to browse the shelves of the Book Cellar
for that perfect book.
The $5 Gift Certificates will also include a bonus of $1 of free
books when the certificate is fully used. The gift
certificates are redeemable only at the Book Cellar Sales and
have no expiration date. Gift Certificates make perfect
stocking stuffers... buy several today and support your library!
Morley Library suspends Used Book Donations
until Jan. 1, 2015
Due to a large donation and
increased library contributions, we must temporarily discontinue
Used Book Donations. Our Book Cellar is already
overflowing with books. Therefore we will not accept Used
Book Donations until January 1st, 2015. Thank you.
December 13th, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sales are held in the Friends Book Cellar on the Library's lower
level. Over 12,000 gently-used books will be on sale along
with CDs, DVDs and audiobooks.
Proceeds from our Used Book Sales support and supplement Library
Friends of Morley Library Table Top Tree
Auction at Rider's Inn
Get a jump on the Xmas season and decorate a Table
Top Tree for our annual Tree Auction. We supply the tree,
you supply the inspiration and decoration! Pick up your
tree at Morley Library (184 Phelps St. in Painesville) at the
October 11th Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or call 352-3383,
ext. 401 to arrange a pick up. Decorations are tax
Decide on a theme and decorate the tree, then return it to the
library. The auction is held at Rider's beginning on
Friday, November 28th. Stop by Rider's to see the trees on
display and bid on your favorites. (no restaurant purchase
Proceeds from the auction support and supplement Morley Library
For more information, call us at 352-3383, ext. 401.
Blood Drives (1:00 - 6:00 p.m.)
Tuesday, October 21st
2014 June Griffin Best Friend Award
go to Tom Schick.
2014 Roger Ramsey / Jean Price Award for Service honors
go to Lisa
Thank you for your support!
- Membership in the Friends is open to
everybody. This membership application
may be printed or
available at the Circulation Desk.
- The Friends of Morley Library Board meets the
Wednesday of every month, at 4:30 PM in the Morley Library Meeting
- The John R. Gardner scholarship for staff
development has been awarded 11 times and this year was given to Barbara
Bailey and Jennifer Webster.
Book Sales: Held several times during the year, book
sales are the source of most Friends' income. Upcoming sales are
always announced on this web page. Book sales are held in
the Friends of Morley Library "Book Cellar" on the lower
2. Annual Membership Meeting:
Date to be announced, this event usually features a local author or
celebrity or other entertainment.
3. Table Top Tree
Silent Auction at Rider's Inn: Beautifully decorated holiday trees
are up for bid during early December. Trees or wreaths are
provided to the volunteer decorators. Want
to decorate a tree for the next silent auction? Call the
Friends @ 352-3383, ext. 401 and leave us a message.
4. On-going Book Sale:
Recent bestsellers and other books are almost always
for sale. Look for these books on the Display Case near the
5. Gift Basket
Auction: Usually held the week after Easter,
beautifully themed gift baskets are on display. Buy your tickets
and decide which basket you might like to win! Want to contribute
a basket or items for a basket? Call
the Friends @ 352-3383, ext. 401 and leave us a message.
For More Information - contact us at 440-352-3383