Placer Community Foundation (PCF) is proud to announce the newly endowed Placer County Library Fund. This fund is designed to provide ongoing support to libraries throughout the Placer County library system. Establishment of the fund has been a tremendous, collaborative effort. Friends of the Library groups from Applegate, Auburn, Colfax, Foresthill, Granite Bay, Kings Beach, […]

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Thanks to all of you who have recently joined our FOL. We are currently at 607 members, only 396 members to go. It is so easy to join, only $10.00 per person per year. You can pick up a bright pink membership application at the Friends of the Library kiosk inside of the library or […]

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Glass Cases in February

On February 1, 2015 By

In February, our own FOL board member, Gerry Suskin, will share her Indian pottery and jewelry with us. Please be sure and check out this wonderful display in February.

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The Friends of the Auburn Library January Board Meeting will be on 1/19/2015 Beecher Room (9:30 am) at the Auburn Library on Nevada Street.

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NOON Speaker Series this week

On January 11, 2015 By

Doris Marx, a former anthropology teacher at Placer High, will be the speaker at the January 16, 2015 NOON Speaker Series. Marx’s program titled “The English Manor House and Highclere Castle” will trace the evolution of the English Aristocracy and their homes from the earliest habitation of England to the disbanding of the feudal system […]

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Glass Cases in January

On January 10, 2015 By

Coming January 2015 our glass cases will feature original wooden crafts from our own Dr. Dan Clark. He is an incredible artist and viewing his work is a must!

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Great Books on Jan 13

On January 7, 2015 By

The next two meetings of the Reading and Discussion group will be on Tuesday, January 13, and Tuesday, February 10, in the Beecher Room from 1:00 to 3:00 PM. We will be discussing the following selections from Great Conversations 6. Tuesday, January 13: My Confession by Mary McCarthy (1912 – 1989) “Bureaucracy, the rule of […]

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President’s Message

On January 6, 2015 By

Happy New Year! We are looking forward to seeing many of you at our Annual “We Love Our Library” dinner on Sunday, January 25. You still have time to get your reservation, see the article in this issue of Footsteps. We are thrilled that this year California’s State Librarian, Mr. Greg Lucas, will be attending […]

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