New Rocklin Library

On January 7, 2011 By

With more than 16,000 square feet the new colorful railroad-themed library, formally dedicated Dec. 13, will be more than twice as big as the old library that closed in early October with 100,000 items, twice as many as in the old library. The Rocklin Friends are planning a gala grand opening party for Jan. 22 […]

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By Sue Barthelow, Guest Author An exhibit of Placer Camera Club member prints is on display in the Auburn Library’s Beecher Room. Stop by before February 1 to see the variety of photos shown by local photographers. Nonprofit Placer Camera Club has been serving local camera enthusiasts since 1952. Members show their photos and […]

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New FOL Auburn Members!

On January 6, 2011 By

Thank you all for helping support our library, we have had many new members join and as of December 2010 we had 463 members. We welcome new members – Vera Basitch, Lenore Cagle, Judy Cupp, MA Eames, Sharlet Elms, Betty Fuller, Cheryl Garman, Cindy Herb, Gloria Hockensmith, Joanne Lichau, Karen Lukens, Bobbi Machado, Maryann Mealhow, […]

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Thank you to the Granite Bay Friends for hosting a successful sharing of ideas and materials. The next LAB meeting will be hosted by the Auburn Friends at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19, in the Auburn Library’s Beecher Room. The meeting is open to the public and is a good way to learn about library […]

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The State Historical Resources Commission will consider the nomination of the Auburn Public Library on Almond St for the National Register of Historical Places at its quarterly meeting Jan. 28-29 in Santa Rosa. The Library is the first of three Carnegie Libraries in Placer County. The board of the Friends of Auburn Library unanimously endorsed […]

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FOL History: Annual Dinner

On January 4, 2011 By

On February 4, 1990 the first “We Love our Library Dinner” was held at the Library.  The early 90s featured meals catered by locals spots like Pat and Pete Enoch of The Kitchen, Richard and Katherine Yue of the Shanghai, Bootleggers, and Madonna’s Restaurants. In 1996 and 1997 while the library was being re-carpeted and […]

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Jan 30 – 22nd Annual “We Love Our Library” Dinner and Silent Auction There are just a few weeks left to get your tickets for this fabulous fundraiser.  The Friends have held dinners to support the Auburn Library beginning in 1982 on April 24, when Ann Boorinakis prepared a Greek Dinner for 100 at the […]

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