Donations

Through the Friends of the Library:

  • Join the Friends of the Library
  • Purchase a Brick in the Pathway to Knowledge
  • Make a one-time monetary donation
  • Donate books/movies to their On-Going Book Sale

 

 

Through Paper Retriever:

Recycle all your paper products using the big green/yellow bin in our additional parking lot, and the library gets anywhere from $5-$20 per ton for the trees we're saving.  (The bin holds about two tons, and they empty it approximately twice a month.)

What Goes In the Bin?

Yes, Please!No, Thanks!
  • Newspaper and Inserts
  • Magazines/Catalogs ("slick" paper)
  • Mail
  • Office/School Papers
They are able to accept window envelopes, workbooks and staples without a problem. Shredded paper is acceptable but please bag the shreds before putting them in the Retriever bin.
  • Paperback Books
  • Hardcover Books with the cover REMOVED
  • Cardboard
  • Food boxes
  • Fiberboard/Chipboard
  • Phone Books
  • Colored Paper
  • Wrapping or Tissue Paper
  • Carbon Paper
  • Sticky Notes

(These are all recycled using a different process!)

Your donations help.  Here's what has been collected:

  2014 2013
January - March ? pounds = ? tons 15,891 pounds = 7.94 tons
April - June ? pounds = ? tons 14,994 pounds = 7.49 tons
July - September ? pounds = ? tons 11,819 pounds = 5.91 tons
October - December ? pounds = ? tons 9,932 pounds = 4.97 tons
You Recycled - We Received $ $131.58
  2012 2011
January - March 13,115 pounds = 6.56 tons 17,740 pounds = 8.87 tons
April - June 11,994 pounds = 6.00 tons 18,440 pounds = 9.22 tons
July - September 11,485 pounds = 5.74 tons 15,019 pounds = 7.51 tons
October - December 11,700 pounds = 5.85 tons 17,011 pounds = 8.51 tons
You Recycled - We Received $120.73 $170.49