The Friends was named Pacific Grove's 2014 Non-profit of the Year by the Chamber of Commerce
The Friends of the Pacific Grove Public Library help ensure that our library is a thriving community center for discovery and lifelong learning.
Benefits for joining include:
Reduced admission to events
Annual reception for Benefactors and Life Members
Invitation to annual meeting
Connecting with other Library supporters
Plus, you have the satisfaction of knowing you're supporting the PG Library. Click here to join.
On November 17 the Author Committee welcomed Mary Alinder, internationally acclaimed expert on fine art photography and film, curator of exhibitions in San Francisco, Washington, D.C., Shanghai, London, and more. As assistant to Ansel Adams until his death in 1984 Alinder worked with him on his autobiography and later published an acclaimed biography of her own. Her presentation focused not only on Adams but on other local master Edward Weston, and expanded into a compelling overview of Group f.64, which included Imogen Cunningham, Dorothea Lange, Alfred Stieglitz, Brett Weston, and...
About 18 volunteers braved the early morning chill to volunteer at the Big Sur Half Marathon on November 13 on behalf of the Friends of Pacific Grove Library. The darkness soon gave way to a beautiful sunny day. Thank you to all the volunteers who came and helped us raise money for the library.
MCGives! is the Monterey County Weekly Newspaper's annual fundraising campaign. It's purpose is to raise awareness and money for our nonprofit community. We were chosen again this year to participate. See the attached flyer to read about our Big Idea for this year's donations.