FLF Blog

Town Hall Meeting April 27 — Campaign to Strengthen our Local Libraries

What: Felton Town Hall Meeting on The Campaign to Strengthen Our Local Libraries (Measure S on the June ballot). There will be a short PowerPoint presentation followed by a panel discussion and Q&A. Who: Supervisor Bruce McPherson and panel When: Wednesday, April 27, 6:30 pm Where: Felton Community Hall, 6191 Hwy 9, Felton For more information: www.feltonlibraryfriends.org or 831-335-1135 The Campaign to Strengthen Our Local Libraries (Measure S) is underway for the June ballot, and is sponsoring a Town Hall meeting on Wednesday, April 27 at 6:30 pm at the Felton Community Hall, 6191 Hwy 9, Felton. A short Power Point presentation will be followed by a panel discussion and Q&A led by Supervisor Bruce McPherson. Attend to learn about his exciting campaign to improve the county’s library facilities, including a new building in Felton.. For more information, For more information, go to www.feltonlibraryfriends.org or call...

The Campaign for a New Felton Branch Library

Dear fellow Felton Library Friends,

Have you heard? We’re now in official campaign mode. We are so excited to have this opportunity to work on passing the June 7th ballot measure that, with a YES vote, will mean our goal of building a new Felton branch library will become a reality.
So what is happening?

Marc Shargel, Sea life photographer, at Felton March 23

“How a Regular Guy from Felton Helped the State of California Heal the Pacific Ocean, and Ended Up in the Book Business”   What: A discussion of California’s marine protected areas and the creation of the books they inspired, illustrated with numerous projected images. Who: Marc Shargel, sea life photographer and author of the three-volume Wonders of the Sea series of coffee-table books. When: Wednesday, March 23, 7 pm Where: Felton Branch Library, 6299 Gushee Street, Felton   The general public is invited, and there is no charge for admission. Donations to Felton Library Friends gratefully accepted. For more info:...

Celebration of the Land — photographs

On Saturday November 7, our community celebrated a huge step towards our new library. Photography and Felton resident Brian Fus (Given Light Photography) has shared with us some photographs of the celebration. Below are two of them, click to see them all. Thank you, Brian!   Supervisor Bruce McPherson presents a proclamation to Verutti Family members in thanks for their generosity. Architect Teal Messer and FLF member Nancy Gerdt take residents on a tour of the...

Meeting, Wednesday November 18 4:00 p.m.

All are invited to the next meeting of FLF to continue brainstorming about possibilities for the Creekside Zone adjacent to where the library building will stand. This meeting, Wednesday November 18 is open to all members of the public, whether you have previously been involved in the Felton library effort or not. If you have ideas for the Creekside Zone, now is the time to contribute them, before our community process narrows the ideas down to those that seem of most value and interest to residents. Visit our Creekside Zone page for...

Felton Library Celebration Sat. Nov. 7

Felton Library Friends is hosting a celebration marking acquisition of
land for a new Felton library as well as for outdoor community use.
The public is invited to the event on Saturday, November 7th,
3:00-4:30 at the Felton Firehouse. Supervisor Bruce McPherson will be on hand to
honor the Verutti family for their generous land donation.

Teen Readers Guild Starts Oct 15th

  The Teen Readers Guild Wants You! Come Join Our Teen Book Club Starting October 15th.  We will have snacks and chat about books! When: 1st & 3rd Thursdays of every Month from 3:30pm-4:30pm Where: Felton Branch Library. 6299 Gushee Street. Who: Teens ages 13-18 are welcome to join us! If you have questions please contact the Felton Branch at...

Tales to Tails to resume September 23

The Tales to Tails program will resume September 23, 2-3 and will continue weekly on Wednesdays thereafter. Lincoln is the name of the dog who will visit Felton. For general information on the program, click here. Note that Felton is not yet on the list, but Felton times will be 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. and reservations should be made by contacting the library programming team at (831) 427-7717...