Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Library


The Friends of the Encino-Tarzana Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library (FOL) is a nonprofit organization of volunteers dedicated to enhancing the Library's resources and services since 1972. We invite you to participate. Join Us!

Our website is a comprehensive source of information - about our Friends and activities, our Branch Library and its resources, our Los Angeles Public Library's extensive resources, and links to our Encino-Tarzana community. CHECK THE MENUS AND ENJOY BROWSING!

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Our Mission:

The purposes of the Friends are to enhance community interest for the Library as a prime cultural and educational asset; to focus public attention on its resources and services; to encourage and receive gifts, endowments and bequests to the Library; to raise funds in support of the Library's collection, services, operations, and facilities; and to support and cooperate with the Library in developing library services and programs for the community.

What do the Friends do?

Friends in Action

Every day - Browse, buy, and enjoy! Volunteers staff the Used Bookstore.

7/20 - Page Turners' Book Club meets to discuss and plan.

7/19 - Volunteers sort new donations, restock the Bookstore, and store the remainder for the next BIG Book Sale.

7/17 - Eight HOTP, always more to read.

7/17 - Yoga for Well-being: Breathe, Stretch, relax.

7/16 - Kids enjoy SRC: Kricket's Drumming Show

7/16 - Book and media donations sorted to refill Bookstore shelves or store for the September BIG Book Sale.

7/12 - Volunteers sort beautiful new donations, restock Bookstore and store remainder for the next BIG Book Sale.

7/10 - Another HOTP to enjoy now.

7/10 - Yoga for Well-being: Breathe, Stretch, relax.

7/9 - Kids enjoy SRC: Dreamshapers - Show Me Your Hands

7/9 - Book and media donations sorted, Bookstore shelves refilled, surplus stored for September BIG Book Sale.

7/6 - Teen Council meets, co-sponsored by FOL

7/3 - Two HOTP - just in time for a long weekend.

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