Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Answers to the Match Game -

Answers to the Match Game

E  1. Mitch Rapp     - Vince Flynn
J   2. John Carr  - David Baldacci

H  3. Gabriel Allon  - Daniel Silva

B  4. Lincoln Rhyme  - Jeffery Deaver

N  5. Jack Reacher  -  Lee Child

M  6. Scott Harvath  - Brad Thor

G  7. Tess Monaghan -   Laura Lippman

C  8. Kay Scarpetta   - Patricia Cornwell

K 9. Jesse Stone  -  Robert B. Parker

A 10. John Corey   - Nelson DeMille

F  11. Kinsey Millhone  -  Sue Grafton

I  12. Eve Dallas   - J.D. Robb

D 13. Bosch and Ballard  - Michael Connelly

L 14. Lacey Sherlock   - Catherine Coulter

A. Nelson DeMille
B. Jeffery Deaver
C. Patricia Cornwell
D. Michael Connelly
E. Vince Flynn
F. Sue Grafton
G. Laura Lippman
H. Daniel Silva
I. J.D. Robb
J. David Baldacci
K. Robert B. Parker
L. Catherine Coulter
M. Brad Thor
N. Lee Child

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Veterans Day

The Friends of Maxwell put flags around the library's sign, and made a small display on the Friends' shelves in honor of Veterans Day.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Sign Painting and Daffodils

Sunday was a good day to touch up the paint on Maxwell's sign, sign post. The yellow marigolds and red geraniums were removed. More daffodil bulbs were planted. Everything is tucked in for the winter months. 

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Friends of Maxwell Library - Open House and Raffle Results

There are just eight days left to get your 50-50 Raffle Tickets!

Drawing will be held at the Friends of Maxwell Open House on Saturday, October 19 from 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm.

Everyone is invited to our Open House. 
Meet our October artist, Anna Stefanco! 
Refreshments will be served.

Update:  Thirty guests attended this year's Open House. The doughnuts and cider were popular, as were all the cookies. The 50-50 Raffle was a success. There was a lot of support from patrons, and members of the Friends. A total of $634.00 was taken in. 
Jeanne B. was the winner of $317.00! 


Friday, September 20, 2019

Friends of Maxwell Memorial Library Fall Events

The Friends of Maxwell Memorial Library: October 2019 Events
by Jennifer Groth

            The Friends of Maxwell Memorial Library are hosting several events throughout the month of October. Please join us as we celebrate our 26th Anniversary, and National Friends of Libraries Week (October 20-26). We look forward to meeting you!

            Meeting: The Friends members will meet on Tuesday, October 1 at 1pm in the Community Room. Joining us will be Guest Speaker, Camillus Police Chief Thomas Winn.
            Art Exhibit: The Friends are hosting this month’s art exhibit, featuring local artist Anna Stefanco. Her lovely watercolors featuring still lifes, florals, landscapes, and animals will be on display from October 2 through October 29.
            50 50 Raffle: Tickets are $2.00 each or 5 for $5.00. Please purchase tickets at the Main Desk; drawing will take place on October 19 at the close of the group’s Open House.

            Annual Open House and Artist Reception: The public is invited to attend our Open House, and Artist Reception, on Saturday, October 19 from 12 noon to 2pm in the Community Room. Enjoy free refreshments and meet artist Anna Stefanco. No registration is necessary.

            Certificate of Merit: The Friends are pleased to be the recipient of a Daniel W. Casey Advocacy Certificate of Merit by the Friends section of the New York Library Association (NYLA). 
This honor has been given “in recognition of the Friends of Maxwell Memorial Library for their exceptionally active and creative service to a library in a smaller community”.

            The Friends of Maxwell Memorial Library group is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization which supports and advocates for the library. Formed in 1993, the group sponsors programs, fundraising events, and giveaways. New members are always welcome. The membership levels are: $10 for students and seniors, $15 for individuals, $25 for a family, and $50 for a business. There is also a “Forever Friend” level of $200 (one time payment). Membership forms and brochures are available at the library. Completed membership forms and payment (cash or check made out to Friends of Maxwell Library) may be left at the Main Desk, or mailed to: Friends of Maxwell Memorial Library c/o Maxwell Memorial Library 14 Genesee Street Camillus, NY 13031.