The Book Friendly Cottage
The Friends of the Central Lake District Library run the Book Friendly Cottage used book store, The Cottage is run by volunteers and furthers the Friends mission to support literacy in Central Lake. They annually hold a Fourth of July Tent Sale as well as many other special sales throughout the year.
Support for the Central Lake District Library
The Friends provide financial support for the Central Lake District Library. They have purchased books, toys for our children, supported building improvements, in additions to supporting the libraries programs and services.
Our Summer Reading program is sponsored by the Friends of the Central Lake District Library. In 2019, 73 children participated in this program to keep kids reading in the summer. The Friends provided over 120 prizes to the participants.
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a program that nurtures a life long love of reading for children. The Friends, in partnership with CLEO - Central Lake Early Experiences and Opportunities, support this program at the Central Lake District Library.
The Friends of the Central Lake District Library host guest speakers at the Central Lake District Library through out the year. The topics vary from authors to inspirational, informatitive and community interest.