The Friends of the Rawson Memorial District Library
The purpose of this group shall be to promote the library to individuals of the surrounding area;
to focus public attention on library services, facilities, and needs;
to assist the staff with volunteer time; to assist with library projects;
and to stimulate gifts, endowments and bequests.
Membership is open to all individuals. There are nominal annual dues.
Chairman: Barb Lutzky
Vice Chairman: Joann Smithson, JoAnn Osantowksi (alternate)
Secretary: Carol Rutkoski, Mimi Nicol (alternate)
Treasurer: Dot Knight
Book Sale Co-Chairmen: Barb Hutchinson and Barb Lutzky
Phone Committee: Pam Jerzy and Jane Ryba
Email: Carol Rutkoski
Meetings are held the first Friday of the month at 10 a.m.
Meetings are held every month except August (which is the month of the Friends book sale) and December.
The Annual Friends of the Library book sale:
This year's sale is Thursday, July 30 - Saturday, August 1. Throughout the year, Rawson Memorial Library and the Friends welcome clean, saleable donations in good condition. Textbooks, encyclopedias, VHS or audio cassettes are not accepted. Please drop off all donations at the circulation desk. A tax receipt is available upon request. The library does not employ an appraiser for any item and values for tax purposes must be made by the individual donating. Items donated are not guaranteed to become a part of the library's circulating collection. Any proceeds from items sold at book sales benefit the library. We appreciate your contributions.
2015 Friends of the Library sponsored trip (click on the link below for more detailed information):
- Art is Sew Fun! A day trip to Ferndale, Royal Oak, and Berkley Michigan. Click here for the flyer.