Friends of the Library

Gustavus Library Associates

 "Friends of the Library - Gustavus Library Associates (GLA) promotes learning, literature, and the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library at Gustavus Adolphus College."

Gustavus Library Associates celebrates 43 years as a friends-of-the-college organization dedicated to the support and advancement of the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library at Gustavus2020年欧冠联赛赛程. An active board of directors (30 regular and 34 emirita members) plans a year-long calendar of events including a Fall Fika Friends event, Author Days, a Scandinavian Smorgasbord Luncheon celebrating the Festival of St. Lucia, and Books in Bloom. All supporters receive invitations to these events.

A Royal Affair, a biennial gala benefit, is the primary fundraiser for the library. Over two million dollars has been raised for the library endowment through the past eighteen fundraisers.

2020年欧冠联赛赛程The Gustavus Library Associates-Friends of the Library has over 150 annual supporters, with gifts given by friends dedicated directly to the acquisitions budget. 


There are no upcoming events at this time due to Covid-19 restrictions.


Sponsored Events:

Festival of Lucia
 

Books in Bloom 

2020年欧冠联赛赛程Books in Bloom is a friend-raising initiative of the Friends of the Library - Gustavus Library Associates and is held at the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library on the campus of Gustavus Adolphus College every other year during Honors Days weekend. 

2020年欧冠联赛赛程Modeled after Art in Bloom, the annual spring event celebrated by the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Books in Bloom will highlight about 20 books, media, technology and other resource materials within the library with specially-designed floral arrangements.

 

Fika square

2020年欧冠联赛赛程Fika with Friends celebrates Friends of the Library at the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library. Financial gifts from Friends of the Library provide over 20% of the library's annual acquisition budget. 

 
 

MAYDAY!