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January 1, 2015

Membership Renewal – 2015

Hi Library Friends!

It’s time to renew your Friends of the Gwinnett County Public Library membership.  Our membership dues are annual, based on the calendar year.  Dues paid by new members who registered after September 30, 2014 are covered thru 2015. (If you have already renewed your membership, thank you!)

With your support last year, the Friends:

  • Supported 16 author events attended by over 2000 guests
  • Hosted a luncheon fundraiser with author Nathalie Dupree attended by approximately 130 guests
  • Supported the 2014 Summer Reading Program enjoyed by over 30,000 Gwinnett County children
  • Provided holiday  plants and goodies trays to the hardworking staff of our  15 branch libraries
  • Purchased Art prints for the Norcross and Duluth branches
  • Landscaped the Peachtree Corners branch monument sign

In addition to supporting your libraries, your membership entitles you to:

  • Discounted tickets on preview night at the Aurora Theater
  • Advance notice of author events via email
  • Reserved front row seating at author events.

We have some exciting plans for 2015, and we hope you’ll continue to support and participate in the Gwinnett County Friends of the Library.

Thanks again for your support!

Here are two ways to renew your membership:

1.  Pay online.

  • Click on the Join tab at the top of the Friends webpage
  • Select your membership level
  • Enter your payment information

- OR -

2. Click on the Join tab at the top of the Friends webpage and follow the instructions to print the membership form and mail your payment to:

Friends of the GCPL
Lawrenceville Branch Library
1001 Lawrenceville Hwy
Lawrenceville, GA  30046

Membership Types :

Individual $15.00, Household $20.00, Business/Corporate $50.00

Contributing $100.00, Patron $250.00, Sustaining $500.00, Benefactor $1,000.00

Please email: contact@friendsgcpl.org if you need additional information.

Thank you!

Start: January 1, 2015
End: April 30, 2015

March 28, 2015

International Bestselling Author Harlan Coben to Make Gwinnett Appearance

Gwinnett County Public Library, in partnership with Books for Less of Buford, welcomes internationally bestselling author Harlan Coben to Books for Less on March 28th at 6:30pm for a book discussion and signing for his latest thriller “The Stranger”.

With over 60 million books in print worldwide, Coben’s last seven novels have debuted #1 on the New York Times bestseller list.  Coben is also a winner of the Edgar, Shamus, and Anthony Awards, respectively.

This event is free and open to the public.  Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Start: March 28, 2015 6:30 pm
End: March 28, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Books for Less of Buford
Address:
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2815 Buford Dr., #108, Buford, GA, United States, 30519

April 24, 2015

Gwinnett County Public Library to Host New York Times Bestselling Author Steve Berry

New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author Steve Berry will lead a book discussion and signing for his latest thriller “The Patriot Threat” at the Norcross Cultural Arts and Community Center on April 24th at 7pm.

“The Patriot Threat” is the 10th adventure in the Cotton Malone series that follows a former Justice Department operative who can’t seem to stay out of trouble.

Berry’s books have been translated into 40 languages with 19,000,000 copies in 51 countries.  They consistently appear in the top echelon of the New York Times, USA Today, and Indie bestseller lists.

This program is free and open to the public.  Complimentary food and beverages will be available.  Books will be available for purchase and signing by Eagle Eye Bookshop.

Start: April 24, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 24, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Norcross Cultural Arts Center
Address:
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10 College St., Norcross, GA, United States, 30071