FRIENDS OF THE HOMER LIBRARY


Our mission is to provide support for the Homer Public Library programs and services,

to raise funds that enrich the library experience, and to promote the use and enjoyment of the library.


Homer Library Calendar

For a complete list of Homer Library events and class happenings, go to the main Homer Library website


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Do you love the Homer Public Library?

We do.  A lot.

We believe that a great library is a centerpiece of every vibrant community.  When you support your library, you support lifelong learning and curiosity. 

Are you interested in offering support? We make it easy. You can...

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COVID Safety Updates

Our Homer Public Library is now open to patrons

Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10am-6pm

Tuesday  and Thursday 10-8pm

Wearing a face mask is currently optional and social distancing is encouraged while in the building.

Curbside check out is still available, as well as,  Alaska Digital Library, laptop checkout and more. 

See Homer Public Library website for more information.


FHL is staying relevant and involved as we meet monthly, planning, building and scheming behind the scenes to continue to support library programs/services and to enrich the library experience.   

LIBRARY NEWS

2021 Lifelong Learning Award Winners Announced

Thank you to KBBI AM 890 for facilitating an on-air 2021 Celebration of Lifelong Learning, on Wednesday, April 7 during the regularly scheduled Coffee Table.  We were honored to celebrate Lifelong Learner Award recipient Deb Lowney, and Youth Learner Award recipient Larry Dunn! 

For the second year in a row the National Center on Women in Technology honored 3 Alaskan recipients of the Award for Aspirations in Computing: Olivia Glasman (Homer), Delilah Harris (Homer) and Hailee Wallace (Kodiak).


You can listen to an audio recordings of Celebration of Lifelong Learning  below:

  April 7, 2021 Coffee Table Part 1

  April 7, 2021 Coffee Table Part 2




PROGRAMS


Reading Between the Lines

Each Sunday morning at 9:35 am on KBBI, our local public radio station, you can hear book reviews, upcoming events, and “audio bibliographies.”


Summer Reading Program

A love of reading and learning begins early, and we strive to support opportunities for kids and families to grow together.


Bob the Bookmobile

Our goal with our beautiful bookmobile is to spread library services throughout Homer.



Celebration of Lifelong Learning

Celebration of Lifelong Learning is an annual event which honors members of our community who prioritize learning and have a passion for sharing their knowledge with others.

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Become a Member

We encourage you to support the Homer Public Library by becoming a Friend this year. Friends of the Homer Library enjoy twice-yearly opportunities to attend the members-only book sale preview night with music, treats, and first pick of thousands of bargain-priced books.

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When you make a donation to the Friends of the Homer Library, you are making an investment in your local library and in building a community dedicated to lifelong learning.


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FRIENDS OF THE HOMER PUBLIC LIBRARY

Friends of the Homer Library is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 community organization.

907-435-3195

info@friendshomerlibrary.org

500 Hazel Avenue • Homer AK  99603
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