Friends of Smyrna Library (FOSL) is an independent, non-profit,
volunteer organization that supports the Smyrna Public Library
through fund raising events and volunteer activities. FOSL
is a member of the Friends of Libraries USA organization and
is one of the most active Friends chapters in Georgia.
Our cash donations and volunteer support provide important
enhancements to the library such as:
Frozen Yogurt Social
& Display Gallery Exhibits
Appearances & Book Signings
and eBook Donations
in Library Lobby
Donations to Expand Library Programs
Sunday Lecture Series
Cartridge Recycling Program
Programs for Children, Teens and Adults
for Staff and Volunteers
& Fall Jonquil Festival Book Sales
and Board of Directors were elected to two-year terms in April,
2016. Feel free to send them an e-mail by clicking on their
Patterson, Vice President
Phil Brooks, Treasurer
Battiste, Book Club, Holiday Party
Greg Benage, Marketing &
Borders-Patterson, Library Internship Program
Louisa Cohn, Art & Display Galleries
Jones, FOSL Websites & Social Media
William Marchione, First Sunday Lecture Series, Oral History
Available Board of Director Volunteer Job Openings - Apply
Friends of Smyrna Library
100 Village Green Circle
makes it possible for the Smyrna Public Library to provide extra
services to the community that would otherwise not be offered.
Membership is open to all for
an annual tax-deductible contribution.
state that we are to:
and promote activities, events, projects, etc., which will
encourage members and the general public to use and support
closer relations between the library and the citizens.
knowledge of the functions, resources and needs of the library.
with the library staff and city officials in the development
of superior resources, facilities and programs of the library.
The Friends of Smyrna Library
held their first organizational meeting
April 5, 1990. Charter board members
elected on June 19, 1990 were: