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Terry MacLeod and Anita Daher to headline Books & Brunch!

Books & Brunch, the signature fundraiser of the Friends of the Winnipeg Public Library, will be held on Sunday, May 7, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm at The Gates on Roblin. Tickets are on sale at the Best of Friends Gift Shop in the lobby of Millennium Library. Shop hours: Monday to Saturday, 11 am to […]

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Annual General Meeting

Thursday, March 23, 2017 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Millennium Library 251 Donald Street, second floor Buchwald Room All members are encouraged to attend. Guest Speaker: Ed Cuddy, Manager of Library Services For further information — Please leave a message at 204-488-3217 Or email info@friendswpl.ca

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Save the date!

Books & Brunch 2017 will feature retired broadcaster Terry MacLeod and writer and actress Anita Daher on Sunday, May 7, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at The Gates on Roblin.  Ticket sales begin on March 1, 2017. 

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Gift Shop Holiday Hours

December 24: 11 am – 4 pm December 25 – 27: CLOSED December 28 – 31: 11 am – 4 pm Jan. 1 & 2: CLOSED Jan. 3 – Jan. 6: CLOSED for inventory

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Best of Friends Anniversary Sale

Friday, Nov.18 & Saturday Nov. 19 11 AM TO 6 PM Your downtown shop for unique gifts 10% Off Regular Merchandise PLUS 50% OFF Clearance Table GREAT USED BOOKS! Check the Buy One/Get One Free Table Find us in the lobby of the Millennium Library at Donald & Graham. See Flyer.

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Big Fall Book Sale!

Grant Park High School gym, 450 Nathaniel at Grant Saturday, October 15:     10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday, October 16:        11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Half price on Sunday

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Fall Book Sale

To all our Book Sale Fans who are asking “When?!”  There has been a delay in getting our Permit from the Winnipeg School Division to use Grant Park High School Gym for the sale.  But stay tuned – we hope to announce it very soon.

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Fall Book Sale

Consider donating your gently used books, CDs, DVDs & LPs for our fall book sale.  Label the bags or small sturdy boxes “FRIENDS” and take them to any branch of Winnipeg Public Library.  If needed, we can pick up larger donations, which must be packed in smaller, sturdy boxes.  Leave a message at (204) 488-3217 […]

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Books & Brunch 2016

BOOKS & BRUNCH 2016 was another winner.  The sunny blue sky and warm temperature was a perfect backdrop to The Gates’ setting on May 1st for the 11th annual BOOKS & BRUNCH.    A capacity crowd enjoyed the superb buffet as well as the Rainbow Auction (our best yet – over $2,000 in prizes!)  The highlights […]

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Another Great Books and Brunch!

On May 1, 2016 at The Gates on Roblin an enthusiastic audience enjoyed wonderful weather, a super silent auction, great food, and entertaining recollections of “Books I Have Loved 2016” by guest speakers Lara Rae and Catherine Hunter. Mark your calendars now for next year’s event on May 7, 2017!

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