The Friends of the Library at Queens was established in 1971 to broaden the usefulness and influence of Everett Library and to provide a cultural contribution to the life of Charlotte. Everett's FOL is a member of FOLUSA, the national association of Friends of the Library USA. We are proud to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Friends of the Library and the 50th anniversary of Everett Library this year.
How We Support Everett Library:
- Offer social and literary programming to faculty, staff and students of Queens and residents of the community.
- Provide support to Everett Library for books, equipment, renovation and service enhancement. Monetary gifts to date exceed $750,000.
- Continue endowment growth for the Annual Book and Author Event. Board members have raised over $100,000.
Membership in the Friends of the Library at Queens is an enriching and rewarding experience and offers the chance to support Everett Library and to attend numerous exciting events throughout the year. If you are interested in joining FOL at Queens, please Register Here.
"Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers." --Charles W. Eliot