Programs & Services

Friends of the Library

Are you interested in volunteering for the Whitehorse Public Library? Friends of the Whitehorse Public Library is now looking for volunteers.

They are a group that fundraises for children’s programming, outreach to seniors, and other worthy library projects.

If you are interested, please email pazypan@yukon.net or phone 667-5239.


2016 Friends of the Whitehorse Public Library Executive with Public Libraries Branch staff

L to R: Carlie Graef, Joan Turner, Michael Dougherty, Sarah Gallagher, Joyce Kashman, Lily Quan. Not pictured: Louise Cooke.


Mission

Whitehorse Public Library provides the means to transform lives and plays a vital role in inspiring and unifying our community.

The purpose of the Friends of Whitehorse Public Library is to support the work and programs of our library to that end.

Goals and Activities

  • Discover opportunities to work with the Library through fund raising and support activities
  • Develop new fund raisers and access outside funding to assist programming initiatives, facilities improvement and in meeting other library needs
  • Develop and support outreach programming for seniors and the disabled
  • Support the purchase of Book Club Sets, available for loan to all Yukon book clubs
  • Serve as a hospitality committee at various library events