Friends of Tennessee Libraries

Presentations from the 2023 Annual Conference of Friends of Tennessee Libraries


Sights and Sounds from the 2023 Conference

A brief summary of the Annual Conference of Friends of Tennessee Libraries held October 21, 2023, at the Williamson County Public Library in Franklin


Paul Webb Welcomes Conference Attendees

Words of welcome from Paul Webb, Williamson County Commissioner and Williamson County Public Library Trustee


Sharing Success: Friends of Tellico Village Library

Cheryl LaMaster, President of Friends of Tellico Village Library, describes several ways her group has raised funds for their library.


Making It Work! Implementing eBay & Amazon Sales

Maxine Cleeton and Janice Ware of the Friends of the Brentwood Library share their experiences and offer tips about selling on Amazon and eBay.


Advocacy in Challenging Times: Bessie Davis, Director of Regional Libraries

Bessie Davis, Director of Regional Libraries in Tennessee, discusses the roles of library boards, library directors, and library Friends as they support and advocate for their libraries in challenging times.


Building Relationships: Friends of the Lewis County Library

Kelly Medford, President of the Friends of the Lewis County Library, shares examples of the ways the Lewis County Friends have built relationships with local officials, businesses, other organizations, and other members of their community.