Category Archives: News & Events

  • Did you see this story in the Herald Tribune today?

    Food bank, Sarasota County libraries team up to feed kids this summer The Sarasota County Library System and All Faiths Food Bank are working together to keep kids well fed and well read this summer. The Campaign Against Summer Hunger concluded May 15 and All Faiths Food Bank achieved its...
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  • Make this Father’s Day one for the books!

    Do you remember the joy of being read to as a child? Help every child in Sarasota County experience that joy. To honor your dad or the special men in your life, give the gift of reading for Father’s Day (June 19). Your gift of $25 or more to the...
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  • VIDEO: Cokie Roberts Visits the Suncoast

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  • No gift for Mom on Mother’s Day?

    Give the gift of reading, with great memories of the many times your mom read to you. Fill out the form below to make a gift to the Children’s Literacy Endowment at the Library Foundation for Sarasota County to help a child learn to read. Make your gift by May...
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  • Cokie Roberts Luncheon Update

    Political commentator Cokie Roberts speaks at the Library Foundation for Sarasota County's annual author luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota on Friday. HERALD-TRIBUNE PHOTO / DAN WAGNER
    More than 550 happy guests gathered at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota on February 8th for the 4th Annual Author Luncheon presented by the Library Foundation. Cokie Roberts, celebrated author and news commentator, was the inspiring guest speaker. The results are in — the Library Foundation raised more than $110,000 in...
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