The Elkins Bookhounds are a registered Friends of the Library organization.
Our Mission is to be a group of citizens who promote understanding of the library, its programs, its resources and its needs. Meeting monthly, we gather to support the Elkins-Randolph County Public Library in its goals, providing volunteer assistance, books, materials and financial help when needed.
Through meetings, fundraisers and promotions, our goals are to:
Meetings are open to the public and held at the Elkins-Randolph County Public Library once per month, more when necessary.
Next: On Hold during COVID-19
We meet at the Elkins-Randolph County Public Library
Our bi-annual fundraiser allows us to support the library's mission throughout the year. Help is appreciated in the form of staffing, setup, teardown and of course, book donations. .
Our annual Membership Drive takes place on the second Tuesday in February. Join us at the library for all the chocolate you can eat or drink, in every form you can imagine! Join our group for a free sampling of chocolates this evening!
The Bookounds provide volunteer, monetary and consulting support for the Elkins-Randolph County Public Library.
Paula Poundstone explains why she joined a Friends of the Library group.
Simply fill out the Membership Form below and return to the library with your small fee.
Check back frequently for updates, meeting times, and volunteer opportunities.
The Elkins Bookhounds are over 120 strong and growing. Our officers are a force to be reckoned with and provide administrative support for our powerful organization.
Left to Right: Bob , ; Cindy Golsten, ; ; Julia Cassells President; Laura Hill, Vice President.