The purpose of the Friends of the Antwerp Sunshine Library is to maintain an association of persons interested in books and libraries, to assist in promoting knowledge of and participation in library programs, to aid in providing funds to meet special library needs, to support and cooperate with the library in developing library services and facilities for the community, to promote gifts of books, magazines, collections, endowments, and bequests, and to provide a channel for the expression of ideas for library use and service.
Since organizing in 1990, the Friends of the Antwerp Sunshine Library have provided funding and volunteer support for the following activities and projects:
- Annual Summer Reading Program
- Annual Mother's Day and Holiday Craft Workshops
- Exterior Landscaping
- Entertainment, Prizes & Refreshments for the annual Summer Reading Program
- Monthly After School Crafts for Kids workshops
- Furnishings for the Local History Room
- New Children's Book Bins
- DVD Cabinet
- Supplies for story time
- Custom painted murals in the Children's Area
- Community Programs. . . and so much more!