November-December 9, 2022
PCL is partnering with Parkland CARES Food Pantry with their holiday collection. This year we are seeking Candy Canes and Instant Muffin Mix Pouches. The organization aims to create 225 Family Holiday Bags of sweet treats to brighten up the holidays for local families in need.
To learn more about Parkland CARES, visit their website: parklandcaresfp.org
Goal: Parkland CARES would like to pack 225 Family Holiday Bags to spread some cheer this season.
Drop off location: Choose the Holiday Collection Bin in the lobby of the library.
The Parkland Community Library has partnered with our local food pantry, Parkland CARES, to collect food donations for those in need. Approximately 27% of the Parkland community is currently food insecure, and we are proud to assist the food pantry with their mission to end hunger in our community.
With their help, we established a permanent donation bin located in our front entryway for our patrons to place their items. This greatly benefits the food pantry, since donations can now be accepted during the library’s hours at your convenience. We also have a dedicated volunteer who comes once a week to deliver the donations directly to the food pantry.
Holiday HoursVeterans Day- Friday, November 11, 2022The library is open with regular hours.Thanksgiving Eve—Wednesday, November 23, 2022Hours: 9AM-5PMThe library will be closed:Thanksgiving Day—Thursday, November 24, 2022Day after Thanksgiving—Friday, November 25, 2022Staff Development Day—Friday, December 2Our holiday hours and closures are posted in the alert bar on our homepage, Google business page, and eNews.
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