Friends of the Alamogordo Public Library

Mailing Address: 920 Oregon Avenue, Alamogordo, NM 88310
County of Location: Otero
Phone: (575) 491-3633
NTEE Code: B- Education
Mission Statement:

The mission of the Friends of the Library (FOL) is to promote the Alamogordo Public Library in cooperation with the Alamogordo Public Library Advisory Board, the Alamogordo Public Library Foundation, and the library staff and to maintain an association of persons interested in books and libraries.

Primary Programs:

FOL runs a variety of programs to draw people into the library and to encourage reading. We schedule a number of one-time events throughout the year, such as book signings, and each year we run the Adult Reading Challenge (January and February), the library's birthday celebration (March), Banned Books Week (September), and One City One Book (October-November). We also operate a public book club that meets monthly in the library.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Otero
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $24,999 or less
Personnel: All Volunteer
Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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