community + cultural info
YOUR LIBRARY RALLY
Hello Everyone -
The state budget has impacted many non-profits in significant ways.
Your public library system is no exception! The state budget that has been
passed includes a 50% reduction in funding for libraries. This means:
- reduced hours and branches closed on Sundays
- reduced collection development
- outreach to schools, daycares, community organizations will be
WILL YOU STAND FOR THIS? NO!
So what can you-do to make a difference?
Please, COME TO THE RALLY ON JUNE 3 AT 4 PM ON THE STEPS OF THE MAIN
LIBRARY IN OAKLAND!
Take an hour off work to join us for this very important time to
celebrate our library system and stand up and ask the state to restore full
funding to libraries!
Without you - it won't matter. Without libraries - well, everyone
"Libraries will get you through times of no money
better than money will get you through times of no libraries." Whole
Earth Catalog, 1969
Free Parking Between 3 and 5 pm for rally goers in the Museum parking
lot. What a deal!
Please consider taking the short amount a time to make a huge