Pierce County Library System offers programs to support, enrich, and collaborate with communities.
Program: Group activities to further the Library’s mission, vision, philosophy, goals and initiatives.
Programming is offered that furthers the Library’s mission, vision, philosophy, goals and initiatives, and that meets the cultural, informational and educational needs and interests of the community.
Among the purposes that programs may fulfill are:
Programs may be offered in library facilities or offsite.
All programs are open to the public.
Attendance may be limited due to space, or when safety or the success of a program requires it. Limits will be accomplished on a first come, first served basis either with advanced registration or at the door.
The Library will not charge admission fees for programs.
At the discretion of the Executive Director, fund raising to benefit the Library may be permitted.
At the discretion of the Executive Director, sale of books or other materials by authors or performers may be permitted as part of a library program.
The Library will strive to include a wide spectrum of opinions and viewpoints in Library-sponsored programs, as well as offer programs that appeal to a range of ages, interests and information needs in order to engage the community.
Library sponsorship of a program does not constitute an endorsement of the content of the program or the views expressed by presenters or participants.
The Library encourages partnerships with non-profit and civic organizations, governments, commercial entities and other groups in order to support and enrich our communities, to reach new audiences and to create opportunities to meet the goals of programming.
Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Pierce County Library System, July 17, 1974. Revised May 8, 2002. Revised January 10, 2010. Revised September 11, 2013.
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