News

  • Congratulations to our 2019 Literary Legends! - The Albany Public Library Foundation is pleased to announce Peter Golden, Lyn Lifshin, and Dan Wilcox as our Literary Legends honorees for 2019. The Library Foundation will celebrate their important contributions to literature and the city of Albany at the 6th annual Literary Legends Gala to be held on October 19, 2019 at the Albany Public Library’s Washington Ave Branch. …
  • Save The Date: 4/4 Donor Appreciation Event - The Albany Public Library Foundation is pleased to announce its Funding Innovation Donor Reception on April 4, 2019 to recognize and thank donors for their generosity and support. The event will take place in the Local History Room at the Washington Avenue branch of the Albany Public Library from 5:30 – 7:00 and will include a wine reception. Registration will …
  • A Message from our President - Dear APL Foundation supporters, Happy National Library Lovers Month! This February and the tax preparation are a great time to show your love by checking off the new Love Your Library line on your New York State tax form this year. Supporting the APL Foundation is another way to show your love because we work all year to raise awareness …
  • The Person Behind: The One-on-One Resume Help & Career Coaching - We speak to branch manager Lauren Cardinal to find out more about a very special new program at Pine Hills Finding a new job is a daunting prospect to undertake at any point in your life. It can be difficult to know what employers are looking for – and then there’s the ever-complicated issue of the resume. How many pages …
  • Have you received your end of year letter? - We do our best to send out all End-of-Year summary letter by January 31st. Due to snowstorms this year on BOTH of our scheduled letter stuffing parties, many letters were not mailed until February 7th. If you have NOT received your End-of-Year letter and need a copy, please Contact Us. We can mail you a new copy or send you …