Support the Friends of the Farmington Library at Panera Bread's Farmington Opening Event
The Friends of the Farmington Library has been selected to be the charity beneficiary of Panera Bread’s food tasting and fundraising event, ‘Raise the Dough Preview Party’. You are invited to attend the event, to be held on Friday, November 9, 5:00-7:00pm as part of the opening of its new Farmington location. The restaurant is located at 1600 Southeast Road in the West Farms Shopping Center. For a $5.00 donation, guests will receive a salad or sandwich, drink and bakery item. The Friends will receive all the proceeds from the event
For over 60 years, the Friends of the Farmington Library have financially supported library programs and services through a variety of fundraising events, including book sales and the annual Garden Tour. The Friends fund Children’s and Adult programming at the Main and Barney libraries, including story hours; and assist the libraries with purchases such as eBooks, Nooks, computers and more.