Public Service Announcement
Check out the Friends-produced Public Service Announcement (PSA), which will begin running on local television stations in August.
Westlake Center – Friday, October 1, 2010 @ Noon
The Friends gathered for a spontaneous group read flash mob to demonstrate Seattle's love for our books and our libraries. At exactly 12:00 PM, attendees pulled out their books and sat down on the spot to read.
[via the CrossCut YouTube channel]
Paula Poundstone Public Service Announcement
Paula Poundstone, Emmy-award winning comedian and national spokesperson with the Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations (ALTAFF) (a division of ALA), has created this PSA to help highlight and support Friends of the Library groups. Poundstone's campaign carries the message: “If you haven’t been to your library lately, you’re overdue.”
[via the FOLUSA YouTube channel]