Thank you, thank you, thank you, – each of you do make a difference. Library supporters from all areas of the state came to speak about restoring the library budget to the levels of 2007 – $102 million dollars. Here are a few of the advocates during the day.


Jeremy Johannesen, NYLA Executive Director and Senator Hugh Farley
Assemblywoman Sandra Galef, Malanie Carnes, IT Department Westchester Library System, Melinda Greenblatt, Briarcliff Manor Public Library Director, Tish Fontanella, Trustee Westchester Library System & LTA trustee
David Vinjamuri, Guest Speaker on Why Public Libraries Matter: And How They Can Do More
The rally in “The Well” at the Legislative Office Building and library supporters
LTA with t-shirts to support the restoration of library aid to $102 million