Free Author Talk with Eve Hoffman Hosted by the Friends of the Sandy Springs Library

Join us for an Author Talk with Eve Hoffman about her new book Memory & Complicity on Sunday, October 28 from 3:00 - 5:00 at the Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church Chapel.  Storyteller and poet Eve Hoffman, a sixth generation Georgian, is rooted in red clay and grew up on a dairy farm by the Chattahoochee River. Along the … Continue reading Free Author Talk with Eve Hoffman Hosted by the Friends of the Sandy Springs Library


FOSSL Book Store Temporarily Closed

The FOSSL Book Store closed on July 15 and will reopen after the Sandy Springs Library Branch renovations are complete.  For more information on the library renovation project and timeline, go to We will not be able to accept book donations at the library until the library reopens.  However, if you have a large number of … Continue reading FOSSL Book Store Temporarily Closed

Library Renovation Update

The exterior renovation work has started. The library is still currently open.  For more information on the project and timeline, go to:  Our library will be closing for our interior renovation beginning on August 1st. The FOSSL Book Store will be closing at the end of the day on Saturday, July 14. We will then … Continue reading Library Renovation Update

New Partner FOSSL Members and Volunteer Honors

Welcoming our new members! How delighted we are to welcome our two newest FOSSL members, Catherine and Lawrence Callahan. They joined at the Partner Level. Additionally, Catherine met with Board President Christine Heller to confirm her very generous donation to buy children’s books for the new library. This is made in honor of her father, … Continue reading New Partner FOSSL Members and Volunteer Honors

Summer Reading Programs

The 2018 Theme for the Summer Reading Programs for Adults, Teens and Children is “Libraries Rock!”.  FOSSL is the major financial supporter for these Reading Programs. Leah Garmon, our Children Services Librarian, has organized a summer packed with fun activities for children - Summer Schedule of Events