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2016-17 Activities and Accomplishments

Circle of Friends kicked off the 2016-2017 fiscal year with a Mystery in the Library event which offered a lively evening of “whodunnit” investigative entertainment and dinner raising $6,000 in underwriting for a net profit of $5,209.44. Giving Tuesday at the Library in November 2016 resulted in raising $425. For the second consecutive year, Circle… Read more »

Circle of Friends Night of Dueling Pianos Annual Gala and Fundraiser

The Circle of Friends for the NSU Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center recently hosted its Annual Gala and Fundraiser. The evening began with over 60 attendees enjoying cocktails and appetizers, followed by a buffet dinner. Guests were treated to a performance of Dueling Pianos with Fun Pianos! By 176 Keys. A variety… Read more »

Circle of Friends Annual Meeting

          The Circle of Friends for the NSU Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Technology Center recently hosted its Annual Meeting to review the past year’s accomplishments, recognize outgoing board members, and to install new board members and officers.           Outgoing board members Lydia M. Acosta, Elaine… Read more »

Meet NSU’s First Lady

“The Library is the Heart of NSU” – Jana Hanbury, Circle of Friends Board Member A person is only as strong as his or her support system, and for President Dr. George Hanbury, that strength lies in his wife, Jana. The Boca Raton Observer featured an inside look into Mrs. Hanbury’s successes, along with some of South… Read more »

May 17th: Circle of Friends Annual Meeting

The Circle of Friends for the NSU Alvin Sherman Library invites you to attend its Annual Meeting on May 17, 2017 at 5:30 pm for a celebration of this past year’s achievements, and the installation of the incoming board and officers.  You’ll also hear about Banana Wave, an up and coming company, whose determination, perseverance,… Read more »

The Dorm Doctor

Join the Circle of Friends and Carolyn S. George on April 27th, 2017, as she talks about her book, The Dorm Doctor, a handbook targeted to college students and their parents to help them prepare for the college experience and the many potential health related pitfalls that accompany the journey. The Dorm Doctor is a… Read more »

Save the date for Circle of Friends Annual Gala

Circle of Friends for the NSU Alvin Sherman Library will hold its Annual Gala and Fundraiser “A Night of Dueling Pianos” on Saturday evening, May 20, 2017 at 6:30 pm. Entertainment will be provided by Fun Pianos! By 176 Keys and the event will be held in the Sherman Library’s Geraldine and Morton Terry Atrium. This… Read more »

Mystery in the Library


Click to RSVP for a KILLER time Mystery in the Library – Saturday, October 29th, 2016 – NSU Alvin Sherman Library – 2nd Floor, Cotilla Gallery – 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr. Blvd., Davie-Ft.Lauderdale, FL 33314 – $75 per person – Proceeds to benefit the Alvin Sherman Library