February 7, 2020

A MAXI thank you for MINI golf!

The 2nd Annual Friends of the Jones Library Mini Golf Classic sponsored by the UMassFive College Federal Credit Union was a HUGE success! Thank you to EVERYONE who came and putted the library! Thank you to Jones Library staff and librarians!

Thank you to our WONDERFUL sponsors: Allergy & Immunology Associates of New England, PeoplesBank, the individual Jones Library Trustees, Jones Group Realtors, the Daily Hampshire Gazette, PV Squared, Pelham Auto, Northsquare Apartments, Amherst Golf Club, All Energy Solar, the Amherst Club, the Rotary Club of Amherst, and West Branch Capital!

Thank you to the anonymous donors who gave in honor of: the Amherst Fire Department, the Amherst Police Department, the Amherst Survival Center, Cherry Hill Golf Course, and Kestrel Land Trust!

Thank you to our raffle & other donors: 110 Grill (Hadley, MA), 50/50 Fitness/Nutrition, Dave DiRico's Golf and Racquet, Andrews Greenhouse, Pinz Entertainment (Hadley, MA), Autobahn Indoor Speedway & Events (Hadley, MA), Hampshire Athletic Club, Cherry Hill Golf Course, Northampton Area Pediatrics, Amherst Cinema, Amherst Golf Club, Antonio's Pizza, Amherst Books, AJ Hastings, Western Mass Family Golf Center, the Emily Dickinson Museum and www.allkidsgolfclubs.com!

Thank you to our celebrity golfers: the Amherst College Zumbyes, Sam the Minuteman, the Amherst College men's golf team, Amherst Regional Public Schools principal Derek Shea, and the Jones Library's own Sammy the Owl!

When you patronize these businesses around town, see these performers, watch these teams, and meet up with these principals and owls, please thank them for supporting our town libraries through the Mini Golf Classic.

Stayed tuned to a blog near you for the 2nd Annual Friends of the Jones Library Mini Golf Classic SLIDESHOW. You'll laugh. You'll cry. It will definitely be life-altering. Probably.

(Click on image to enlarge. 
But we know, we know. 
There's only so much enlarging you can do. 
EVERYONE in Amherst supported this fundraiser!)

We're so lucky.