mayor's legacy for literadcy

Mayor-emeritus, Susan Gartland,  a former Caldwell Public Library Board member and

current President of the Caldwell Library Foundation, collaborated with Caldwell’s Mayor Ann Dassing

to launch the first Mayors Legacy for Literacy gala in 2012.  Thanks to the support

of Library Foundation Board members,  the Board of The Caldwell Public Library,

the Borough Council as well as local businesses and residents, the Gala events have been a great success.

Gala proceeds have provided funds for children’s programs, new technology and new library services. Details.


Th2013galahonoreese second Mayors’ Legacy for Literacy Gala,  to benefit the Caldwell Public Library Foundation,

was held on November 21st, 2013.

The event honored Caldwell residents and library benefactors, Grace and Pat Collura.

Best selling author, Dorothea Benton Franks, was also honored for her dedication to literacy. 

2013 Gala Photos by Janet Markman.



Gala Photos on Display

In January 2014, Caldwell Public Library will display photos from the 2013 Gala taken by photographer Janet Markman.



Gala Sponsors

Many thanks to Sponsors Bob and Janet Markman

for their generous support of the Mayors’ Legacy for Literacy gala

to benefit Caldwell Public Library.

Donations Welcome

The Caldwell Public Library Foundation accepts tax-deductible contributions year-round. Help them continue their fine work: