Parker County Today May 2017 - Page 72

our estabishments: WEATHERFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY Friends of the Weatherford Library — Growing Serendipity BY LINDA WINSTON-KLINE and  VENITA WINSTON, Historian 2015-2016 Friends of the Library Board Members I 70 t started as the Weatherford Children’s Library in 1959, and was the idea of the City Council / PTA who started a children’s library with donations from various people (over 700 books). At that time, the Weatherford College Library was located on the lower floor in an old city- owned, two-story brick building on South Main (four blocks south of the town square), and it was suggested to use the second floor. The Weatherford Children