About FoSCL

what we do

Our objectives, as defined in our constitution, are to advance the education and quality of life of the public by

A copy of our constitution can be downloaded or viewed in the library.

We work closely with Oxfordshire Libraries providing volunteers to assist the professional staff in the library and valuable additional funds for books and other resources.

Volunteers are also involved in regular events in the library as well as the home library service.


We are a group of volunteers who, under our partnership agreement with Oxfordshire Libraries, work alongside professional staff to help run the library and the services it provides. We also raise funds to help maintain an effective library service.

Find out more about Volunteering in Oxfordshire Libraries or ask about it in the library.

executive committee

FoSCL is managed by an executive committee that is elected annually by the members.

Current Executive Committee

Jill Hutchinson (Chair)

Helen Fort (Treasurer)

Jenny Jones (Secretary)

Clare Keen (Minute Secretary)

Trish Rockell

June Duckworth

Gordon Haigh

Chrissie Godfrey

Alison Smith

Bev White

become a member

Membership of FoSCL costs only £10 a year. You can download an application or obtain one from the library.

If you are a tax payer please consider Gift-Aiding your application as we can then claim back 25p for every £1 you donate. If you are a member or looking to make a personal donation please consider making a gift-aid delaration.

The funds raised help provide resources for Sonning Common Library.

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