What are the Friends?
The Friends augment the work of the Library Board of Trustees in gaining support for library improvement, creating public awareness of the role of the library in the community, providing financial support beyond the library's budget limits, encouraging gifts and endowments to the library, and supporting legislation important to libraries.
Book & Bake Sales, Gift Basket Raffles, and summer Silent Auctions are some of the fundraisers the Friends sponsor each year. Through these fundraisers and Annual Membership Drive, the Friends can support the Library by providing funds for our:
Now more than ever it feels so important to be part of something good, something bigger than ourselves within our community. Your membership should represent more than an annual donation. To acknowledge your donation and participation as a member, Friends of Pembroke Public Library offers the following membership incentives:
"So," you ask, “How do I become a Friend of Pembroke Public Library?"
It’s easy! Bring your donation as a cash or check to the library circulation desk, complete a membership form (or download one below), and receive your incentive(s) immediately. Your membership will be valid through December of the year you began your membership.
We look forward to adding many new Friends to our list of supporters, and thank you in advance for your participation!
Still have questions?
The Friends also welcome new volunteers. Please contact the Friends if you would like to help us out in any way.
Contact the Friends: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tracy Marino, President
Donna Frano, Vice President
Linda McCollum, Treasurer
Daria Grisanzio, Secretary
Julie Bosworth, Membership
Each year the Friends sponsor a limited edition ornament featuring a Pembroke landmark. A Pembroke fire engine with a jolly Santa is featured on the 2022 design.
To purchase the most recent year ($20) and other Pembroke ornaments ($18), visit the Library during regular opening hours.
Ongoing Book Sale
Stop by and visit the Friends' Book Shop. There are always great bargains.
Keep up with the latest activities of the Friends.
The Friends of the Pembroke Library is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit formed to support the Pembroke Public Library.