The Friends of the Library

Friends of the Athol Public Library

Who We Are:

The Friends of the Athol Public Library were established in 1981 to support the library and the use of library resources and services.

The Executive Board of Directors


What We Do:

  • Sponsor Special Public Events
  • Volunteer in the Library - Click here to learn more about our volunteer opportunities
  • Sponsor Services: Provide musem passes - - Public color copier - - Notary Public - - Fax services - - Friends Coffee Bar - - Credit cards accepted for amounts over $7.00 - - Promotional materials - - Refreshments for library programs - - Library Programs- - Financial support for the purchase of materials.
  • Services Are Made Possible By: Membership dues - - Donations - - Ongoing Friends of the Library book sale - - Friends of the Library Accessories sale - - and other fundraising activities

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Membership Dues and Benefits:

Benefits: Newsletter subscription - - Volunteer Recognition - - Support the Library - - Discounted Friends-sponsored activities, workshops and services - - Discounted raffle tickets for Friends members (7 for $5.00) - - Admission to Friends-only events at the library - - Friends-only advance registration for programs - - Donations are tax deductible - - Free Notary Services - - Personal Fulfillment for having contributed to such a worthy cause

The Friends annual meeting is held every April.

Individual Membership $5.00
Family Membership $10.00
Sponsor $25.00
Patron $50.00
Sustaining $100.00

Join the Friends of the Athol Public Library!

All dues and contributions are tax deductible as the Friends are a 501 (C) 3 nonprofit organization! You can support the work of the Friends by Clicking the Donate button and making a tax-deductible donation.


Ways to Support the Friends:

You can support the work of the Friends by clicking on the Donate button and making a tax - deductible donation.

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We appreciate your Support!