About the Friends of the Abilene Public Library

Friends of the Library Logo SealThe Friends of the Abilene Public Library is a volunteer group that provides support to the Abilene Public Library system. Memberships are available at various levels to offer you the chance to join one of the most active and supportive Friends groups around. The Friends work alongside library staff to help make our library system the best it can be for the community through wonderful fundraisers, funding materials and equipment for the library, offering volunteer opportunities, and so much more.

Have a question for the Friends? Email FriendsOfTheAbileneLibrary@gmail.com

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Help support your Abilene Public library by making a donation to the Friends of the Library.
Join the Friends of the Library online, or print out a Membership Form (PDF) to mail in.
 
Membership Levels
 

Friends' Membership Levels

MEMBERSHIP DONATIONBENEFITS OF EACH LEVEL
Individual Friend$15 per yearFree admission to the Preview Sale at the Friends' Book Sale
Friends' newsletter
Family Friends$25 per yearFree admission to the Preview Sale at the Friends' Book Sale
Friends' newsletter
Caring Friend$50 per yearPrevious Benefits with $10 gift certificate to Texas Star Trading Co.
Invitation to special Friends' events
Generous Friend$100 per yearPrevious Benefits with special recognition in front lobby area of Main Library
Lifetime Friend$500 1-time paymentPrevious Benefits with special recognition in front lobby area of Main Library
Business Friend$50 per year$10 gift certificate to Texas Star Trading Co.
Free admission to the Preview Sale at the Friends' Book Sale
Friends' newsletter
Invitation to special Friends' events
Silver Friend$100 per yearPrevious Benefits with special recognition in front lobby area of Main Library
Gold Friend$200 per yearPrevious Benefits with special recognition in front lobby area of Main Library

2020 Friends of the Library Board Members

Garrett Smith
President
Fred BaileyMartha Magee
Hospitality
Brooklyn Rendall
Judith Phaneuf
Past President
Emerald CassidyTom McAlisterJennifer Rodman
Ricki Brown Award
Tiffany Lamb
President Elect
Becky CroweColette McCloskeyMichelle Sage
Kristina Davis
Secretary
Kathy CurtisJeannie OldhamTammy Withers
Newsletter
Cameron Sikes
Treasurer
Terry GrosvenorJim Pizzorno*Chris Gibson
Interim Director
Jacque Thweatt
Membership
Roxanne KlumpDennis Reagan*Janis Test
Publicity

*Designates Ex Officio Members