The Friends of the Library work to gain community support for library activities through volunteer activities, programs and book sales. View our 2016 accomplishments.
Friends Officers 2017 - 2018
President: Colette McGee
Vice-President: Sharon Markey
Secretary: Robin Sundahl
Treasurer: Barb Hill
Membership Chairperson: Carlotta Belcher
Book Sale Chair: Linda Schoonover
Members at Large:
Friends Book Sales
The Friends of the Library welcome book sale donations throughout the year. There is a drop-off receptacle inside the Downtown library at 201 E. Park. If you would like to receive a letter confirming your donations for tax purposes, pick up a form at the information desk.
PLEASE NOTE: We love receiving donations, but large donations of materials must be placed in sturdy boxes, not in large plastic trash bags. If donations arrive in large plastic trash bags, they will not be accepted. Thank you for your consideration.
Materials we do accept:
Books, Paperbacks, DVDs, Books on CD, Music CDs, Videos & Cassettes
Children and teen books
Reader's Digest Condensed Books
Club Romance Paperbacks less than five years
Magazines of historic interest - Time, Look, etc.
Materials we do not accept:
Club Romance paperbacks older than five years
Materials that are musty or damp
Magazines except those listed above
Support Your Library - Join the Friends!
$20 Family, $10 Adult, $7 Student/Senior Citizen (60+)
2017 Perks for OPL Friends members...
All Friends members will receive $1 off of their total purchases for each Friends of the Library Book Sale in 2017!
Join anytime by:
Asking at the Information Desk at either library.
Mailing completed membership form along with your payment to the library.
Purchasing a membership, on the spot, at any of the Friends of the Library Book Sales.