The Friends of the Amherst Public Library are a non-profit organization of area residents who believe in the library and its services.
Our Purpose: To support and promote the Amherst Public Library and all of its activities.
What We Do: The Friends provide financial and volunteer help by sponsoring programs and activities within the library. The Annual Author Luncheon is held October and book sales are held throughout the year.
Meetings: Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 11:15 a.m. in the library’s community room. There is no meeting in December.
Invitation to Join
If you care about our library then please consider becoming a Friend. We are a “no pressure” organization. We send out emails periodically to keep members informed of upcoming events. You can be involved with any activities you wish and participation is completely on a voluntary basis. We hold an annual meeting open to all Friends in February. Become a member today by printing out the form below and dropping it off at the library. You’ll be supporting our library and enriching the lives of our community.
Annual dues: Single $10 Family $15 Business $25
You can make a difference. Please join or renew your membership today. Thank you.
Check out some of our upcoming events.
Friends’ Meeting Minutes
For more information about the Friends of the Amherst Public Library please call the library at (440)988-4230 or use the form below.
The Friends of the Amherst Public Library are now on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Friends of the Amherst Public Library every time you shop, at no cost to you. .05% of eligible purchases will be collected and sent in a quarterly check to the Friends. To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You use the same account on Amazon.com and AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same. You may also want to add a bookmark to AmazonSmile to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile. Only purchases at smile.amazon.com, (not www.amazon.com or the mobile app,) support charity. To change your charity, sign in to smile.amazon.com on your desktop or mobile phone browser and simply select “Change your Charity” in “Your Account.”AmazonSmile will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make on AmazonSmile will result in a donation.