Friends of the Abilene Public Library

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The 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.

Doing Great Things Including:

Annual West Texas Book Festival
BookFestival2016
Annual Friends' Book Sale
Texas Author Series
Summer Reading Programs
Volunteer Opportunities
Funding Additional Library Materials & Equipment
Staff Training & Appreciation Activities & More!

Graphic: Friends of the Library Newsletter  Access Latest "Among Friends" Newsletter with Information on Recent Activities of the Organization, Upcoming Events, Ways to Participate & More.
Friends Members Help Support Your Abilene Public Library by Donating to the Friends.
Graphic: Support Your Library

Join the Friends of the Library (Membership Levels and Benefits Provided Below) online, or print out a Membership Form to mail in.

Membership Levels

Friends of the Library Membership Levels
Membership Type
Donation Level
Benefits for Each Level
Individual Friend
$15/yr Friends' newsletter; free admission to the Preview Sale at the Friends' Book Sale.
Family Friends
$25/yr
Caring Friend
$50/yr Previous Benefits Including: $10 gift certificate to Texas Star Trading Company; invitation to special Friends' events.
Generous Friend
$100/yr Previous Benefits Including: Special recognition in front lobby area of Main Library.
Lifetime Friend
$500 1-time
payment
Business Friend
$50/yr
Friends' newsletter; free admission to the Preview Sale at the Friends' Book Sale; 25% discount on purchases at Hastings; $10 gift certificate to Texas Star Trading Company; invitation to special Friends' events.
Silver Friend
$100/yr
Previous Benefits Including: Special recognition in front lobby area of Main Library.
Gold Friend
$200/yr

2017 Friends of the Library Board Members

Tim Lillick
President
Shielah Baggett
Jill May
Garrett Smith
Matt Preston
Past President
Mary Katherine
Campbell
Tom McAlister
Wesley Smith
Emerald Cassidy
President Elect
Becky Crowe
Judith Phaneuf
Jacque Thweatt
Ann O'Dwyer
Secretary
Sharon Earnest
Jennifer Rodman
Tammy Withers
Jim Pizzorno
Treasurer
Charlie Hukill
Sujata Shahane
*Lori Grumet
City Librarian
Mary Pizzorno
Membership
Tiffany Lamb
Amanda Shelnutt
*Glenn Dromgoole
Book Festival Chair
Tim Bench
Book Sale Chair
Martha Magee
Edward Smith
*Janis Test
Publicity
*Designates Ex Officio Members


MAIN LIBRARY
202 Cedar St.
Abilene, TX 79601
PH: 325-677-2474

HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon, Tues, Thurs | 9AM - 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 9AM - 6PM
Sundays | Closed

SOUTH BRANCH
4310 Buffalo Gap Rd.
Abilene, TX 79606
PH: 325-698-7565

HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon, Tues, Thurs | 10AM - 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 10AM - 6PM
Sundays | 1PM - 6PM

MOCKINGBIRD BRANCH
1326 N. Mockingbird Ln.
Abilene, TX 79603
PH: 325-437-7323

HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon, Tues, Thurs | 9AM - 9PM
Wed, Fri, Sat | 9AM - 6PM
Sundays | Closed

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