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Friends of the Library


The Columbia Heights Public Library will be closed to the public until further notice. All programs through April 30 have been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and will miss seeing you at our programs. Our website will be updated with more information as it becomes available.


Become A Friend
Friends are individuals and families who believe quality library services and programs are an asset to the community. Support from the Friends provides materials, equipment, and volunteer time. Receive a membership application at the library and join today!

Responsibilities
Friends of the Columbia Heights Public Library devote time and energy to:
  • Encouraging community awareness of the library
  • Assisting with library programs and special events
  • Fundraising to purchase items to enhance the library's collections and programming.
Functions
Examples of past services provided by the Friends of the Library include:
  • Serving as greeters
  • Collecting children's and teen's books for SACA
  • Assisting with book sales
Meetings
Business meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month, September through June, in the library's History Room. Please call the the library to confirm the day and time of an upcoming meeting. Luncheon meetings will be held at 11:30; location to be determined.


Memberships
Membership levels are:
  • Individual ($10)
  • Family ($15)
  • Benefactor ($25)
Project Bookshelf-Friends
Friends of the Library helping with our yearly
'Project Bookshelf' book-drive for SACA.


Members
Bob Odden, President
Pat Lynch, Secretary
Betty Robbins, Treasurer