Founded in 1998, the Friends of
Lilly Library is a charitable corporation organized to
promote the objectives and interests of Lilly Library.
The Friends work to help the library serve all
patrons, so that the public may make full use of the
library’s services and facilities, and so that the
public may have a better understanding of the needs of
Through annual membership dues and
fundraisers, the Friends provide funds for the
Children’s summer reading programs, museum passes,
magazine and periodical subscriptions, maintaining and
improving computer availability and accessibility, and
to purchase equipment such as copy machines and
bookdrops. The circulation desk in the lobby and the
bookcase that houses the collection of Alfred Lilly’s
books were gifts from the Friends memberships.
To join The Friends of Lilly
Library, or to make an honorary or memorial donation
to The Friends of Lilly Library, please download this form.
To donate via PayPal, click the "Donate" button
and fill in the credit card information - Or - log in to your PayPal account.
Please use the special instruction box on the "review donation" page to
note whether your donation is for membership in the Friends or is an honorary
or memorial donation to the Friends.
Note that the final PayPal page says, "review your recurring donation" even
if you are making a one-time donation. You will not be billed for a recurring
donation; this appears to be a glitch with PayPal's message.
The Friends of Lilly Library is a
501(c)(3) organization. All membership dues and
donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the
The Friends meet at Lilly Library
on the first Monday of each month, except for July and
August. All members are invited to attend.
Buy a "Friend
of Lilly Library" Tote Bag
Friends of Lilly Library tote bags ($20)
are available at the circulation desk.
comments about this site should be directed to the webmaster.
This page last updated June 7, 2014
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designed by Holly Hargraves and is maintained by Lilly
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