The Friends of the Farmington Libraries

nhcircle-for-friends2015aThe Organization:

The Friends of the Farmington Libraries is a supportive group which as approximately 700 members with a working committee of 35-40. Membership is open to anyone. The annual fee is $15 for an individual and $20 for a family. Sustaining and Patron memberships are also available for a larger donation.

Interested in becoming a Friend? Click here.

Read our latest newsletter here.

Special Events:

Spring Used Book Sale
April 6-8, 2017

Thursday, April 6: 9:30am – 11:00am – $10 admission fee
Thursday, April 6: 11:00am – 9:00pm – Free admission
Friday, April 7: 9:00am – 5:00pm – Free admission
Saturday, April 9: 9:00am – 2:00pm – free admission
Bag Sale ($6/each)- Saturday, April 9: 3:00pm – 5:00pm


Donation Guidelines:
We are very happy to receive your donations! Without your generosity, we would not be able to raise as much money as we (Friends) do at our yearly book sales & BOOK NOOK which benefit the many library programs we all enjoy.

We especially like to receive the following:
* Materials & books about Farmington & New England
* Recent bestsellers for adults and children
* All ages children’s books, hardcover and paperback
* Clean copies of classics, poetry, literature & foreign language
* Non-fiction books on science, business, parenting, self-help, history, politics, religion, travel, etc.
* Cookbooks & gardening books
* “Coffee Table” or other special interest books (antiques, collectibles, art, etc.)
* CD’s, DVD’s, books on CD

We do not need:
* Books in poor condition
* Textbooks
* Encyclopedias
* Magazines
* Readers Digest condensed books
* Dated information such as travel guides, business books & computer books & programs prior to 2008
* LP’s (records), VHS tapes, cassettes & books on audio cassette

Tax Statements:
If you would like a receipt for tax purposes, please ask at the circulation desk.

Others helpful suggestions:
If possible, please limit your donations to one or two boxes or bags at a time. Donations may be brought to the circulation desks at the Barney Library or main Farmington Library throughout the year.

Don’t forget to “shop” our BOOK NOOK throughout the year!

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