The Friends volunteer in a variety of ways to support the Mathews Memorial Library. If you would like to volunteer contact us at

Friends work at the circulation desk and perform other tasks in the library, and help with special events as well.

Used Book Store
Friends work in the used bookstore, sorting and shelving donated books or assisting customers on Fridays and Saturdays.

Commemorative Bricks
Friends manage the program to sell and install bricks in the walkway behind the library.

Friends host and provide refreshments for some library events as well as Friends events.

Friends write for the FOL newsletter, which is published quarterly. To view this season's newsletter, please click here.

FOL Board
Eleven members constitute the governing board for the Friends organization. 

FOL Board Committees
Standing committees include the audit, book sales, building and grounds, communication, walkway and patio, newsletter and website, membership, and fund raising. Depending on the needs of the Friends, ad hoc committees can be organized for specific purposes. All members of the Friends are eligible to serve on committees.