Friends of the Library

A registered charity, the Friends of the Library are a voluntary, non-profit group founded in 1990 to promote programs, services and facilities of the Huntsville Public Library.

Video on what being a Friend is all about

Upcoming events

Look for our special book for big books and Christmas Book sale. Drop by to see the great selection of fiction, non-fiction, children's titles and even some DVDs and CDs. 

  • Big Books on sale starting October 31
  • Christmas Book Sale starts November 17

What we do

  • Improve library collections.
  • Buy equipment such as: computers, lounge chairs, gallery hangings, etc.
  • Provide funding for performers in partnership with the Royal Canadian Legion during March Break and the summer.
  • Provide funds for capital projects, for example: shelving, technologies, etc.

How we raise funds

  • Sell books from the boutique at the front of the library.
  • Special book sales at Christmas and during the spring and summer.
  • Donations.

Donate to the Friends

All donations are welcome. Donations of $15 and more will receive a tax receipt. Charity registration number 888319464.

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Become a Friend

Join the Friends of the Library, new members are always welcome. Meetings are held six to eight times per year at the Huntsville Library.

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