Friends of the Library
7 Minerva St. E.

Toll-Free: 705 789 5232
TTY: 705 5789 5232

HPL Friends of the Library

Friends of the Huntsville Libraryfriends of the library logo

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

What We Do

  • Improve collections.
  • Buy equipment such as computers, lounge chairs, gallery hangings, etc; equipment that supports the user experience in the Library.
  • Provide funding for performers in partnership with the Royal Canadian Legion during March Break and Summer months.
  • Provide funds for capital projects: ie. 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.
  • Interest from investments
  • Donations.


All donations are welcome. Tax receipts will be issued for all donations of at least $15. Charity registration number 888319464.

Donations can be made at the Library OR via

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Use the Friends Donation Form at the Library.


Meetings are held 6-8 times per year at the Library.

New members are always welcome.