Friends of Kalamazoo Public Library

Supporting Your Library Since 1959

The Friends of the Kalamazoo Public Library is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the library as an essential institution in our community.

The Friends is governed by an elected board with two part-time employees and more than 300 dues-paying members.

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Friends encourages literacy while providing ongoing support to many Kalamazoo Public Library programs and services.

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Bookstore & Book Sale News Weekof May 25, 2016



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Friends book sale

Friends Bag-of-Books Sale! Saturday, June 4.

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Volunteer Spotlight

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Former library director tells her story.

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