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The Friends of the Library is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization run by volunteers.  Friends are residents of The Chathams who are advocates of the library.  After expenses, 100% of the money raised goes back into the library to help finance materials, services, programs, and improvements that are not covered in the regular library budget.

Friends Bylaws

Friends Executive Board


Join The Friends today with your tax-deductible contribution.  Chatham residents will receive an invitation to our “Friends Members Only” Book Sale Preview.  By providing your email address you will receive our monthly newsletter, BookEnds, as well as notifications of Library Programs and Events.  The Friends and The Library will never share your personal information.



Annual Appeal Letter 2022



Are you looking to get involved with local philanthropy?   Volunteers are always being sought after to work with The Friends.   There are many ways the community can get involved, particularly during the busy months of January and February when we are busily preparing for our biggest fundraiser of the year…The Annual Book Sale in March.  To find out more, please email us today and a Board Member would love to discuss with you our volunteer opportunities.

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