Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library helps the library with the book sale, runs the bookstore, raises funds for children's programs, presents library programs, and more. They have also spoken at city council meetings about library services and to other elected officials.

Friends of the Library Application
Ask at the Reference Desk for an application. Dues are $5 for a single person, $10 for a family, $3 for seniors, $25 for patron, $50 for sustaining, and $100 for benefactor. The application form also allows one to volunteer to help with Friends' activities.

Current Friends
The Friends Board usually meets in the library on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. The board consists of:
  • Dave Elliott - President
  • Nancy Ishino-Gilmore  - Vice President
  • Lilian Kawaratani - Treasurer
  • Harriette Nagata - Secretary
  • Vacant  - Program Chair
  • Ellen Johannsen - Bookstore Liaison
  • Tiffany Peng - Junior Friends President
Friends of the Library is a 501 (c) (3) non – profit organization.