Friends of the Pemberton Library

Friends logo 1The “Friends” are a group of individuals with a variety of skills and levels of commitment who use their time, energy, and ideas to support the Library. We are continually developing a list of people who would be interested in participating.

What do the “Friends of the Library” do?

  • promote and advocate for the library
  • raise funds for special programs and equipment
  • volunteer their talents, skills or time

Thanks to the Friends of the Library fundraising efforts we have been able to add many new features and enhancements to the Library and it’s services such as:

Laptop bar extension
Laptop bar seating
Seating for the Teen area
Seating in the Children’s Library
Movie projector and sound system
Movie performance rights license (for events such as Movie Nights and Family Movie Matinees)
Blinds for the lounge area
Coffee vending machine
Computer classes
Subscription to

Adirondack chairs for the deck

Adirondack chairs 2017

and much much more….


How can you help?

Volunteer at one of our events:

  • Annual Booksale

Or volunteer in various other capacities throughout the year (Scrabble Tournament, gardening)

The Friends of the Library Board of Directors are:

  • Julie Kelly – President
  • Christine Timm – Secretary/Treasurer

Plans are in full swing to make this another active and successful year and continue helping the Library with their many upcoming events and needs.

Contact Us and Become a Friend

If you are interested in learning more about becoming a Friend of the Library, please contact

Julie Kelly at