FRIENDS are available to assist the library board, director, and staff in providing the resources, services, and programming that make the Kinsley Library a vibrant community resource and gathering place.

What do FRIENDS do?

LEND community support to the library and its activities

PROMOTE the library in the community

ENRICH the cultural life of the community by active involvement behind the scenes and with the library’s program of talks, exhibitions, etc.

SUPPORT the children’s events and summer reading program

ORGANIZE activities and fund raisers for special purposes not budgeted by the board

KNOW what is happening at the library.

Become a FRIEND today and share in the experience of helping the Kinsley Library become even better.


$5 Individual        $10 Family        $25 Patron       $50 Benefactor

TIME & TALENT OPPORTUNITIES     You can help with:

Refreshments         Children’s Events          Summer Reading             Book Sales              Displays                         Adult Programming            Fund Raising

Local Research       Oral Histories                Typing Interviews            Typing Data             Handyman Chores        Shelf Straightening              Promotion

Over the years, FRIENDS membership funds provided sound equipment, a new DVD/CD disc cleaner, new servers, special events, cookies, the StoryWalk, and more.