Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Fairfield County District Library is a nonprofit, educational organization of people who love libraries. The Friends support the library in many ways including volunteering and sponsoring special events and programs. The Friends of the Library also promote community awareness of library services and serve as advocates for adequate funding for public libraries.

Good libraries need good friends. You can become a Friend of the Fairfield County District Library for as little as $5 a year. Print, complete and mail the application, along with your membership dues, to:

Friends of the Fairfield County District Library
219 N. Broad St.
Lancaster, OH 43130-0837

Book Donation Day

The Friends of the Library will be hosting a Used Book Donation Day April 25 from 12 – 6 pm to collect books for their upcoming Book Sale. 

What will be accepted: Fiction, Non-Fiction, Cookbooks, Craft Books, Children’s Books. Items must be in good condition.

What will not be accepted: VHS tapes, encyclopedias, text books, magazines, and books in poor condition with stains, tears, or mildew.

Used Book Sale

Join the Friends of the Library for their annual Used Book Sale on May 4 from 10 am – 4 pm.  Only cash and check will be accepted (no credit cards).  All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Library. 

Kroger Community Rewards

You can also support the Friends of the Library through Kroger Community Rewards. If you’re registered for a Kroger rewards card, you can sign up in the app or online.

On the app, click the menu button, select Rewards, select Community Rewards, search for “Friends of the Fairfield Co District Lib” or type “LF486,” click Enroll.

On the Kroger website, log into your account, click My Account, click Community Rewards, search for “Friends of the Fairfield Co District Lib” or type “LF486.” If you don’t have a Kroger Rewards card, they are available at the customer service desk at any Kroger.

Garret Players

The Garret Players are an offshoot of the Friends of the Fairfield County District Library. They perform free staged-readings on the 3rd floor of the Main Library with donations to the Friends of the Library accepted.

We appreciate your contributions!