Support the Library

support-the-library-wordpress-slider-1024x293There are several ways you can partner with the Library to support your community. Whether you want to give your time or resources, there are plenty of ways to get involved. Support the library with your generous donations, volunteer work and book purchases.


Please contact your local branch to discuss volunteer opportunities.


Book Donations

Your donations of books and other materials are used for periodic book sales and possible circulation to patrons. You can bring your donations directly to the library.

We accept these media materials:

  • Adult fiction and non-fiction books
  • Children’s fiction and non-fiction books
  • Current magazines
  • DVDs
  • Music CDs
  • Books on CD

We do not accept:

  • Books that are damp, mildewed, stained, or damaged
  • Outdated non-fiction
  • Magazines older than 5 years
  • Music or books on cassette tapes

We reserve the right to refuse donations that are not in suitable condition for resale or circulation. We are not able to pick up donations. A donation tax receipt is available upon request. If you have questions about donating, please contact your local branch.

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Mission Statement

To contribute to the success of the citizens of our diverse community by offering a full range of library services that meet their informational, educational and leisure interests, fostering the love of reading in our youth and the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for all.