Friends of the Library


Our state award-winning Friends organization, founded in 1975, sponsors cultural bus trips, public events for children and adults at Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library, and gives funds for equipment and additions to the library’s collection.

Friends participates in programs of the Pennsylvania Citizens for Better Libraries (P.C.B.L.) and Friends of Libraries, U.S.A. (FOLUSA)

The purpose of this organization shall be to maintain an association of persons interested in books and libraries, to focus public attention on library services, facilities and needs, and to stimulate gifts, desirable collections, endowments and bequests.

New Members Welcome

Benefits of membership include free admission to Friends’ programs presented at the library and reduced rates for trips organized by the Friends.

For questions and/or information, send an email to To become a member, click here for a printable application form or pick up an envelope on the rack in the lobby of the library.