Friends of the Library

If you value your library and want to volunteer in the community, then you are a natural for membership in the Friends of the Roseville Public Library.  Friends help support and enhance the library through programs, gifts, advocacy and fundraising.

Click here to see the Friends bylaws.

Click here to see the most recent meeting minutes.

Click here to see the agenda for the meeting on November 27.

Become a Member

The Friends have the following categories of members:

  • $100 – Patron
  • $50 – Sponsor
  • $20 – Organization
  • $15 – Family
  • $10 – Student, Senior(60+) or Individual

Applications for membership are located at the library or click here to download an application.

Friends Program Meetings and Activities

Downton Abbey Fashion Show

September 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM
$3.00 per person – Register at Circulation Desk

In celebration of the upcoming feature film, the Friends are sponsoring a Downton Abbey fashion show presented by the ladies from “Fashion and the Automobile.”  Registration is required and the cost is $3.00 per person.

We invite you to wear your best Downton Abbey inspired outfit and enjoy refreshments.

Kroger Rewards Program

Friends of the Roseville Public Library

Here is a way to help raise money for your library just by signing up for the Kroger Community Rewards Program! If you have a Kroger Plus card, you can register that card and every time you shop at Kroger, a portion of your purchase is donated to The Friends of the Roseville Public Library.

It only takes about 5 minutes of your time to register and all you need is your KROGER PLUS CARD.

  1. Go to: www.kroger.com
  2. Click SIGN IN if you already have both a Kroger Plus Card and account and follow the prompts. You will need your email address and password.
  3. If you have a Kroger Plus Card but do not have an account, click on REGISTER and follow the prompts. You will need an email address and password.
  4. Select your organization: The Friends of the Roseville Public Library – Organization #DW068.

AmazonSmile.org Program

Friends of the Roseville Public Library

Here is a way to help raise money for your library as you shop at Amazon.com!

What is AmazonSmile? It is a simple and automatic way for you to support your Library Friends organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization.

How to: Just go to: smile.amazon.com. Log into your Amazon account and choose: Friends of the Roseville Public Library Inc

FAQs:

* You can use your current Amazon account.

* Bookmark the Amazon site with the smile.amazon.com address and shop as you normally do.

* You will not be charged any extra for this donation with your purchases.

* The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases.

Check back in May to sign up!

Used Book Donations

The library is pleased to accept clean and undamaged newer titles.  If we do not put them in our collection, we will give them to the Friends for their twice yearly Used Book Sales. Click here for a flyer for used book donation guidelines.

Click here for information about how to donate books to needy libraries. Also includes resources for those seeking donations.

2018/2019 Friends Officers

Pat Eick – President (Term 2019-2020)

Rose Coletti – Vice-President (Term 2019-2020)

Theresa Dearhamer – Treasurer (Term 2019-2020)

Sara Simich – Secretary and Mailings (Term 2019-2020)

Dorothy Zaporski – Trustee and Historian (Term 2019-2020)

Meetings

Friends members and members of the public are always welcome at Board Meetings. We hope to see many members at the Annual Membership Meeting and Election of Officers in May.  Meetings are held four times a year in February, May, August and November on the last Wednesday of the month to plan their activities.

Upcoming Friends Board Meetings, Erin Auditorium
November 28, 2018, 7:00 PM
February 27, 2019, 7:00 PM
May 29, 2019 (Annual Meeting and Election of Officers and Chocolate Friendzy), 6:00 to 8:00 PM
August 28, 2019, 7:00 PM
November 27, 2019, 7:00 PM

Contact Us

You may contact us at:  rsvfriends@roseville-mi.gov