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Library Director

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Friday-Saturday 10-5
Sunday 1-5

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Friends of the Port Townsend Library

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The Friends of the Port Townsend Public Library raises money to provide services, programs, and materials for the Library that are beyond the means of the city budget, for the cultural and educational enrichment of the community.The Friends meet the second Wednesday of each month at 4 p.m. in the Library Learning Center, 1256 Lawrence St.

Become a Friend today

A strong and vital Friends organization is living proof of the Port Townsend community's support for its Library.
You can become a Friend of the Library by downloading and filling out the membership form and mailing it with your check,
you can pay by credit card using the options below. Be sure to note that you can use your own credit card rather than PayPal by clicking at the bottom of the Pay Pal form where it says "Don't have a PayPal account?"

Select your level of membership

Individual $10.00
Family $20.00
Supporting $50.00
Sustaining $100.00
Patron $500.00
Business $100.00

Volunteer Opportunities
New or Renewing Member?

Thank you for your donation. Friends of the Port Townsend Library is qualified for tax exemption under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and your contribution is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

For more information about what Friends are all about check out our brochure.

Book Sales

Donation to Sales: All books and media must be clean and in good condition. We accept original CD/DVDs only.

We do not accept:

Small donations may be dropped off at the Library. Large donations should be in boxes, not bags. Call the Library, 385-3181, if you have a large donation and would like help or would like to meet someone at the storage unit. If you cannot get boxes, let the Friend who calls you know. We cannot store books in bags.

Magazines may be dropped off at the library for give away in the baskets near the front door. News magazines should be current; all others are welcome.

Friends have Privileges

As a Friend of the Library you'll receive:

Board Members

Geralynn Rackowski, President, 385-1206
Macy Mullarky, Vice President Merilee Clunis, Secretary
Phyllis Marckworth, Treasurer Linda Martin, Newsletter
Ellen Dustman, Membership Kathleen Hawn, Public Information
Shelia Khalov & Lois Stanford, Book Sales Renee Bush, Member at Large
Janet Sweeney, Programs Liaison Colleen Freidberg, Member at Large