The Friends of the Ringwood Public Library

Beyond Books

Logo of a tree growing from a open book
The Ringwood Public Library is the Place for Your Educational, Recreational and Cultural Connection!

The Friends of the Library work to provide our library with additional resources for programs, services and equipment to best serve our community.

Everyone is welcome to join The Friends. Annual dues are just $10. You must also be a member of the Library Association to join The Friends. The dues for the Association are also $10.
Print a Membership Form here or fill out our online form and we will send you an invoice.

Author Visit: Courtney Carbone on May 11!

Take a look at pictures from one of our popular Children's programming fundraisers:

Friends of the Library Tote Bags for Sale: $10 each.
Purchase at the Circulation Desk.


Upcoming Events
St. Patrick's Day Pre-Parade Event: March 28
Annual Book Sale: October



Mission Statement
To propose and support programs and services offered by the Ringwood Public Library through community advocacy and fundraising.
Here are examples of what The Friends do…
  • Fundraisers: Annual Book Sale, Dinner at Berta's, Stuffed Animal Sleep-overs
  • Community Events: St Patrick’s Day Pre-Parade Family Fun Event, Author Visits
  • Free Programs: Baby Disco, Book Bingo, Battle of the Books
  • Community Advocacy: maintenance of the Book Swap Shelf at the Center for Family Resources


Friends' meetings are held once per month. Please join us to discuss and plan our events, as well as brainstorm new ideas.

Meetings will be held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:30pm in the Community Room. There are no meetings in July, August,
or December.

Friends Meeting Minutes
August 2016
September 2016
October 2016
November 2016
January 2017
February 2017
March 2017
April 2017
June 2017
July 2017
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​January 2018
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March 2018
April 2018
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June 2018
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October 2018
November 2018
January 2019
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November 2019