The Friends of the Library of Rutherford has provided key funding for a range of programs and services for over 50 years. The Friends currently fund many of the library’s children’s programs, museum passes, and film screenings. When you become a donor, you help the library enrich our lives and strengthen our community. The Friends is a 501(c)3 organization, making donations tax-deductible. Click here for a donation form. If you are interested in joining the Friends, please send us an email. Meetings take place the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm.
Click here to view the Friends and Foundation 2022 joint fundraising mailer!
Friends of the Library Activities
Monthly Film Screenings
The Friends sponsor a monthly film screening that takes place the last Tuesday of each month at 6pm in the library.
This month’s screening will take place on March 28 as we show Mack & Rita (rated PG-13). Light refreshments are provided. For a full listing of upcoming screenings, view our calendar.
Spring Book Sale
The Friends of the Library used book sale returns in April!
Friday, April 21 (10am-5:30pm)
Saturday, April 22 (10am-3:30pm)
Monday, April 24 (10am-6pm)
The sale will take place in the library’s auditorium.
Donations of gently used books will be accepted April 1-15. Donations must be brought inside while the library is open; for everyone’s safety, do not leave any materials outside or in the book drop. Items must be in good, gently used condition. We cannot accept dirty, damaged, or incomplete items. Absolutely no textbooks, reference materials, cassette tapes, or VHS tapes, please.
Library Mini Golf
Thank you to everyone who supported the Friends by attending our first ever Library Mini Golf event on March 3 and 4! We can’t wait to see you again next time.