Friends of the Ashby Public Library

Next Meeting

The next meeting is on Thursday, xxx
Meet us at the library. We are always looking for new members!
We will be discussing what to purchase for the library based on the director requests, upcoming fund raising efforts (mailing, imprinted promotional items) and more!


Printed maps available at the library on Saturday or download from here.

About Us

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation, whose goals are to encourage the use of library services and spotlight the value of the Library in the life of our community. We strive to extend our library’s capacity through dollar gifts, volunteerism and program support. Become a Friend of the Library. No experience is required. You pick your level of involvement:

  • Attend meetings or not
  • Donate money
  • Volunteer time

If you are interested in becoming a Friend, please email us at

Board Members

  • Michelle Thomas, President
  • Victoria Maloney, Secretary
  • Barry Buck, Treasurer

If you want to give a $ donation, membership options include:

Friend              $10

Family              $25

Supporter       $50

Partner            $100

Business         $250

Other               $___

If you would like to provide a donation via PayPal click this link-

We also accept donations or payments via Cash App click this link –$libraryfriends

Passes Available

The Friends of the Ashby Free Public Library sponsor a number of passes for local attractions. Some passes should be returned to the library the next day the library is open. If you are interested in a specific pass, please contact the library.

2023 Was A Busy Year!

We had another great year at the library! See below for our events, sponsored programs, and support for this past year.
(Note: This list does not include all library activity.)

Magician Show, Public Safety Building Opening – Magician, Find Your Voice – Ukulele for all ages, Baby Goats, Expedition Bigfoot, Spring/Fall Art Sale, June Art Festival, Summer Reading, Author Talks, Music at the library, Museum passes, Sound Bowl event, Sensory Boxes, Movie Nights, Halloween Donuts and Cider, Town Wide Yard Sale & Book Sale, Strega Mama Storyteller, and Reiki.

NEW – Store

Click the link below to go to the Friends’ store!