Friends of the Chester County Library

Thank you to everyone who participated and attended the Spring Book Sale.  It was a success once again.  Join us for the Friends of Chester County Library Fall Book Sale October 13-15, 2017.   Find our book donation guidelines here.

The Friends of the Chester County Library is a nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to improving the services and resources of the Chester County Library.  The work of the Friends of the Chester County Library provides financial support by supplementing the Library's annual operating budget.

The Friends of the Chester County Library has helped:

  • Furniture and Shelving

  • Library Book Drop

  • Children's Books & Programming

  • Video Projectors and Sound Systems in Meeting Rooms

  • Library Delivery Vans

  • Tote Bags for Patrons

  • Staff Development Scholarships

Many businesses participate in an Employer Matching Gifts program.  Please check with your organization to see if this benefit is available to you.

Becoming a "Friend" Benefits the Library...And You!

Your annual membership provides you with:

  • Advance notice of special programs

  • Sneak preview night at book sales

  • Friends of the Library Newsletter

  • Coupons for free books for use at the library lobby sales racks

  • Opportunities to plan and be part of fundraisers and special events

  • The satisfaction that you can help the Chester County Library CHANGE LIVES

The Friends of the Chester County Library meet on the first Tuesday of the month (except July).  Meetings are held in the Burke Meeting Room of the Chester County Library at 12:30 PM.  The Annual Meeting of the Board is held on the first Tuesday in December.

The Friends are always looking for book sorter recruits.  You can help us prepare for our wonderful book sales if you can spare an hour or two per week.  Training is provided.  Contact

2017 Board of Directors

David ChartierPresident
Alex MironVice-President
Katherine EllisTreasurer
Lara GajewskiSecretary
Anastazya LenczAudit Chair
Alex DraperBook Sale Chair
OpenBook Sorter Chair
OpenCommunication Chair
Theresa HammondMembership Chair
Craig MillerPublicity Chair
A. Michael BroennleMember at Large
Eric TannebaumMember at Large
OpenMember at Large