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Friends membership helps

  • Advocate for & support the library
  • Fund library programs & services
  • Sponsor library events

Annual Memberships

Individual: $10   Family: $15

Everybody Reads 2015- Pageturners


Pageturners, sponsored by the Friends, offers a solution to both those questions. Pageturners is a dynamic series of book discussion groups that meet monthly at every library.

Everybody Reads 2015


This year's Multnomah County Library's Everybody Reads is The Residue Years by Mitchell S. Jackson.

From the President

Read the latest from our President Kirsten.

Pageturner Book Titles for October 2014

Pagetuners is sponsored by the Friends and happens to be the best book group in town! Check out the titles for October and consider joining a group at your local library. 

Pageturners Author Visit: Stevan Allred

Friends of the Library is pleased to sponsor Pageturners where readers come together and discuss books at their neighborhood libraries. Book club goers are in for a treat as Multnomah County Library has invited author Stevan Allred to visit Pageturners groups in the upcoming weeks to discuss his novel, A Simplified Map of the Real World.

Apr 17, 2015 - Apr 19, 2015

Shop for used books and more at our Spring Used Book Sale April 17-19, 2015. Join Friends today for admission to the pre-sale.

Holiday Sale Poster Small

Shop at the Store

Support local businesses by shopping at the the Friends store located at the Central Library.

Online Book Sales

Check out our online book sales!

From the President 

Check out the latest President's Column written by Kirsten Leonard.

Friends store

Shop local and support the MCL at the same time.