Join Friends

Friends membership helps

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

Annual Memberships

Individual: $10   Family: $15

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.

MCL 150th Anniversary Celebration

You only turn 150 once, and that’s if you’re very lucky! Multonomah County Library will host a community celebration on Saturday, September 27 from 11 am - 5 pm at the Central Library, downtown Portland. Would you please consider joining us?

Pageturner Book Titles for September 2014

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

Chinook Book 2015 Edition

For the second year in a row, the Friends of the Multnomah County Library will be selling Chinook Books.  

Woodstock Pageturner Book Review

Last year, the Woodstock Pageturner group read The Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner. Read the review written by Judy Irwin, a Pageturner member for over 10 years!

Oct 24, 2014 - Oct 27, 2014

Shop for used books and more at our Fall Used Book Sale October 24-27, 2014. Join Friends today for admission to the pre-sale.

Volunteer at the Fall Used Book Sale

Our success depends on great volunteers like you. 



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.