Friends of the Johnsburg Public Library

Who are the Friends?
The Friends believe in the importance of a strong, relevant, and well-funded library. They are a registered 501c(3) group that provides direct support and funding for a wide variety of library materials, services and programming.

Membership is open to individuals of all ages who support the Library and its mission. Several annual membership categories are available, and all contributions are tax deductible.

Single Membership            
Family Membership                    
Patron Membership
Life Member (individual)
Life Member (corporation)


Friends of the Johnsburg Public Library Scholarship
The Friends of the Johnsburg Public Library Scholarship is a one-time grant of $500 awarded to any high school senior living in the Johnsburg School District boundaries who has a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher and clearly demonstrates a passion for reading and libraries. Click Here for the application and instructions.

Book Sales

The Friends book sales are a popular community tradition and feature great prices on thousands of used books, CDs and DVDs. The items are donated by members of the community or withdrawn from library circulation. Watch the library Calendar for upcoming sale dates.

There is a year-round sale area in the alcove by the Meeting Room, offering a variety of books, movies, music and more for adults and children, all in excellent condition.

Book Donations
The Friends accepts donations of gently used, clean books, DVDs and CDs. Bring your items to the Circulation Desk anytime during library business hours. Donations are tax deductible per IRS 501c (3).

Other Ways to Donate
The Friends participate in the Amazon Smile program. When you shop at Amazon and choose to donate to the Friends of the Johnsburg Library we will receive .05% of your purchase price with no additional cost to you.