Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Waterford Township Public Library is a non-profit organization dedicated to establishing a closer relationship between the library and the community.

What Do We Do?


  • Promote awareness of the library's programs and services.
  • Provide direct financial assistance to purchase new equipment and materials and fund special programs for adults and children.
  • Provide volunteer assistance for library programs and services.

How Can You Help?


  • Be a Friend - Complete a Membership Application (PDF) to become a Friend. Your contribution will support the Waterford Township Public Library.
  • Volunteer - Throughout the year Friends volunteers are needed to assist with fund-raising events and a variety of library programs. See Calendar of Events.
  • Attend Our Meetings - The Friends meet on dates noted below. 
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Calendar of Events

Date Event Time Location
Saturday, AUG 5, 2017 Fundraiser: Annual Classic Car Show 6:00p-8:00p Library Parking Lot
Thursday, AUG 10, 2017 Adults' Summer Reading: Ice Cream Social after 5:00p Community Room
Saturday, AUG 12, 2017 Monthly Used Book Donation Drop-off 10:00a-1:00p Community Room
Sunday, AUG 27, 2017 Membership Meeting 2:00p-3:00p Community Room
Saturday, SEP 9, 2017 Fundraiser: Sidewalk Sale of Used Books 10:00a-3:00p Library Grounds
Saturday, SEP 9, 2017 Monthly Used Book Donation Drop-off 10:00a-1:00p Community Room
Thursday, SEP 28, 2017 Fundraiser: Mac n' Brewz: 15% of your food & beverage order will be donated to the Friends of the Library (with flyer - available at the Waterford LIbrary) 6:00p-9:00p 6565 Cooley Lake Road, Waterford, MI
OCT 10 - OCT 16 Libraries for Life - information table TBD Library Circulation Lobby
Saturday, OCT 14, 2017 Monthly Used Book Donation Drop-off 10:00a-1:00p Community Room
Saturday, DEC 9, 2017 Monthly Used Book Donation Drop-off 10:00a-1:00p Community Room
Saturday, APR 14, 2018 Fundraiser: 5K Run (celebrating National Library Week) 10:00a-4:00p Begin/end at Library