The Friends of the Glendale Public Library is a non-profit organization founded in 1991 to support and assist current and future library services, collections and programs by encouraging and promoting volunteer activities and fundraising for the library needs of the entire Glendale community.
NOTE: The Friends of the Glendale Public Library are not accepting donations of used materials due to a backlog of donated books. Please take your used book donations to other local nonprofits such as Goodwill or Salvation Army.
Help the Friends eliminated their backlog! Buy used books and DVDs at the Friends Loading Dock sale on Saturday, September 8, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., at the Back Door Bookstore behind the Downtown Central Library, 222 East Harvard Street, and outside at the Central Park Paseo next door to the Museum of Neon Art. Buy a tote bag from the Friends and fill it up with books and DVDs for only $10. The faster the Friends sell their collection, the quicker they can start accepting donations! <Read More>
For music and art lovers, the Brand Associates Art & Music Sale will take place on Saturday, September 29, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., at Brand Library & Art Center, 1601 West Mountain Street in Glendale. <Read More>
The Brand Associates is a non-profit organization founded in 1969 that supports and promotes the Brand Library & Art Center as an arts, cultural, educational, and historic resource for the region. See the Brand Associates website for more information.
The Glendale Library Foundation believes in expanding knowledge, exploring opportunities, and enriching lives through an outstanding public library. The Foundation raises funds to enhance our library's benefits to the community.