Connecting Community


How Can I Support My Library?

Donations to your library in any amount are always appreciated! Your donation to the Friends of the Pine River Library will support the Library’s essential programs and services, while also allowing them to increase their reach in the local community.  For tax deductible donations, please make checks payable to:  Friends of the Pine River Library, a 501(c)3 organization. You can also donate online using the “Donate” button at the bottom of the page.

For more information contact:

Library Director Brenda Marshall
(970) 884-2222 ext. 515
P.O. Box 227
395 Bayfield Center Drive
Bayfield, CO 81122

Donor Wall

Located in the main entrance to the Library, the  donor wall features wooden book spines and covers recognizing the following donation amounts:

  • $100 -Riffle
  • $250 -Stream
  • $500 – Spring
  • $1,000 -Brook
  • $5,000 -Creek
  • $10,000 -Cascade
  • $25,000 -Rapids
  • $100,000 -River

Garden Benches

Eight garden benches, crafted from natural sandstone, are located throughout the Community Garden. Benches are designed to stay cool under the hot summer heat and maintain their natural look for years to come.

Naming privileges for individual benches are available for a donation of $3,000- $5,000.

Legacy Gifts

With a legacy gift, you can ensure a continuing place for our library in the community. Legacy gifts include (1) a gift by will or trust; (2) a gift by beneficiary designation; and (3) a gift in honor or in memory of someone. If you would like more information about how your bequest could support the Pine River Library for generations, please contact the Library Director.