Friends of the Pine River Library

The Friends of Pine River Library enriches our community by building support and raising money to enhance the Library's programs and services.

The Friends has supported the Pine River Library for many years. The work of the library is extremely important to us and we strive to support the efforts of our hardworking library staff through fundraising, volunteerism and advocacy in our community.  

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Join the Friends

Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. 

Individual Memberships are $10.00,

Family Memberships are $20.00

Membership forms are available at our Circulation Desk. Please make checks payable to Friends of the Pine River Public Library.

Friends Leadership 2019

  • President, Susan Miller
  • Vice President, Judy Gotthelf
  • Secretary, Barb Knehans
  • Treasurer, Susan Brightman

Purpose Statement

  • The purpose of Friends is to maintain an association of persons interested in libraries;
  • to focus public attention on the library;
  • to stimulate the use of the library's resources and services;
  • to receive and encourage gifts, endowments and bequests to the library;
  • to support and cooperate with the library in developing library service and facilities for the community;
  • and to support the freedom to read as expressed in the American Library Association Bill of Rights.


View a list of initiatives and activities sponsored by the Friends in recent years. 


View Friends of the Pine River Library bylaws.



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