Friends of the Fitchburg Public Library


The Friends of the Fitchburg Public Library (FPL) establish closer relations between the library and the people it serves, promotes support of services, and funds several important services such purchasing books for the library and the fees for the museum passes.

The Friends work with area museums to bring you Museum Passes you can use to visit exhibits for reduced fees.

Nancy Project FundRaiser

Hand made and crafted scarves, mittens, tote bags, birdhouses, and more.  Support the Library by purchasing these lovely items, as a gift or for yourself!  Watch for announcement of 2017 dates--usually right after Thanksgiving until a week before Christmas.


Every first Monday from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

2017 Friends Meeting Schedule

Meetings are on the following Wednesday evenings, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Garden Room:
  • May 24 - Preparing mailing of Membership brochures in the Ethnic Heritage Room
  • June 21--Annual Meeting.  Join us for the year in review, election of officers, and enjoy a Film in the Library Auditorium.
  • July 3--Join the fun at the Library during the Civic Days Block Party.  Book Sale, Bubbles, Sidewalk Art!
  • See you in September!

Annual Membership Categories & Fees

The following tiers of memberships include the respective fee:
  • Individual membership - $12
  • Family Membership - $20
  • Senior (60+) - $10
  • Patron - $50

Corporate Memberships & Fees

  • Bronze Membership - $50
  • Silver Membership - $100
  • Gold Membership - $250
  • Platinum Membership - $500

Membership Forms

Informational brochures about the Friends are available at the Circulation Desk and throughout the library. To join, please download and complete our Membership Form (PDF).

Volunteer Opportunities

If you would like to serve on a Friends Committee, or help with the Book Sale, or the Nancy Project scarf sale, call the Library at 978-829-1780.