Welcome to the Friends of the Sacramento Public Library Website!

Friends of the Sacramento Public Library is a membership-supported, non-profit organization that advocates, fund-raises, and provides critical support for the Sacramento Public Library, branch libraries, the Bookmobile, and related literacy and educational programs.

This website is a hub to provide information to new and current members.

In the News!

Thanks to Sacramento voters and hard work by Mayor Pro Tem Angelique Ashby, the Friends and the SPL Foundation, Sacramento libraries will be boosting services. Read more here: www.sacbee.com/2014/06/16/6482263/sacramento-libraries-plan-to-boost.html

New extended hours at the Book Den Store!
Beginning October 1st, we will be staying open later on Fridays and Saturdays. Our new hours are:
Thursday 9:00 – 2:00, Friday 10:00 – 5:00, Saturday 10:00 – 5:00

Upcoming Events!

2014 Warehouse Book Sale

Friday, October 3
5 pm-8 pm – Preview for Friends Members
(membership available at door)

Saturday, October 4
9 am – 4 pm Open to All

Saturday, October 11
9 am – 4 pm Open to All

Friends Book Den and Warehouse
8250 Belvedere Ave., Suite E

Sacramento Public Library Foundation presents the first annual Walk4Literacy
Sign up for the October 25, 2014 walk at walk4literacy.org.

Friends Special Events

Book Den

Join the Book Den at their booth at the Sacramento Antiquarian Book Fair on Saturday, September 13th from 9:45am-5:00pm at 6151 H Street, Sacramento (Scottish Rite Temple).

Click here for a Free Admission Coupon


2014 Branch Friends Book Sales

South Natomas Library

September 13 – 20, during Library Open Hours (20th will be $6 bag sale)

Elk Grove Library

September 25 – 27 (Members only on 25th)

Click here for more information

Sylvan Oaks Library

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Fair Oaks Library

October 4 – 7, (9-10 on 4th Members only preview)

North Sacramento – Hagginwood Library

Book Sale of the Year!
Oct. 10 1:00 – Oct. 11 during Library Hours

Click here for more information

North Highlands-Antelope Library

Oct. 31 (1:00-6:00) – Nov. 1 (10:00-3:00)

Arden-Dimick Library

Oct. 31 (1:00-6:00) – Nov. 1 (10:00-5:00)

Click here for more information