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

Upcoming Events!

2014 Warehouse Book Sale

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

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

Saturday, August 16
9 am – 4 pm Open to All

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

Friends Special Events

Belle Cooledge

130th Birthday Celebration
July 26, 2:00-4:00 Join us for birthday cake and fun activities, click here for details.


July 27, Starting at 9:00 am, visit the Courtland Friends Book Sale at the Pear Fair. For more information, visit www.pearfair.com.


2014 Branch Friends Book Sales

Sylvan Oaks Library

August 2 10:00-5:00

Martin Luther King. Jr. Library

August 7 through August 20
During Library Open Hours

Arden-Dimick Library

Giant 1-day Book Sale!
August 21 11:00-3:30