Friends of Kalamazoo Public Library

Supporting Your Library Since 1959

The Friends of the Kalamazoo Public Library is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the library as an essential institution in our community.

The Friends is governed by an elected board with two part-time employees and more than 300 dues-paying members.

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Friends encourages literacy while providing ongoing support to many Kalamazoo Public Library programs and services.

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Bookstore News April 19 - 22



Meet the Friends President and Staff


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Friends of KPL offer a variety of membership options.

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Volunteer Spotlight

Judy BosshartJudy Bosshart
Volunteer & former director tells her story.

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