About Us

The Friends of the Modesto Library is a nonprofit organization that promotes goodwill and support by the community for the Modesto Library, stimulates public awareness of Modesto Library needs, and seeks out sources of cultural and educational programs for the Modesto Library.

The Friends of the Modesto Library is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit registered in California. All contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law. (ID#77-0038333) 

Become a friend today!

Your tax-deductible membership contribution will support library and projects. Plus, Friends get great benefits like:

-Advance notices about our semi-annual Scholastic book sales 

-A subscription to the Friends' quarterly newsletter

-Up-to-date library news and information.

Become a Friend today: Fill out & return our membership application form (PDF)

Meeting Information:

Board meets 4 times per year, generally on the first Wednesday of March, June, September, and December at 6:30 p.m. in the Library Conference Room.  Meetings are open to all members or interested individuals.  An Annual General Membership Meeting is held in March.

Board Members


 Meeting Minutes

          June 7, 2017

          March 10, 2017 - annual membership meeting

          March 1, 2017

          December 7, 2016

          September 7, 2016

March 2, 2011 - annual membership meeting 

December 2, 2010

August 25, 2010

          June 16, 2010

March 16, 2010

March 3 2010 - annual membership meeting