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Carlyle King Library is currently open for contactless services only. All other locations are open for limited in-person services following the Reopen Plan. 

The FRIENDS of THE LIBRARY SHOP IS CURRENTLY CLOSED DUE TO COVID-19. The SHOP will REopen in stage 5 of our path to reopENINg.

Become a Friends of the Library Member

The Friends of the Library is a fundraising group for Saskatoon Public Library. To become a member, download and print the Friends of the Library membership application form and return it with payment. For more information about volunteering or becoming a member, please contact The Friends’ Shop at 306.975.2403 or drop in to see us during shop hours.

Membership Types

  • Working Member: $5
  • Student/Senior: $10
  • Membership: $25
  • Patron: $100
  • Association or Club: $200
  • Member for Life: $250
  • Sponsor: $500
  • Benefactor: $1000

Membership Benefits

  1. You get to make a real contribution to your library.
  2. Receive two free shop items every time you work a shift in the book shop.
  3. Present your current Friends membership card at McNally Robinson Booksellers, and receive $15 off the purchase of their Reader Reward Card.
  4. You will have voting privileges at the Friends Annual General Meeting, held every March.


Other Ways You Can Get Involved

  • Become a working member and volunteer your time with us.
  • Spread the word! Raise awareness of Friends of the Library by talking to other people in the community.
  • Purchase materials at the Bookshop.

Thanks to Our Friends

Many projects and additions to Saskatoon Public Library were funded by Friends of the Library. Our sincerest gratitude for all of their many contributions!


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