Friends of Bethlehem Public Library
Friends of Bethlehem Public Library supports cultural and educational programs for the community and assists the library with special projects and purchases not covered by traditional funding.
By-Laws (pdf)

Be a Friend
Support the Friends annual member appeal or make a special donation at any time. Thank you for your continuing support.
Thank you to all our business members.

Get involved
  • Serve on the Friends' board of directors or volunteer at Friends-sponsored library events.
    Contact Friends liaison Geoffrey Kirkpatrick at 439-9314 ext. 3022 or any Friends board member.
  • Learn about advocacy for libraries.

Services to our community
  • Bus trips to New York City and other destinations
  • Museum passes for loan
  • ďA little Sunday musicĒ annual winter concert series
  • Writers and Friends author series
  • Kids and Friends performance series

The Friends board meets on the third Monday of every other month at 6:30pm. The annual meeting is held the third Monday in November at 6:30pm. All meetings are open to the public.

Board of directors
at-large members

staff liaison
Sandra Mortensen
Polly Hartman
Elissa Zwiebach
Mary Kim Purcell
Sue Viscuso
Barbara Traynor
Marianne Purcell
Geoffrey Kirkpatrick

451 Delaware Ave • Delmar • NY • 12054 • (518) 439-9314 • directions
last updated on Friday, October 21, 2016
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