The purpose of the Friends of the Library is to stimulate community awareness and encourage use of the Township’s Public Library. The Friends of the Library also support the library in developing its facilities and programs and aids in the purchase of needed supplies and equipment for these library programs.
As a non-profit volunteer organization, the Friends are eligible to apply for grants to support their activities and encourage gifts, memorials, and endowments. Remember your donations are tax-deductible as we are a 501(c)(3) organization. Please check with your employer about matching gifts. Checks can be made payable to Friends of the Roxbury Township Public Library.
2024 Membership covers the period January 1, 2024 – December 31, 2024. In addition to knowing that you are supporting a vital part of our community, membership entitles you to attend the Friends only previews of our popular fundraiser book sale.
Please help us continue to fund these exciting and educational programs by joining the Friends of the Roxbury Township Public Library! If you are renewing your membership or if you wish to become a new member, we sincerely thank you for your support of the Friends and the Library.
If you'd prefer a monthly membership option, please click here. Monthly memberships help us predict our income far more effectivly than annual memberships!
Monthly memberships are the easiest membership options! For as little as a no-frills cup of coffee, you can sustain the Friends organization on a monthly basis, helping us better predict income and support our library! Memberships renew every month automatically, and you can cancel at any time. Monthly memberships add up to slightly higher figures per year because of the payment platform fees that increase with recurring subscriptions. But we hope that low monthly amounts and your dedciation the Library will persuade you to give monthly nonetheless. If you'd prefer to pay your dues annually, please click here.
Now you can manage your membership online! Manually renew, cancel, or upgrade your membership at anytime, anywhere.
Joining the Friends is as simple as starting or renewing your annual membership. We appreciate all of our members, but we are ever so grateful to those who can give of their time as well as their dollars. The Friends are always looking for volunteers to assist with our fundraising efforts! All are welcome to attend the monthly meetings held on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00pm in the library. There are many ways to lend a hand!
Paint & Sip: Bring your self, some pals, and the beverages--we'll bring everything else. Instructor, canvas, paints, supplies, music, utensils, ice! Join us at a paint & sip and you won't believe it's charity! Go home with a masterpiece that, wow, you painted all on your own!
Amazon Smile: a percentage of all purchases are donated to the Friends!
Be sure to choose the Friends as your charity of choice, and triple check that you're starting off your purchase from smile.amazon.com!
iGive.com: shop at hundreds of online retailers and a percentage goes to the Friends!
iGive automatically helps your favorite cause (that's us!) everytime you shop. Log into iGive.com, choose the Friends as your cause, and we'll earn money from the shopping you were going to do anyways! Win, win!
The Roxbury Township Public Library is a municipal library serving the communities of Succasunna, Ledgewood, Landing, Berkshire Valley, Port Morris, and Kenvil. Residents of the township are eligible to a free library card which enables access to 2.8 million items across the Morris Library Alliance including digital books, museum passes and more.