Friends of Mid-Columbia Libraries

Until further notice, Friends of Mid-Columbia Libraries are unable to accept any physical donations. If you need to donate your items immediately, please consider donating to another entity or a nonprofit. 

Friends of Mid-Columbia Libraries (FOL) maintains association of persons interested in providing aid and assistance to the library community. FOL has a common concern for the library's active expansion and participation in community life. We have a conviction that good library service is important to everyone.

Our activities may include: fundraising for equipment, materials, and other needs of the library which are beyond the means of the Board of Trustees; sponsoring culturally-enriching community programs such as talks, exhibits, films, and story hours; and gifts of books and desirable collections, etc. All activities are free and open to the public.

Currently, there are active Friends groups in Benton City, Connell, Kennewick/Pasco, Othello, Prosser, West Pasco, and West Richland.

Click here to read our latest newsletter. FOL is an exempt nonprofit organization as described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; EIN: 91-6050122.

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We Sell Books!

Books, DVDs, CDs, audiobooks and more are available year-round at these branches:

  • Pasco 1320 W. Hopkins
  • Kennewick 1620 S. Union Street
  • West Pasco 7525 Wrigley Drive
  • West Richland 3803 W. Van Giesen
  • Keewaydin Park 405 S. Dayton Street

FOL also hosts semi-annual Giant Book Sales every spring and fall. Our Spring 2021 Giant Book Sale has been cancelled.  Look for upcoming notices on sales taking place. All books sale proceeds benefit your local libraries.


All regularly scheduled FOL meetings are cancelled until further notice. Regular meetings of the Kennewick/Pasco/West Richland FOL group are held the first Monday of each month at 1 pm at the Kennewick library, 1620 S. Union St. For meeting times of other branch Friends groups, please contact the local library.

Become a Member Today

New Friends are always welcome! Friends are kept up-to-date with our quarterly newsletter, may serve as officers when openings occur, may volunteer at any time, and are allowed into a special members-only presale event at annual book sales. Membership is $5.00 per year. Online registration includes a $.50 convenience fee. Your receipt acts as proof of membership.

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