Friends of the Library


Summer Art Exhibit at the Library

Friends of the Anacortes Library Art Committee presents a 3-month exhibit of artworks by local artists, to be held in the Friends Community Meeting Room. All artworks are for sale with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Friends of the Library. Public viewing hours:

  • Wednesdays 1:00-2:00pm
    • June 5 & 19
    • July 3 & 17
    • August 7 & 21
  • Saturdays 1:00-2:00pm
    • June 8 & 22
    • July 13 & 27
    • August 10 & 24

Friends Website

The FriendShop has an amazing website of their own (which you can visit here). 

Here are some of the things you can find:

What are you waiting for? Go and check out the Friends of the Library website!

About the Friends

The Friends of the Library has been in service to the Anacortes Library since 1969. The FriendShop bookstore offers gently used books, CDs and movies for sale, at modest prices. Located in the foyer of the Library, the FriendShop sells donated items with all the proceeds earmarked for the purchase of books, children's programs, and other library related items.

The store is staffed by volunteers.  You are invited to come and browse.  Please call Barbara King, Interim Manager for the Friendshop, at 360-293-4930 for more information.

Friendshop Hours

Monday through Friday
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Closed Sunday

Group of Friends of the Library members