Friends of the Library

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The Friendshop bookstore is closed indefinitely, until the library lobby reopens.

Please keep any book donations you have at home until the library and Friend Shop reopen in the future. You can support the Friend Shop during their closure with financial contributions!

How to Donate to FotLAnyone with questions can contact Linda Falken, Friends President, at or Barbara King, current bookshop manager, at

The Art in the Room program and open houses for viewing art in the library community room are suspended. A new display, which was planned for April, will be postponed until the Library Community room is again open to the public. We will try to keep everyone posted about new developments through this web page and also through webpage. Please stay tuned – we will be back!

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:

Check out the Friends of the Library website!  Click Here!

About the Friends


New Board of Directors of the Friends of the Anacortes Library;

Kandy Dubugue, Patrick Gallagher, Linda Falken, Hal Rooks, Susan Rooks, Kay O'Connell, Megan Taylor; Tress Connolly not present.

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