Friends of the Library

We are always looking for new members!

Friends’ Officers

President/Treasurer – Melissa Spencer
Vice President – Kathy Pattak
Secretary – Carolyn Marsili

Standing Committee Chairs:

Communications Chair – Sally McAllister
Membership Chair – Laura Lubaway
Flea Market Chair – Kathy Pattak
Book Sale Chairs – Karen Donnell/Carolyn Marsili

Who are the Friends? The Friends of the Community Library of Castle Shannon finance special programs and major events for the library throughout the year. They support the library through fundraising and volunteer activities. These activities include the Summer Reading Program, the Halloween Parade and decorations for several holidays. For more information on all the Friends’ events, please visit the Friends Calendar of Events.

How Do I Become a Friend? You can help support the Library and become a member by donating $5 for a Regular Membership; $10 for a Family Membership; or $25 for a Patron Membership. We are also looking for volunteers to help out a few hours a year at our annual fundraising events. Become a Friend of the Community Library of Castle Shannon by completing this 2022 Membership Form.


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Please designate the Friends of the Community Library of Castle Shannon for your United Way contribution. Please use the code number 10319077 when making your contribution.