Welcome! | ¡Bienvenido!


Friends of the Knox County Public Library is dedicated to fostering a love of libraries, books, and reading in the Knox County area through community outreach, advocacy, and support of the Knox County Public Library System and staff.

Learn more about who we are and what we do.

Want to help the Friends and get paid for it? We are looking for a part-time Coordinator!


Join us for the third annual Stay Home and Read a Book Ball on Saturday, February 18. Learn more and RSVP here.


 

All About the Books: How and Where to Shop with Your Friends

The Friends @ Rothrock Used Book Shop is now open Monday through Saturday from 10:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. and Sunday from 1–4:30 p.m.

Save the date! Our huge Spring Used Book Sale is coming to Central United Methodist Church on March 23-25, 2023.

We’re now accepting donations of gently used books at library locations. Please visit our book donations page for details. 


Be a Friend of the Knox County Public Library!


Show your library love by joining our community of Friends who advocate, educate, and raise funds on behalf of the Knox County Public Library and its staff.

Learn about the benefits of being a Friend here. Then choose an annual membership here, or become a Forever Friend here.

A Friends membership also makes a great gift for the library lovers in your life. Give a gift membership here.

 


Register your Kroger Plus Card

Support Friends of the Knox County Public Library by registering your Kroger Plus Card and choosing Friends as your recipient! You’ll earn points for us with every purchase you make — points that will be converted into dollars of support for Friends. Don’t worry — you’ll still receive your usual Kroger Plus Card discounts. And library lovers in Knox County will thank you for your support.

Follow these easy steps to link your card to Friends:

  • Register your card online — create an account; then enter your email, favorite store, and Kroger Plus Card number.
  • At the bottom of your Account Summary, click Enroll under Community Rewards, and either enter our Kroger Nonprofit Organization number (HA962) or just search for Friends of the Knox County Public Library.

Memberships

 

SaveSaveSaveSave

 

SaveSave

 

SaveSave

 

SaveSave

 

SaveSave

 

SaveSave