Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, quarantine and social distancing, all library events, including Friends events, are currently under postponement until at least May 18, 2020. More information on re-scheduling, as well as the opening of the library, will be forthcoming.

Next Friends of the Library Board meeting....

Monday, May 11, 2020, 7:00 p.m.
St. Michael City Center

Friends Board meetings are normally held quarterly at 7:00 pm in the meeting room adjacent to the library. Anyone with an interest in promoting and supporting our local library is welcome to attend.


See the books that St. Michael Library Friends members have on our shelves, and how those editions have impacted our enthusiasm for reading.

We send out email updates about Friends book sales and other events. Please join our list!

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Read Across America Day

Sponsored by the National Education Association, “Read Across America Day is an annual reading motivation and awareness program that calls for every child in every community to celebrate reading on March 2, the birthday of beloved children’s author Dr. Seuss.”

See a photo gallery from 2016 Friends of the Library's Read Across America Day.

Walking the stacks in a library, dragging your fingers across the spines -- it's hard not to feel the presence of sleeping spirits.”
Robin Sloan
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore

"When I got my library card, that’s when my life began."

– Rita Mae Brown

Libraries raised me.”
Ray Bradbury

A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert.”

Andrew Carnegie