The Friends of the Library is an auxiliary group organized to “foster, encourage, sponsor and promote the perpetuation, improvement, and interest in the Rutland Free Library.” The Friends welcome new members at all times. Pick up a membership form at the circulation desk.

Meeting times are posted, usually the 2nd Monday of the month.

In addition, the Friends are currently recruiting new Board members. Notify the nominating committee (email if you are interested in serving on the board for a two-year commitment. Voting occurs at the annual meeting.

The Friends sponsor frequent book sales throughout the year as a fundraising event.


Fall Sales

Friday, Oct. 6, 10AM – 4PM, Saturday, Sept. 7, 10-2

Friday, Nov. 3, 10AM – 4PM, Saturday, Nov. 4, 10-2

For more information, or to volunteer to help out, you may contact the President of the Friends of the Rutland Free Library by emailing

Friends of the Rutland Free Library Board of Directors 2015-16

Donna Louiselle, President
Edith Kellogg, Treasurer
Nancy Eddy, Vice President
Jen Giancola
Rose Kennedy
Mel Pariseau
Cheryl Patch
Melissa Patterson
Cynthia Readnour
Jessica Shurlow
Jean Stedman
Jan Tofferi
Anna Wilkinson
Feel welcome to print and clip this book sale coupon: