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                  301 W. Elm - Salina, KS - 67401 

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Library Hours

                 Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
                 Friday & Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
                 Sunday 1 - 6 p.m. 

Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Salina Public Library is an organization of volunteer members dedicated to providing visible support for the Salina Public Library by raising and donating funds to the library, initiating and sponsoring activities and events, and providing volunteers for library activities.




FEB. 27: 9 A.M.-3 P.M.

FEB. 28: 1-3 P.M.


Friends’ book sale shelf located in the adult department
Book sales: The next sale will be Feb. 27 & 28, 2016
Reception and book sales for visiting authors
Scholarships for teen volunteers
Scholarships for library staff
Funded library fitness program
Supplying books for Little Libraries

T-shirts for the summer teen volunteers
Large print Readers Digest magazine 
Toys and games for the Imagination Station in Youth Services
Information Services Desk
TomTom and Garmin GPS for Technology Department
Wii game for Technology Department bowling league
Yard signs for Summer Reading Program

Volunteer Help
Some volunteer activities for the Friends Members are shelf reading/organizing, hosting at special library or Friends event, reviewing repaired audio tapes, bring goodies to special events, assist with organizing the FSPL book sale items, lend a hand with the art/book sale, assist with ticket and book sales for the spring poetry series, help out with receptions and book sales for visiting authors.
Want to be a Friends Volunteer? Contact Lori at 825-4624 or by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Membership Categories and Annual Dues
$5 Student
$10 Individual
$25 Family
$50 Benefactor 
$100 Single Lifetime
$250 Family Lifetime

Fill out a form at the adult circulation desk or print a form here to become a Friend of the Library!

Friends Board
The Friends Board includes 12 members who are elected to three-year terms. The officers and board members for 2014-15 are:

President: Janet Schmidt 
Vice President: Janice Stanton
Secretary: Marcia Anderson
Treasurer: Cloie Brevik 
Betty Garrison
Gerry Cox
Sheri Becker
Rosalie Short
Carol Muller-Funk
Bonnie Anderson
Judy Kohman
Linda Tysen


Friends of the Library Book Sale

Prescott Room.

Feb. 27: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Feb. 28: 1-3 p.m.

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The public library in Salina is an asset to our community.
-Gary C.  
Growing up in Salina, I loved laying in one of the old bathtubs in the childrens section, a stack of books on the ground beside me.
-Shannon D.