About the Friends

Our vision is a diverse community that celebrates ideas, promotes creativity, connects people and enriches lives.

The Friends of the Cumberland County Public Library, Inc. supports the library in fulfilling its literary, educational, technological, community and cultural purposes. The Friends enhance library services for everyone and encourages gifts, endowments and financial support that would not otherwise be possible.

Friends of North Carolina Public Libraries

"Citizens for Libraries" Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations

2020 Friends of the Library Executive Board Meetings

"All meetings will be held at the following locations starting at 6 p.m."

  • January 7 - Headquarters conference room #3
  • March 3 - North Regional - conference room
  • May 5 - Cliffdale - meeting room
  • July 7 - Headquarters conference Room #3
  • September 1 - West Regional- meeting room
  • November 4 (Wednesday) -Headquarters conference room #3

Annual Membership Meeting with Distinguished Speaker

  • Sunday, January 20, 2020
  • 2:00p.m. at Headquarters Library in the Pate Room
  • Author D.G. Martin - Host of NC Bookwatch on WUNC-TV