Support Your Library


Membership in the Friends of the Augusta Library is for a calendar year. You can join the Friends or renew your membership. An individual membership is $20. Family membership is $40. Special bonus discounts accompany membership in the Friends.

For more information call 706-469-3356.

BOOK SALE! The Friends will hold a Book Sale in the Lobby of the Downtown Augusta Library quarterly on the 1st Saturday of February, May, August, and November, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Most items are $1 and are discounted to $5/bag between 2-3 p.m. The Friends Book Shop will also be selling items at full price.

What can you do as a Friend?


As a Friend of the Library, you can help us

  • Encourage state and local officials to better fund our libraries

  • Bring public attention to the importance of our libraries

  • Support library activities

  • Assist with fund raising events

  • Volunteer in your favorite branch

These special “bonuses” accompany both new and renewed memberships:

  • 10% discount on all non-sale items at The Book Tavern
  • 25% off framing order at Oddfellows Art Gallery
  • Hildebrandt’s Food Store: Saturday-buy one sandwich and get a second of equal or less value free
  • Complimentary dessert at French Market Grille – Surrey Center
  • Buy one Petersburg Boat Ride, receive one free – Augusta Canal Interpretive Center
  • Free Coffee at Sundrees Market and 10% discount on purchases made on Monday
  • Buy one get one free admission to the Woodrow Wilson House-Historic Augusta, Inc.

To join online, choose one of the following annual membership levels: