Friends of the Library

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Won’t you join us?

The Friends of the Library is an organization of persons interested in libraries who advocate for and support the library as a group and individually.  Since 1991, the Friends has raised almost $341,000 for St. Mary’s County Library. To become a member of the Friends of the Library, please mail your completed membership form to Friends of the Library, P.O. Box 165, Leonardtown, MD  20650.

Friends of the Library By-Laws PDF File

Friends of the Library – Board Application PDF File  Please mail completed forms to Friends of the Library, P.O. Box 165, Leonardtown, MD  20650 or email to

‎Friends of the Library Newsletters

Donate books and other materials to the Friends of the Library

Upcoming Book Sales

Fall Book Sale – at Leonardtown Library

Date to be determined.


2016 Meeting Dates:  5:30 p.m.

  • Monday, September 12, Lexington Park Library
  • Monday, October 10, Leonardtown Library *Columbus Day*
  • Monday, November 14, Leonardtown Library


2015-2016 FOL Board

  • Co-Presidents: Trish Parkinson & Sue Gibbs
  • Vice President: Rebecca Vanecko
  • Secretary: Lynn Williamson
  • Treasurer: Ann Barnes
  • Board Members:
    • Jill Ashenfelter, Newsletter Editor
    • Carole Barlow
    • Louise Snell
    • Connie Stoker, Membership Chair
    • Jill Zitnick, Volunteer Coordinator
    • Bob Parkinson, Finance Chair
    • Rebecca Benton
    • Julie Randall
  • Library Representatives:
    • Michael Blackwell
    • Laura Boonchaisri