In addition to books, we welcome:
records, CDs & cassettes, videos, DVDs & audio books, artwork & jewelry, games, puzzles & toys, knick knacks & dishes, greeting cards & postcards, maps & posters, holiday & seasonal items, etc
Don't know much about what we do?
Check out this informative brochure!
The Friends seek to:
July is for the Birds! The box contains a felted bird, bird book and a beautiful birdhouse.
Each envelope is just $1.00.
Closes at 7:00 pm July 31st.
Cleaning house or downsizing? Help us continue to support the Library and programs with your good to excellent condition books, art, jewelry, unused greeting cards with matching envelopes, knick knacks, music and more.
Please note that the Friends Store and the Library will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th. Have a great day and enjoy the Holiday. See you on Thursday the 5th.
Summer Reading Program
Lucky Day (Grab & Go) Collections for:
Salem Main Library
West Salem Library
Family Festival of the Arts
Great Library Camp-in
World of Music @ Your Library
Modern Voices Author Series
Adult and Children's Programming
Book Discussion Kits
Additional books for:
Salem Main Library
West Salem Branch
Friends of Salem Public Library
P.O. Box 925
Salem, OR 97308
Find us at: 585 Liberty Street Southeast, Salem, Oregon
Click Here For Directions
Tax Deductible as Allowed by Law
Click Below for a Selection
of Our Books Available
for Purchase at Abe Books
Main Library hours
Tuesdays10:00am - 9:00 pm Wednesdays10:00am - 9:00pm Thursdays10:00am - 9:00pm Fridays10:00am - 6:00pm Saturdays10:00am - 6:00pm Sundays1:00pm - 5:00pm
Friends Bookstore hours
Tuesdays10:30am - 8:30 pm Wednesdays10:30am - 8:30pm Thursdays10:30am - 8:30pm Fridays10:30am - 5:30pm Saturdays10:30am - 5:30pm Sundays1:30pm - 4:30pm
Want to donate to the Friends of SPL but don't think you can spare the change? There is now an easy & painless way to do so.
Fred Meyer Community Rewards! The best part is that you still get to earn & keep your rewards!
All you have to do is link your Rewards Card and scan it every time you shop at Fred Meyer. Go to the Fred Meyer page & find the pull down menu for rewards and choose Community Rewards. It will ask you to create an account. Once your account is created, you can link your card to NPO # 85760 or Friends of Salem Public Library, Salem, Oregon
Whenever you use your Rewards Card when shopping at Freddy’s, you will be helping our organization earn a donation from Fred Meyer. If you do not have a Rewards Card, you can sign up for one at the Customer Service Desk of any Fred Meyer store.
Happy Shopping & Thank You!