About the Friends

The Friends is a passionate 501(c)(3) organization with a mission to raise funds to support the Lafayette Public Library in Colorado. We love to share our enthusiasm for books, reading, and learning! Your support helps us achieve our mission. Be a Library Friend! You will contribute to your library and your community, encourage literacy for children and adults, and contribute to Lafayette’s bright future.  Join the Friends today!

  1. Friends Book Sale

    Shop the Friends Book Sale, Dec. 3-11

    Support literacy and the Library at the Friends Book Sale during Library open hours. Find books, DVDs, and gifts for all ages. Most items are priced under $4. View hours
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Donate to the Library

  1. If you would like to support the Lafayette Public Library through a donation to the Friends of the Lafayette Library Colorado Foundation, please use the yellow "Donate" button below.

  2. Donations for the Library and donations to pay for Friends memberships are received via PayPal, but you are not required to make a PayPal account; you will be given the option to donate securely with a credit card or to log in to an existing account.

You make a difference...

  • Donated items - visit the Donate & Shop page.
  • Memberships - Join the Friends.
  • Financial contributions (via credit card or PayPal, no account required)
  • Amazon Smiles - select Friends of the Lafayette Colorado Library as an Amazon Smiles donor when you to purchase Amazon items.
  • Remember the Friends of the Lafayette Colorado Library in your will or trust. Please contact us for further details.
  • Purchases at our year-round Friends Bookstore and quarterly Library lobby book sales.
  • Honor holidays or special occasions for friends and relatives with a gift donation or a memorial to the Friends.