Friends of the Library


Friends 2018 

Mission Statement

Friends of the Georgetown Township Public Library exists to promote public knowledge and use of the Georgetown Library's resources, services, and programs; to encourage the growth and development of the library; and to support the library through service and fundraising efforts.

What Friends Do

While Georgetown Township provides budgeted funds for the operating expenses of the library, the Friends provides extra support to help offer additional programs and services to the community. Additional support from Friends includes:

  • Provide volunteer support
  • Raise funds through regular book sales
  • Support children's programs
  • Promote literacy and the love of books
  • Sponsor cultural and literacy events
  • Promote library advocacy in the community

Meeting Information

The Friends of the Library Board meets on the following dates at 11:30AM in 2018:

April 2
May 7
October 1
December 3

Membership information

Membership is open to any individual, family, group, business or corporation interested in the objectives of the Friends. A membership year is from January 1 to December 31.

Membership levels available:

  • Students/Senior Citizens - $3.00*
  • Individual - $5.00*
  • Family - $10.00*
  • Business/Organization - $25.00*
  • Lifetime - $100.00

    *Renewable Annually

Download and print a Membership Application Form.

Return your completed application to:

Georgetown Township Public Library
1525 Baldwin Street
Jenison, MI 49428

Board of Directors

  • Marian Payne, President
  • Sharon VanDam, Vice President
  • Carol Newman, Secretary
  • Rosy Roberts, Sharon VanDam, and Barb Miller, Hospitality/Friendship Chairs