Who are the Friends?

fotwplThe Friends of Woodstock Public Library are students, career people and retirees with one thing in common: they love the library and promote and support its services.

What do 'Friends' do?

Since their founding in 1999, the 'Friends' have raised money for:

  • computers in the children's area
  • a projection screen for the meeting room
  • a framed portrait of a beloved former Chief Librarian (Lee Bennett)
  • the library gardens
  • wooden chairs throughout the library

Benefits of 'Friendship'

There are many many benefits to being a Friend of the Library:

  • preview access to annual book sale
  • 10% discount at Merrifield Book Shop on presentation of your 'Friends' card
  • food, socials, fun


2nd Wednesday of the month, September to June, 5:00 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room

It's easy to become a 'Friend'

Membership is $10 per year.
Ask for a membership form at the Circulation Desk.

Hours of Operation

Mon to Fri: 10:00 am to 8:30 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Book Drop: Available 24/7
Holiday Closures


Woodstock Public Library
445 Hunter Street,
Woodstock, ON  N4S 4G7
Tel: 519-539-4801
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