Of the DeLand Public

The Friends of the Library (FOL) are dedicated to fostering a love of libraries, books
and reading in
the Volusia County area by Community outreach, advocacy and support of
the Volusia County Public Library
and staff.

Get Involved!.

The County Public Library System is consistently ranked at the very top of all county services and the Friends of the Library enjoy an exceptional position in our community. Through our volunteer efforts and financial support, our members foster literacy, education and lifelong learning; all strong qualities of overall quality of life. We are a non-profit organization open to everyone who believes that a strong library system demonstrates a community's dedication to these values.

What do the Friends of the Library Do?
We sponsor programs to enhance the cultural awareness of the community as well as focus attention on the Library, such as author lectures and book signings, book discussions, exhibitions and special programming for adult and young readers;

  • Provide volunteers to run book sales and book store
  • Encourage memorials, endowments and gifts of all kinds to further enhance the Library's services.

What's in it for you?

  • Advance notice of special library programs;
  • Frequent E-mail Newsletters
  • Invitations to special events;
  • An opportunity to become involved in library activities;

Become a Friend:

Make your check payable to "Friends of the DeLand Library". Fill out a membership form and mail to:

Friends of the DeLand Public Library
130 East Howry
DeLand, FL 32724


The Next Friends of the Library

Nov 12,13,14, 2015

Dec 10, 11,12, 2015

Jan 7, 8, 9, 2016



We are hoping to change our newsletter to a new electronic format, and we need e-mail addresses from each of you. This will not be shared with anyone else and is only for Friends of the Library news mailing list. Please e-mail your e-mail address to:, as soon as possible. Thank you for your help. 


The Friends value volunteers and so does the Library Community. Become a volunteer and help with our book sales and book store.

The DPL is a nonprofit organization dependent on the generous donations of others.

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Friends of the Library
130 East Howry Avenue
DeLand, FL 32724
(386) 822-6430

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