Dedicated to Supporting Literacy

Our Mission

The purpose of this organization shall be to maintain an association of persons interested in books, libraries and literacy; to focus public attention on library functions and services; to facilitate donations of books and other materials; and to encourage donations and bequests to the Friends of the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library endowment fund.

The Friends of the Stow-Munroe Falls Library is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization.



Friends Meeting Friends book sale - Barb Coffee Station

Activities and Events

  • Meetings are held at 2 PM on the 3rd Tuesday of each month with the exception of December and July
  • Book Sales in spring, summer, and fall
  • Puzzle Sale in December
  • Donation Days in spring and fall
  • Daily sorting and boxing of donated materials
  • Annual Membership Meeting

Examples of Supported Programs and Projects

  • Children's Programs - Winter and Summer Reading Programs, Bubble Lady, Bunny Hop, Norio Haunted House Building, Touch a Truck
  • Teen Programs - Peeps Diorama Contest, Anime Club, High School and Middle School Book Clubs, Meet the Author programs
  • Adult Programs - Cooking Series, Antiques Appraisal, Musical Concerts (Malyuk Sisters), Speakers (Terry Pluto), Book Discussion Groups, Summer Reading Program Grand Prizes
  • Flagpole
  • Story Time Room Renovation
  • Complimentary Hot Beverage Station for Patrons
  • Library Building Replica at Safety Town (in conjunction with the Library Foundation)
  • Children's Room Grand Opening
  • Pop-Up Book Sales