The Friends raise monies for the library through memberships, fundraising events, and the ongoing Book Sale in the library.
You can help The Friends of UDPL continue to support library programs (including the Summer Reading Program, museum passes, and Adult classes) when you buy on Amazon Smile.
When you use Amazon Smile, you can support the library.
Amazon Smile is the same Amazon you’re shopping already (products, prices, and services). The only difference is that a portion of your eligible purchases will be donated to the library.
The Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to the Friends of UDPL.
Visit https://smile.amazon.com/ and choose “The Friends of Upper Dublin Public Library.”
Friends Book Sale Information
. . . News Flash . . . August 2021 – USED BOOK STORE PRE-SALE OPENS!
In anticipation of the fall opening of the Friends of the UDPL Book & Gift Shop a used book pre-sale is now open!
Pay what you wish (cash or check only)! Open during Library hours.
. . . News . . . June 2021 – NOW ACCEPTING BOOK DONATIONS! – Plans are in the works to re-open the Friends’ Book Sale in the new 520 Building – Stay Tuned for more updates! . . .
The Book Sale is open when the library is. There are many new and used books at over 90% off cover price!
Go straight through the front doors and towards the right of the entrance to the Children’s Library.
All proceeds benefit Friends of UDPL in their mission to sponsor library programs and special purchases.
*As of June 21, 2021, the Friends are NOW accepting book donations. Thank you.
Friends Annual Jewelry Sale
Donations always gladly accepted!
NEWS FLASH: 2021 Jewelry Sale – 12th Annual Sale – CLICK HERE
2021 Jewelry Sale – 11th Annual Sale – Spring 2021
2019 Jewelry Sale – 10th Annual Sale – Fall 2019
Our 10th Annual Jewelry Sale was another great success! The Friends, with the generous jewelry donations of our patrons, were able to raise $3,531 at this years sale. And our total for all 10 years is $37, 887.46 raised by the Friends to sponsor items like the Summer Reading Programs, Adult Classes, Museum Passes, Little Free Libraries, and more!
A big “Thank You!” to all who donated jewelry.
Over 3,600 beautiful pieces of costume jewelry, including bracelets, rings, necklaces, earrings, pins, watches, and unique miscellaneous items were available for sale.
All proceeds benefit the library and go toward items which may include the Summer Reading Programs for all ages and our Adult classes and speakers.
Friends Members make a difference for library users every day. Members of the Friends are local residents and businesses who, like you, recognize all that the Upper Dublin Public Library has to offer our community, and who want to support it. Your valuable membership provides the support we need to help the UDPL continue improving your services.
To become a Friend, complete the Friends Membership Form and return to the library.