Support The Library System
Supporting the library system is easy! Each time you use our web site, borrow an item, visit one of our locations, attend a program or search for information in one of our databases, you are showing your support. Other opportunities are available through the Friends of the LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library, Volunteer LEON, and Literacy Volunteers of Leon County.
- The Friends of LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library supports the library system through its fund raising activities, including an annual author event, book sales, and other programs. The Friends also operate 'The FriendShop', a used book store and gift shop on the first floor of the Main Library. The FriendShop is open Hours: Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information, call (850) 224-3290.
To become a member of the Friends of the Library, fill out the application located in the Friendsletter newsletter, online, or call (850) 915-1670.
- To get started, submit an application to VolunteerLEON and attend orientation. Volunteer positions for adults, youth, and court ordered volunteers are available throughout the year.Applications are online or call (850) 606-1970.
- Literacy Volunteers of Leon County (LVLC) is a non-profit organization sponsored in part by the LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library. LVLC trains volunteers to tutor adult learners with low reading and writing skills and non-native speakers of English who wish to improve their English skills. LVLC also provides a Family Learning Center at the Dr. B. L. Perry, Jr. Branch on South Adams Street.
For more information, go to www.literacyvolunteersleon.org; or contact them at email@example.com or (850) 606-2644.