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Coming Soon & New Releases

New DVDs New FictionNew Non Fiction

New AudiobooksNew Large Print




New DVDs





Other Materials

New Fiction





New Non Fiction

NEW! COMING SOON nonfiction.




New Audiobooks

NEW! COMING SOON audiobooks.



New Large Print

NEW! COMING SOON large print fiction.

NEW! COMING SOON large print nonfiction.




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Do You Feel Lucky?

You can now take advantage of a new "Lucky Day" shelf that offers bestsellers. The collection is intended to give you an opportunity to walk into the library and find a popular book or movie with no waiting for holds. The Lucky Day Collection is located by the front desk. 

This collection has a few special borrowing conditions:

Items cannot be renewed.

Items MUST be returned to Friday Memorial Library.

Checkout periods and fines differ from regular library collection checkouts. See chart below.


Lucky Day

These materials are non-renewable and have shorter checkout times.

Item      Checkout     Fine
DVD 3-day $1/day
Book 1 week $0.50/day




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Mystery Book Club

Meets the first Thursday of the month. Check the calendar for book and meeting information.


Books & Brews

Join us for a book club at Table 65 Bistro* the second Thursday at 6:30 pm.  For people 21 and up. Check our calendar for book choices and to verify the location.

Our last Library led meeting of the year will be July 12 at 6:30 pm. No meeting in August.

*Location may change.


Local Book Clubs

Friday Memorial Library offers support to local Book Clubs. Stop in to find out how we can help you find the materials for all your members.


Reading Group Guides


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Adult Writers Groups

Get support, encouragement and constructive critism at one of our writers groups.

Willow River Writers Group

Meets the first and third Tuesdays at the Civic Center, Lower Level Conference Rm #1, at 10:00 am. Volunteer led.






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