Become a Member of the Friends


Your annual membership dues help us financially support our Florence and Mapleton libraries. The Friends strive to enhance the standard of excellence of these libraries by funding programs and services beyond what is allocated in their operating budget. We also sponsor activities which improve the library’s presence in our community.


Just a few of the many programs we support include:

  • Summer Reading Program for children and adults

  • Continuing education of Library staff

  • Book Endowment Fund, which supplements yearly book purchases

  • Public Art Fund

  • Browsing library of paperbacks at the hospital and homeless shelter

  • Library book carts, display cases, chairs, wood blinds, mobility scooter and more


Choose from the following yearly memberships available:

Student (<18)   $ 5
Individual         $10
Family              $15
Patron              $50


Memberships and donations are tax deductible.


Applications may be found at the Library circulation desk. You may drop off your completed application and membership fee at the circulation desk, or mail it to:


Friends of the Siuslaw Public Library
P.O. Box 2465
Florence, OR  97439


Thanks for joining! A gift to the library benefits everyone in the community.

If you would like more information, please email us at

Siuslaw Public Library District


In Florence:

1460 9th Street | Florence, OR 97439

ph. 541-997-3132

Mon, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10am-6pm; Tues & Wed: 10am-8pm; Sun: 1-5pm


In Mapleton:

88148 Riverview Avenue | Mapleton, OR 97453

ph. 541-268-4033

Tues-Sat: Noon-5pm

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