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Friends of the Chippewa Falls Public Library

The Friends of the Chippewa Falls Public Library serve the community in a non-profit setting by meeting with other people interested in libraries to plan and sponsor library activities.

Pop Up Book Sale on the Library Lawn Chippewa Falls Friends of the Library May 13, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Bargain books, children's books and hardcover books $0.50 and paperbacks $0.25 Exact change needed. Honor system of paying. Cancelled in case of rain.

Your Annual Membership contribution is tax deductible. Make your check payable to the Friends of the Chippewa Falls Public Library

Friends of the Library Membership Options

  • Individual $15.00/year
  • Family $30.00/year
  • Lifetime Individual/Family Membership $200.00 one time fee.

Past Projects

The Friends organization formed over a decade ago. In addition to their many hours of service, the Friends have helped the library with the money they have raised.

Past Projects
  • Purchased the hardware for the library’s first electronic database.

  • Donated time to help with the library’s conversion to the barcode system.
  • Bought an overhead projector for library use.
  • Acquired other equipment and furniture for the library.
  • Sponsored children’s programs and summer reading club activities.
  • Funded author lectures.
  • Staffed the annual booksale.
  • Hosted an open house after the library was re-carpeted.
Member Volunteer Opportunities
  • Book Sales
  • Lectures/Programs
  • Children’s Programs
  • Special Events
  • Public Relations

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Friends of the Library Meetings 2021

 No meetings are scheduled at this time.

Ongoing Under the Stairs Book Sale

The Friends of the Library have expanded the under the stairs book sale with a new ongoing table sale! This sale is on-going during library hours. Books from the table sale are marked with a black slash mark. Paperback books are $0.25 and hardcover books are $0.50 from the table sale. There is a large amount of gardening books in the sale as well.

books for sale on a red cart

table sale prices, paperbacks $0.25 and hardcovers $0.50

under the stairs book sale

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 West Central St.
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

Phone: 715-723-1146


Monday and Thursday: 9am - 7pm

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday: 9am - 5:30pm

Saturday: 9am - 1pm

Building occupancy capacity is limited to 10 patrons.

Please limit browsing to a ½ hour.

Computer use is limited to one hour. No time extensions will be granted at this time.

Face masks are recommended per Chippewa County Public Health Department

6 ft. social distancing while in the library will be maintained.

No in-person programming inside the building will be offered.

The meeting rooms are closed for use.

Returns are only accepted through the exterior return. All materials are quarantined for 72 hours before check-in.

The library staff appreciates your cooperation.