Friends of the Library

A HUGE thank you to the Friends of the Library for raising over $14,000 at the 2022 BIG Book Sale!


friends book centre

BOOK DONATION BIN OPEN as of May 25, 2020

The Friends of Invermere Library are now receiving book donations at the Book Donation Centre across the street from the Library, next to the courthouse.
Please place gently used books in boxes or bags into the Donation Cabinet.
Thank you for supporting our library!
Please note: the Friends do not accept damaged books, text books, Reader’s Digest, or encyclopaedias.

Friends of the Invermere Public Library
Volunteers who value the library as a vital component of our community.  Our mission is to improve facilities and services offered by the Invermere Public Library.

The Friends

  • sponsor fundraising events to support library programs and services
  • receive donations on the library’s behalf
  • advocate on behalf of the library
  • are committed to a new library facility

An Invitation to become a Friend

“The library can never have enough Friends”

There are lots of ways to be a “Friend” – pick the one that works best for you.

Steering Committee

  • Plan events to support the library and raise funds
  • Attend regular meetings, about 7 per year
  • Manage the business of the organization
  • Purchase a Friends of the Library membership


  • Assist with preparation and implementation of events
  • Purchase a Friends of the Library membership
  • May attend Steering Committee meetings


  • Believe in the value of the library in community, but unable to devote time
  • Encourage and offer assistance or financial aid
  • Purchase a Friends of the Library membership
  • May attend Steering Committee meetings

Annual membership fee is $20.00

Please leave your information with the library staff.  A Friend of the Library will contact you soon.

Annual Friends Fundraisers

  • The BIG Book sale in July
  • Christmas Silent Auction
  • Sneak Peek Book sale and Christmas Book Sale