Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Library group is organized to support the Indian River Area Library in its endeavors to provide quality service to patrons of all ages by promoting and publicizing the programs and resources of the library; assistance with special programming; and raising funds for materials, equipment, and library events.

Friends Meetings

The Friends meet on the second Tuesday of each month (May through October) at 11:00 am in the Meeting Room at the Indian River Area Library.

Contact the Friends


P.O. Box 252

Indian River, MI 49749

Friends Executive Board

President:              Karen Hill

Vice-President:     Trudy Maves

Secretary:             Sally Bataran

Treasurer:             Sue McPherson

Board Representative: Jill Sager

Fundraising Activities for the Library

Book Sale Room at the Indian River Area Library

Annual Membership Drive

Wine with Friends

Mahjongg Tournament

Craft Show Summerfest Booth

Meeting Minutes

July 2022 Minutes

August 2022 Minutes

September 2022 Minutes

October 2022 Minutes

November 2022 Minutes

External Links

Friends of Michigan Libraries Website

United for Libraries Resources for Friends Groups