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Friends of the Library

Mission Statement

In appreciation of the role the Library plays in the quality of life in this area, the Friends of the Lexington Public Library provides financial, advocacy and volunteer support to the Library, and functions consistently with the goals and objectives of the Lexington Public Library and its Board of Trustees.

Lexington Public Library
Central Library, Lower Level
140 East Main St
Lexington, KY 40507
859-231-5505
friends@friendsbookcellar.org

Material Donations accepted 
Mondays and Tuesdays from 11am to 2pm

  • Main Street Entrance (Breezeway)
  • Park at Yellow Curbside sign
  • Call us 859-231-5505

 


 

Learn more about the Friends Book Cellar
Learn more about becoming a Friends Volunteer

Extended Weekend Hours Starting in June

Monday thru Saturday 10am-4pm
First Sunday of each month 1pm-5pm

The first Sunday of every month we'll be open 1pm-5pm, and everyone is welcome!
Additionally, all members will receive a whopping 30% discount on in-store merchandise like books, DVDs, CDs, art, etc. making it a perfect day to get great deals!

 

Suprise August Sale!

August 12-27: Sale Room Open

Long time book lovers will remember the sale room being open for daily shopping. From August 12-27, we're able to bring that tradition back! 

August 12 and 13: FBC Members Only in Sale Room

August 15 through 27: All invited!

August 25, 26, and 27: BAG DAY - Bags provided, 5 dollars flat

We will be restocking the tables and walls daily, so be sure to come by and find books you haven't seen yet!  Check out the prices below. Free 2-hour parking validation for the LPL garage is available at the register.

Click here to renew your membership

 

 

 

Rod Brotherton - Friends Book Cellar

Many thanks to Rod Brotherton, the president of the FRIENDS 
for representing the Friends Book Cellar for a TV interview at our bookstore. 

Upcoming Events

Friday, August 12th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Saturday, August 13th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Monday, August 15th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Tuesday, August 16th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Wednesday, August 17th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Thursday, August 18th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Friday, August 19th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Saturday, August 20th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Monday, August 22nd - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Tuesday, August 23rd - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Wednesday, August 24th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Thursday, August 25th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Friday, August 26th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Saturday, August 27th - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Central Library
Sunday, September 4th - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Central Library
Sunday, October 2nd - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Central Library
Sunday, November 6th - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Central Library