Join Friends

Friends membership helps

  • Advocate for & support the library
  • Fund library programs & services
  • Sponsor library events

Annual Memberships

Individual: $10   Family: $15

Now Hiring Store Assistant

The Friends of the MCL is looking to fill the store assistant position. If you are interested in applying, please read the job description, then send your cover letter and resume to by Tuesday 09/02/14.

Woodstock Pageturner Book Review

Last year, the Woodstock Pageturner group read The Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner. Read the review written by Judy Irwin, a Pageturner member for over 10 years!

Read 4 Life

A summer reading program that is for adults and sponsored by the Multnomah County Library. 

A Bevy of Book Reviews, Part 3

Searching for your next novel? Check out these book reviews written by Friends volunteers and board members. 

Belmont Pageturners Book Group

Have you been wanting to join a book group? Here are some great reasons why the Pageturners are the best book group in town! 

Jul 9, 2014 - Aug 27, 2014

We're excited to announce that we'll be part of Portland’5 Centers for the Arts' Summer Arts on Main Street and Noontime Showcase all season long- every Wednesday, July 9th through August 27th from 11 am – 2 pm, on SW Main Street, between SW Broadway & Park Ave.

Friends Store

Shop local and support the Multnomah County Library at the same time! 

Online Book Sales

Check out our online book sales!

From the President 

Check out the latest President's Column written by Kirsten Leonard.