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Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Stark County District Library (FOL) are dedicated organizations whose mission is to assist and promote the Library through volunteer efforts. The FOL is making a difference in our community as they:

  • Underwrite staff training
  • Provide Staff Appreciation Events
  • Sponsor informative programs and events for members and the public
  • Raise money through used book sales
  • Provide equipment and services outside the library's budget
  • Support "Vote Libraries"
  • Grant scholarships to library employees working toward a MLIS degree
  • Support projects such as The Novel Event and Poetry Month events
  • Promote literacy for infancy to teen

The Stark County District Library has incorporated, 501(c)(3) Friends of the Library groups at:

Booster clubs are active at our other locations, including:

  • East Canton Branch 
  • Sandy Valley Branch
  • Fall 2015 Events

    Smart Scene Now Available at all Library Locations

    Discover fun and FREE activities at your library. View Fall Events

    Or, for events happening in August, see the Summer 2015 Smart Scene.

  • LEGO® Club

    Find one near you!

    Imagine, create and build with LEGO bricks, which will be provided. Find a LEGO® Club near you.

  • Medieval Fair

    North Branch Library

    Swing a sword, eat what people ate 500 years ago, and hear the stories they told. Bring the whole family on September 5 for medieval fighting, food, and more! Read More

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