Libraries are open Tuesday through Saturday with extended hours for 2021.
Friends of the Library Booksale

Friends of the Library

Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library
President: Nancy Haddock
Email: faiblanastasia@gmail.com
Watch our AI FOL video

Friends of the Bartram Trail Library
President: Margaret (Peg) Cogswell
Email: mjcogswell@gmail.com
Watch our BT FOL video

Friends of the Hastings Branch Library
President: Don Beverly
Email: hastingsflfol@gmail.com
Hastings Friends of the Library Application  
Watch our Hastings FOL video

Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine
President: Gordon Tarbat
Email: folmainlibrary@gmail.com
Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine Application
Watch our Main FOL video

Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library
President: Leslie Kleiman
Phone: (904) 273-3990
Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library Website
Watch our PVB FOL video

Friends of the Southeast Branch
President: Donna Boling
Email: donnaboling@gmail.com
Southeast Friends Application
Watch our SE FOL video


The Library has a Friends of the Library organization for each branch and the bookmobiles. Friends groups are volunteer, nonprofit support organizations helping their library to grow and thrive. Join the Friends and help your public library. All donations to the Friends of the Library are tax deductible!


Donations Update

Our libraries and Friends of the Library volunteers are adapting their donated materials policies on a branch by branch basis. Please reach out to your closest branch library for details. Updated 1/7/2021.

Anastasia Island Branch: Beginning January 28th, donations are accepted on the fourth Thursday of each month from 4-6 p.m. For additional inquiries, contact Heather Sostrom, hsostrom@sjcfl.us.
Bartram Trail Branch: By appointment only. Please email mjcogswell@gmail.com for details.
Hastings Branch: Not accepting donations at this time.
Main Branch: Accepting donations. For small batches, please drop them in the book return. For larger donations, please contact the library for delivery instructions.
Ponte Vedra Beach Branch: Not accepting donations at this time.
Southeast Branch: Accepting donations. For donations up to one box full, please bring them to the front desk. For larger donations, please email folsemembership@gmail.com for delivery instructions.
Bookmobile: Not accepting donations at this time.

Used Bookstores

Our Friends of the Library Bookstores are temporarily closed. 

Support your local branch by purchasing used books from either the FOL Book sales (listed below) or through these FOL Bookstores.

  • Seymour’s Bookstore in the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library, 273-3990.
    Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Southeast Branch Bookstore in the Southeast Branch Library.
    Monday through Saturday, hours vary. Check the bookstore door or call 827-6900 for weekly hours.
  • Mainly Books Bookstore in the Main Library.
    Monday through Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Friends of the Library Events

april, 2021