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Friends of the Amherst Public Library Events

Friends of Amherst Library Events for 2020 are canceled until further notice, except for the Community Shredding Day.

The Friends are currently not accepting book sale donations until further notice.

Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 11:15 a.m. in the library’s community room except for February and December. There is no meeting in December.

Friends of Amherst Library Events Schedule for 2020

Community Shredding Day
Saturday, July 11 from 10 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Located in the Library’s parking lot.
Bring up to five grocery bags of paper to be shred.

For more information, contact the Amherst Public Library at (440)988-4230.

Become a Friend of the Amherst Public Library.

The Friends of the Amherst Public Library are now on AmazonSmile.  AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Friends of the Amherst Public Library every time you shop, at no cost to you.  .05% of eligible purchases will be collected and sent in a quarterly check to the Friends.  To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You use the same account on and AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same.  You may also want to add a bookmark to AmazonSmile to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile. Only purchases at, (not or the mobile app,) support charity. To change your charity, sign in to on your desktop or mobile phone browser and simply select “Change your Charity” in “Your Account.”AmazonSmile will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make on AmazonSmile will result in a donation.