How You Can Participate
There are many ways to support the Friends, from contributing funds to donating your time and talents. We welcome all!
All financial contributions to the Friends (whether membership fees or donations) are tax deductible. The Friends group is a 501(c)3 organization.
Membership fees and donations are used to support immediate and long-range projects, including Belleville's summertime Music in the Park series, the Children's Summer Reading program, year-round author visits and other cultural events, annual trivia nights, book clubs, and so much more!
Join the Friends
Provide financial support as a member. Members receive communication about volunteer opportunities, donations, upcoming events, and other news. Join today! Stop in the library for a membershp application, or online.
You can mail in your membership payment or using online through the form.
You can also become a Friends Board Member. The Board is elected at the Annual Meeting in April. See the Events Calendar for meeting dates.
Attend a Meeting
You're always welcome to attend our quarterly meetings, whether or not you're a member. See the Events Calendar for meeting dates.
Learn about our upcoming events, meetings, and other news by following our Facebook page.
Friends help with events in the Library, from making treats to prepping crafts to staffing tables. Lend us a hand!
You can donate money by mailing or by dropping off a check at the Library (130 S. Vine St, PO Box 140, Belleville, WI 53508). Please make checks payable to the Friends of the Belleville Public Library, or clicking on the Paypal button to donate online.
Support the Friends as you Shop!
Shopping on AmazonSmile is exactly like shopping on Amazon, except that 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases is donated to the Friends, at no extra cost to you. To participate, click our AmazonSmile button and sign in. Remember to start from smile.amazon.com each time you shop. Thank you for your support!
Fair trade, handmade and nonprofit - Do a world of good. 20% of your order will be donated to the Friends of the Belleville Public Library. Make sure you check the orange banner at the top of their homepage, to make sure the Friends are identified.
Save Your Burreson's Receipts
Burreson's Foods will donate 1% of all receipts that are turned in to the Friends. Drop off your receipts at the Library.
Purchase a Tote Bag
Canvas bags with the Friends logo are available for $3 each at the Library.
Shop at or Donate to Book Sales
Shop at our Spring and Fall used book sales, or donate materials for us to sell. For information on the materials we accept, please review this document (PDF).