Ayer Library

Friends of the Ayer Library

The Friends of the Ayer Library raise funds for library programs and services. We are a major contributor to the Summer Reading Program, as well as the many free programs for all ages offered throughout the year.

Please join us – new Friends are always welcome! To become a member:

1) Complete a membership form at the Library or download and print one here and drop it off at the library.

2) Pay (dues for the calendar year are $10.00)

  • by cash or check at the Library’s front desk, or
  • by check payable to The Friends of The Ayer Library mailed to us at 26 East Main Street, Ayer, MA 01432, or
  • via Paypal or with a credit card below:

Not interested in a membership? You can still make a donation of support in any amount via PayPal or at the Ayer Library!

Support the FRIENDS when you shop on Amazon!  The Friends of the Ayer Library is a supported charity on AmazonSmile.

Go to smile.amazon.com, sign in to your Amazon account, and then select Friends of the Ayer Library Inc as your preferred charity.  There’s no additional cost to you!  Each time you shop, the AmazonSmile Foundation will automatically donate 0.5% of the purchase price from eligible purchases.   Remember, only purchases made at smile.amazon.com will generate AmazonSmile donations.


The entire community is invited to attend our quarterly meetings. Our 2021 meetings will take place on January 20, April 21, July 21 and October 20, 5:30 – 8:00 pm.

Executive Committee

President: Carol Horgan

Treasurer: Liz Nonis

Secretary: Laurie Sabol

Member-at-Large: Elaine Sullivan

Contact The Friends


Friends Minutes & Newsletters

Board Meeting Agenda Board Meeting Minutes Friends Newsletter
Oct. 15, 2020 Oct. 15, 2020 Fall 2020
July 8, 2020 July 8, 2020 Spring 2020
Jan. 16, 2020 Jan. 16, 2020 Fall 2019
Oct. 17, 2019
July 18, 2019
April 18, 2019
Jan. 17, 2019

Book Sale 

The Friends sponsor an ongoing book sale located downstairs just off the Teen Room. All proceeds are used to help support the the Library. Donations are not being accepted at this time.

Hardcovers and DVDs/CDs: $1.00
Paperbacks: $0.50
VHS: 6 for $1.00

The Friends of the Ayer Library Inc is an exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; EIN #82-3561487.

  • Hours

    Tuesday: 10 am - 5 pm
    Wednesday: 12 pm - 7 pm
    Thursday: 10 am - 5 pm
    Friday: 10 am - 5 pm
    Saturday: 10 am - 2 pm
    Closed Sunday and Monday

    Ayer Library staff members are able to provide curbside pickup services, receive returns of CW MARS library items to our bookdrops, and answer phone calls and emails during these hours.

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  • Find us

    26 East Main Street
    Ayer, MA 01432