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Friends of the Library

About Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Salado Public Library (FOSPL) is an organization created to support and be an advocate for the Salado Public Library. Organized in September of 2005 the FOSPL soon became a Texas non-profit corporation. The Friends received 501(c) (3) status under the IRS code in February 2006. The constitution and by-laws of the Friends identify three purposes for the organization:

  • To promote the development of the Salado Public Library
  • To receive and encourage gifts, endowments, and grants and to administer these funds in support of the library
  • To focus public attention on and to encourage greater use of the resources and services of the library
FOSPL Revised Bylaws.docx

The Membership

The membership of the FOSPL is open to any interested community member. There are no dues, and all community members and library patrons are welcome. Completing a simple application form, available at the library, is the only requirement for membership. Additionally, when individuals request a library card they are given an application for the Friends. Use the application below to join. If you have questions or would like more information you can also email us at

Friends of the Salado Public Library Join us! (2).pdf