Thanks to all that supported our annual Plant Sale fundraising event held at the library on Saturday, May 18.  It was our most successful one ever and raised over $3,000 to pay for programs and more at the library.  Some business that donated plants and raffle prizes were:  Kings Tree Service, Gordon’s Florist, Pettengill Farm, Mission Oak Grill, North Shore Music Theater, Park Lunch and the Grog, plus many more.  Continue looking at our website for dates of our next fundraisers.  Thanks again!


We are holding our annual Plant Sale fundraiser on Saturday, May 18 from 8:30am – 12:30pm at the library! For sale will be perennials, annuals, herbs, and hanging plants, as well as baked goods, “Newbury” caps & boat flags, Friends book bags. The raffle this year includes:  2 tickets to Blue Man Group, 2 tickets to see “OKLAHOMA” at the North Shore Music Theater (valued at $147.00), 4 Cabot movie passes, donated items from the Boston Red Sox & the Boston Bruins, restaurant Gift Cards and more! There will also be a yard sale table – donations accepted until 5/11. The Friends Bookstore opens during library hours, 10am – 2pm, for book purchases. Please come out and support the library while picking up plants for your garden. All proceeds will be used to support NTL programs, resources, and technology. 

Mission Statement:

The Friends of the Newbury Town Library is a volunteer organization primarily focused on raising funds to support the Library and staff, to enhance the resources and services of the Library, and to enrich the community.  As a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization, it is a legally distinct organization and all donations are fully tax-deductible.