Join the Friends

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Becoming a Friend of the Library is another way to support the library. Money collected through membership is used to fund library programming and supplement the library's collection. 
Friends of the Library Membership Benefits

  • A year's subscription to the Library newsletter Footnotes & Calendar of Events - mailed and emailed in advance of public release.
  • Lucy's Mini-Footnotes - emailed to you periodically to keep you informed of Friends activities and projects.
  • You are supporting the Lucy Robbins Welles Library.
Memberships Levels

  • Individual - (age 60+) - $10.00
  • Individual - $15.00
  • Family - $25.00
  • Patron- $35.00
  • Contributor - $55.00
  • Sponsor - $100.00
  • Best Friends - $200 & above
Make your tax deductible checks payable to:
Friends of the LRW Library

Download membership form here

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  1. Administration


    Phone: 860-665-8730

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Mail your membership to:

Friends of the LRW Library
100 Garfield Street
Newington, CT 06111


Membership in the Friends of the Library is open to all.
Membership lasts for one year.
Renewal notices are sent to all members annually.
The Friends of the Lucy Robbins Welles Library is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Your gift is tax deductible to the extent provided by Federal law.
Your membership contributions fund:

Summer and Winter Reading programs
Most of library programming for all-ages
Museum and Attraction passes
Parent/Child Workshops
DVDs, CDs, and Audiobooks 
Online Services
Emerging Technologies
Other equipment and services that the library needs that could not otherwise be funded


Recent Projects or Services Funded by the Friends