Welcome to
the Friends of the
Costa Mesa Libraries

About The Friends


Our Vision

  • Intensify community use and awareness of libraries
  • Sponsor community cultural programs
  • Communicate community needs to the libraries
  • Create public support to expand library programs
  • Encourage gifts, endowments and library memorials
  • Financially assist needed library purchases


The Friends Support Our Libraries By

  • Stimulating community awareness and use of our libraries
  • Creating public support for our libraries and the services they provide
  • Supporting legislation favorable to our libraries
  • Funding programs and materials not covered by library budgets
  • Sponsoring speakers and programs of interest for all ages


Please Consider Becoming A Friend

It's easy and does so much good for our community!

The Binding

Our quarterly newletter, The Binding , is full of the Friends latest news and information.  Please take a look at our latest edition:

The Binding - Fall 2019 (pdf)



Help Our Cause

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals. Your generous donation will fund our mission.

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