Delivering essential support for library programs, technology and experiences

Welcome to Friends of the Ankeny Library

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Experience the reward of volunteering with the Friends--whether you'd like to help out at an event, share your expertise and experience in philanthropy or connect with others passionate about the Library, we want to hear from you!


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Novel Findings

Swing by our book store, Novel Findings, at the Ankeny Library to check out great deals on all the latest books and media we have for sale.  Proceeds from the store are used to support:

Summer Reading Program

Teen and Adult Programming

Special library events and programs

Hatch Makerspace equipment

Friends of the Ankeny Library


1250 SW District Drive
Ankeny, IA 50023, US

About us

We are an independent, philanthropic organization dedicated to enhancing the library through fundraising and advocacy efforts.  Proceeds from our book sale, fundraisers and donations are used to support library programs, events and special projects.