HOW YOU CAN HELP

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DONATE

Your contributions allow the Friends of the Ankeny Library to support critical programming like Summer Reading which helps kids retain skills while they’re out of school.  Contributions also allow us to bring in new and innovative technology for kids to explore, and allows us to host unique community focused events like author visits. Please help keep our library and all of its offerings strong.

DONATE

Your contributions allow the Friends of the Ankeny Library to support critical programming like Summer Reading which helps kids retain skills while they’re out of school.  Contributions also allow us to bring in new and innovative technology for kids to explore, and allows us to host unique community focused events like author visits. Please help keep our library and all of its offerings strong.

VOLUNTEER

Friends of the Ankeny Library strengthens the community by providing critical support to the Ankeny Library for free programs and services through philanthropy, advocacy, and volunteer outreach.

VOLUNTEER

Friends of the Ankeny Library strengthens the community by
providing critical support to the Ankeny Library for free programs and
services through philanthropy, advocacy, and volunteer outreach.

JOIN A COMMITTEE

Focus your efforts where you feel most comfortable or have skills that can benefit targeted areas.

JOIN A COMMITTEE

Focus your efforts where you feel most comfortable or have skills that can benefit targeted areas.

Volunteer

Volunteer the way you want whether it’s once in a while or leading a committee.

Volunteer at the Library

Experience the reward of volunteering for the Library — at the heart of Ankeny’s community and culture.

Volunteer at Library Events

Expand your horizons, meet new people and have a great time!

Join a Committee

Focus your time by supporting key areas of the Library.

Fundraising

Help with our book sale and online giving.  Conduct annual fund drive.

Planned Giving

Build relationships with organizations and donors interested creating a legacy or endowment with the Friends.

Events

Plan and host Annual Trivia Night, and volunteer at community and Library events.

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Membership

Recruit and develop our member base and recognize volunteers for their efforts.

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Marketing

Create our brand presence, promotion, and manage digital marketing.

Finance

Monitor financial goals and distribute funds to the Library.

Do you have books piling up?

Book Donations & Sales

 

Call For Inquiry

515.965.6461

Mail For Inquiry

friends@ankenylibraryfriends.org

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Donate new and used books and media to the Friends of the Ankeny Library!

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Donations accepted include: Books, Audio CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray discs, Books on CD and tape, computer games, and other related materials.

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Show your support at our Book Sale, which provides funding for library programs and equipment.

Essential Support

Host + Volunteer

Fund Technology

Socialize + have fun

Library Information

Location:  1210 NW Prairie Ridge Drive, Ankeny, IA  50023

Telephone:  515.965.6461

Email:  friends@ankenylibraryfriends.org

Library Hours: 
Monday - Thursday:  9am - 9pm
Friday - Saturday:   9am - 5:30pm
Sunday:   2pm - 5pm

 

Come On In

1210 NW Prairie Ridge Drive, Ankeny, IA  50023

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Get In Touch

515.965.6461
friends@ankenylibraryfriends.org

About The Friends

Friends of the Ankeny Library serve as community advocates for library services, programs, facilities, and needs and is dedicated to enhancing the library through fundraising and advocacy efforts.

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