The Friends of the Glen Ridge Library's primary goals are to stimulate community awareness and use of the Glen Ridge Public Library and to support the library in developing its services and facilities. To this end, the Friends work to obtain public support for the Library budget; and to encourage gifts, endowments and memorials that provide financial support to the Library.
Jan McNally Rohal, President
Alison Lang, Vice President
Scott Lang, Treasurer
Linda Seyffarth, Recording Secretary
Chrysanthia Kaputsos, Corresponding Secretary
2018 Friends of the Library Scholarship
The Friends of the Glen Ridge Public Library annual scholarship is awarded to a
graduating high school senior who lives in Glen Ridge. The $750 scholarship is
awarded on the basis of academic performance and quality of essay. Applications due April 20, 2018. Please bring to the Glen Ridge Library.
Friends of the Library Annual Appeal 2018
Help us raise $20,000
"Because the library provides Lynda.com, I was able to learn Excel and get a better job." - Brian C.
"My daughter loves the 3:15 Readers' Club. She looks forward to the weekly meetings which instilled a love of reading in her. Thank you." - Susan K.
"Being able to visit museums for free is one the best parts of the library. From the Intrepid to the Grounds for Sculpture, there's something for everyone." - Jim N.
These are just a few of the stories that we've heard from residents, just like you, who take advantage of the many programs and services at the library. These enhanced services are only made possible by generous donations made to Friends of the Glen Ridge Library. Click the button below to learn more, make a donation, and to share your story.