Library Closing for Independence Day: The library will close early on Wednesday, July 3 at 6:30pm. We will also be closed on Thursday, July 4. The library will resume regular hours Friday, July 5.

Library Closing for Independence Day

Friends is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1982. Our mission is to support our community’s most family-friendly resource, the Whitefish Bay Public Library, by providing financial and volunteer resources that will have a positive impact on the library and its patrons.

Monthly board meetings are held September through June on the 3rd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in the 2nd floor library meeting room.

                               Friends Contributions to the library in 2022

Support the Library Through Ebay and Amazon

News for Ebay shoppers!

Looking for antiquarian books and books of special value?

Please check out Friends' seller number "Baybooks53217FWFBL" on Ebay. Purchases of books listed there will benefit Friends.

Amazon Smile

Sign up and designate Friends of the Whitefish Bay Public Library as your charity and every time you make a purchase, Amazon will donate .5% of the purchase amount to us.

To sign up, go to to access or sign into your amazon account. Select your charity - Friends of the Whitefish Bay Library

Each time you shop on Amazon, .5% of your purchase amount will go to Friends.

Current Board of Directors

President: Ann Lowrey
Vice President: Open
Secretary: Maureen Hart-Donahue
Treasurer: Vicky Dargis

Current Board Members

Book Room: Emily Burkholder
Book Sale: Open Position
Donations and Book Sorting Coordinator: Francine Curtis
eBay Sales and Research:  Jan Concannon
Membership: Ellen Mei
Newsletter Editor: Steph Salvia
Publicity/Community Relations: Jan Concannon
Volunteers: Leah Dean
At Large Members: Millie Salomon, Dianne Messar, 
Honorary Board Members: Helen Dooley