Friends of the Waco-McLennan County Library

Who are the Friends?

The Friends are volunteers who help to raise funds and advocate in support of the Waco-McLennan County Library.

Check out their Facebook! 

What do they do?

The Friends of the Waco-McLennan County Library support the Waco-McLennan County library system.

This means that the Friends contribute to the success of Library programs and services for kids, teens and adults. 

How can you help?


The Friends accept monetary donations and book donations for the annual sale. To donate books, take them to the West Waco Library & Genealogy Center.


The Friends need volunteers all year long! You can help sort books, work at the sale or help with other year-round fundraising projects.

Become a Member

It only costs $25 to be a Friend and help the Library. 
Visit wacofriendsofthelibrary.org for more information.

What about the Book Sale?

The Friends of the Library Book Sale is in its 55th year and takes place the first weekend of November at the Extraco Events Center. 

The Book Sale features over 100,000 items including:

  • Books
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • LPs
  • and more!

Books start at $.50 each, so you can stock up!

The Book Sale also features a Collectors' Corner full of rare and special interest items.