“Literacy is the road to human progress and the means through which every man, woman, and child can realize his or her full potential.” – Kofi Annan

New way to support Friends!

  • Buying something from Amazon? Please go to smile.amazon.com, instead of amazon.com.
  • Same prices and the same items
  • 0.5% of what you buy will be sent to Friends. (Friends receive 0.5% from purchases, and no personal information.)
  • The first time, you will be asked what charity you want to support, or
  • Click on this link https://smile.amazon.com/ch/85-0307889 to automatically select the Friends.

It’s fast and easy; a painless way to support the Friends. Thank you!


Monthly Book Sale
Sat., Jan 13

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Book-a-Day calendars (33% off retail)
  • Friends’ tote bags
  • Thousands of gently-used books:
    • Paper-back books only 50 cents each
    • CDs and Records only 50 cents each
    • Hard-back books only $1 each
    • Coffee-table books $3 each
  • No scanners from 10 a.m. to noon; Scanners in silent mode OK from noon to 2 p.m
  • Come early for the best selection.
  • Admission and parking are free.

Share those positive meanings and experiences!

  • The pride you felt receiving your first library card.
  • Quality musical and artistic entertainment, and guest speakers.
  • Your child’s delight in Baby Bumblebees.
  • Joy preparing or receiving a Books for Babies packet.
  • Enjoying summer reading programs & incentives for children and adults.
  • New friendships.
  • Making multi-generational improvements through gifts of literacy.
  • Opening minds and doors to futures never previously imagined or known?

 Join Friends of the Library of Rio Rancho.

Enjoy a variety of volunteer opportunities, and gain new friends, too!


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