About Us

About Us

The all volunteer staff of the Friends of the Rogers Public Library operates the Friendly Bookstore.  Proceeds from the bookstore sales supplement the Library budget to broaden the services provided to the community.

Donations of used books and magazines will be gratefully accepted.

Become a Friend.

Friends of the Library membership applications are available at the Bookstore.

The Friendly Bookstore is a 501(c) tax exempt organization.

Store Layout



  • Student eCards, including the cards and printing – in 2014 and 2015 over 18,000 cards were issued to students and teachers.
  • Summer Reading Club, including presenters, awards and printing.
  • Geek events, including T-shirts, awards and prizes.
  • Redesign website and updating branding.
  • Technology Grant for additional desktops and laptops, receipt printer and software upgrades.
  • Lunch & Learn programs, including honorariums, ads and refreshments.
  • New eBook vendor.
  • Below are Library Projects funded 1/1/17 through 6/30/17 with almost $30,000 in grants
  • Lunch and Learn Programs
  • Technology additions
  • Staff Development
  • Summer Reading Club
  • Student eCards – Cards are given , free of charge, to all students in the Rogers School district. These cards allow access to the Library’s online resources, including data bases and downloadable or streaming resources.

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Upcoming Promotions

  • September Promotions

    Inspiration, New Age, Philosophy, History and Religion
    50% off marked price*
    *excludes collectibles & special requests

  • October Promotions

    Children’s, Young Adult, and Homeschool; Historical Fiction, Religious Fiction, War Fiction, and Westerns

    50% off marked price*

    *excludes collectibles & special requests

    We receive great donations daily.  Stop by to see what is new.  Shelves are restocked frequently so that special book you are looking for may have come in!  Don’t forget our request page on this website.