Welcome to the Friends of the Meriden Public Library. It is the goal of the Friends to raise funds through a variety of avenues in support of programming and improvements at the Meriden Public Library in Meriden, Connecticut.

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New Picnic and Social Gathering for the Friends of the Meriden Library on June 22.
Tickets available at the Friends Bookstore or at the Meriden Public Library.
Call (203) 639-1505 for information.2018 06 22social

The Friends of the Meriden Public Library is a non-profit 501(c)3 volunteer organization that plays an integral role in much of the programming offered through the Meriden Public Library including informational speakers, family-friendly activities and literacy building events.

2018 02 11bI Love My Library- Feb. 11, 2018
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img 7172Annual Friends Picnic – Sept. 25, 2017
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2016 06 18fmpl awardFriends of the Meriden Public Library Win State Award
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There are numerous ways to get involved with the Friends. We invite you to browse our site for opportunities to support our efforts. You may also visit us at our Bookstore, which re-opened on Aug. 1, 2011 and is located at the Meriden Public Library, or purchase many of our titles at reduced prices through


Meriden Public Library 105 Miller Street, Meriden, CT 06450 Main Number 203.238.2344 Fax 203.238.3647