Fauquier County Public Library

Support the Library

Fauquier County Public Library welcomes donations that support its mission to provide resources and programs that seek to inform, enrich and entertain every member of our society.

Donate Money & Bequests

Monetary gifts and bequests from individuals, businesses and civic organizations are always needed. Donations are acknowledged in writing. Send cash or a check, payable to Fauquier County Public Library, along with a completed donation form (PDF) to Linda Yowell, Fauquier County Public Library, 11 Winchester St., Warrenton, VA 20186 or drop it off at your local library.

Make Honorary & Memorial Gifts

Donations may be made in memory or in honor of friends, family members, teachers, or any other significant person in your life. Honorees or their families will be notified of your gift and a gift plate will be placed in the item purchased with your donation. Send cash or a check, payable to Fauquier County Public Library, along with a completed donation form (PDF) to Linda Yowell, Fauquier County Public Library, 11 Winchester St., Warrenton, VA 20186 or drop it off at your local library.

Consider Planned Giving

Consider including the library in your will or as a beneficiary in trust. Speak to your banker, attorney or financial advisor to help you make the necessary arrangements. For more information call Maria Del Rosso, (540) 422-8500.

Amazon Wish Lists

“Wish lists” for children, adults and DVD  donations are posted online through  Amazon.com. View the lists and select the title(s) you wish to donate. Check the box “This will be a gift” so that  the library is notified of your donation then proceed to pay online. Your donation will be shipped directly to the library.

Shop Amazon.com via Wowbrary

Start your Amazon shopping from http://wowbrary.org/fauquier. The library receives a monetary credit whenever a purchase is made through this link.

Donate Gently Used Books and Materials

The library accepts new and used books, audio recordings, and DVDs in good condition. Items not placed in the library’s collection will be sold in the Friends of the Fauquier Library’s used book store, the Book Cellar. If you have more than one box of items to donate, please make arrangements in advance by calling (540) 422-8504.

Become a Friend of the Fauquier Library

Membership dues and Book Cellar sales enable the library to purchase special items and to present cultural events for children, teens and adults. Call (540) 341-3447, for more information on the Friends or to volunteer at the Book Cellar.

Volunteer at the Library

Support your library through a gift of your time. The library has a variety of volunteer opportunities at all three of its locations. Volunteers must be 13 or older and are asked to commit to six months of volunteering. Flexible hours are available Monday through Friday. E-mail Linda Yowell, or call (540) 422-8519, for more information. Volunteer applications are available at all library locations. Check at your local library for specifics. Note: Teen volunteer applications for the 2016 Summer Reading Program are no long being accepted.