Friends of the New Providence Memorial Library

The Friends of the New Providence Memorial Library is a 501(3)c non-profit organization whose mission is to raise awareness and funds, as well as advocate for, the New Providence Memorial Library. 

The Friends' sponsorship includes:

Additionally, the Friends organize the Annual Craft Fair, curate a wonderful gallery space in the library, and provide funds for other improvements to the library.

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To become a Friend of the New Providence Memorial Library, make a contribution in one of two ways:

  • Print the donation page, then mail it and a check to: Friends of the New Providence Library, 377 Elkwood Ave., New Providence, NJ 07974. Or hand the envelope to staff at the library's front desk.
  • Donate online - coming soon!

In addition, when you shop the Friends' AmazonSmile page, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the Friends of the New Providence Memorial Library.

The Executive Board is always looking for volunteers.  For more information, send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To learn more about the Friends' activities, follow us on Facebook.

At long last..

.....we are starting to circulate our collection again!

We are very happy to be back and allowed to offer contactless pickup service.  Materials will be circulated from a table behind the front doors.  Holds can be placed for items not currently available and now you can also request items that are on the shelf.  Place holds and requests through the online catalog or call us.

There are some limitations so please be sure to check else where on this site for the complete list of instructions.  

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377 ELKWOOD AVENUE
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ 07974
908-665-0311