About the Friends of Capitola Branch Library

About the Friends of Capitola Branch Library 2018-10-14T13:59:05+00:00

Join our Capitola Branch Library Friends Chapter! We are building a group of library supporters focused on advocacy, fundraising, volunteering and ensuring the best new branch possible!

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Freinds of Capitola Branch Library bookstoreBooksales:

The Capitola Friends holds book sales (including CD’s, DVD’s) on Saturdays  10 AM to 4 PM.  We are also open Fridays and Sundays from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. All genres, most books from $1 – $2!

When: Fridays and Sundays from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Where:  We have a storefront at the Capitola Mall by the main entrance next to Starbucks.

How you can support the book sales:

  • Come and shop and buy!
  • Donate books, CDs DVDs or other library materials – contact Karen@sploids.com for pickup
  • Attend a Friends meeting or send an email (CapitolaFriendsChapter@sploids.com) to find out what you can do to volunteer to help out with the booksale.


We hold meetings on the third Saturday every other month from 9:00 to 10:00am. Anyone interested in supporting the Capitola Branch is welcome to attend. Come join a great group of library lovers and find out more about the Friends and what we’re up to. And join us in helping to make our new branch a reality!

Next meeting:

Click here to go to the calendar listing for the next meeting.

Our Capitola Branch Friends Chapter Goals:

Until our new branch library opens, we will focus on supporting the construction of
our new branch via advocacy and fundraising.​​

When our new Branch opens, Capitola Friends will continue with our ongoing

  • Fundraising to provide financial assistance for needs not covered in Capitola Library operational or capital budgets;
  • Advocating for the Capitola Branch Library;
  • Supporting innovative and excellent Capitola Library programs and services;
  • Providing opportunities for volunteer service at the Capitola Branch Library.

Chapter Officers:

President:  Toni Campbell
Vice President:  Steve Walsh
Treasurer:  Karen Scott
Secretary:  Keith Gudger

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