Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library Warren County (FOL) 

Friends of the Library/Warren County is a non-profit volunteer organization providing important funding for program support as well as needed materials and equipment which would not be possible otherwise.

As an organization, Friends of the Library supports the library in many ways. The group:

  • makes direct gifts of material and equipment
  • provides volunteer help for library events
  • organizes and conducts used book sales
  • sponsors special programs and events
  • helps raise community awareness of our library’s achievements and needs

As a Friend of the Library you will benefit from:

  • members-only previews of book sale items
  • the satisfaction of supporting your local public library

Membership in the Friends of the Library / Warren County is open to anyone interested in the Warren County Public Library. Membership dues are tax deductible.

To join FOL, start by printing the membership form. You can scan the QR code on the form and pay via PayPal then mail the completed form, or you can send the completed form along with a check payable to Friends of the Library / Warren County to the following address:

FOL Membership
175 Iron Skillet Ct. | Bowling Green, KY 42104

As an organization, Friends of the Library supports the library in many ways. 

Capitol Books is a used book store located on the square in downtown Bowling Green in the Capitol (416 East Main). Curated and staffed by Friends of the Library volunteers, it is open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Its collection includes like-new and gently used materials, mostly books, plus puzzles and various other audiovisual media. Prices are $4 for hardcovers; $2 for paperbacks. Children’s books cost $2 for hardcovers and $1 for paperbacks.

Call 270-781-4882, extension 404, or 270-904-6030 to reach the store directly.

You can now support the Friends by using the Kroger Community Rewards program. Click here to enroll and make sure to pick Warren County Public Library Friends of the Library as your organization!

If you have any questions, email