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The Friends of the Milwaukee Public Library recognizes the value of our great library and celebrates all it has to offer. Your Friends membership dollars provide financial support to keep the library’s outstanding collections, resources and programs free and accessible for all. Join today!

Friends Annual Membership Levels and Benefits

Bookworm - $40 (Individuals)
  • Coupon for one free book from the Bookseller, Central Library’s used bookstore.
  • The Reader newsletter with information about library events.
Novel - $70 (Couples)
  • Membership gift
  • Special first look at used book sales.
  • Mention as an honored donor in the library and foundation’s annual report.
Bestseller - $150
  • A Milwaukee Public Library book bag.
Classic - $250
  • Invitation to a special behind-the-scenes tour of Central Library.
Masterpiece - $500
  • Invitation to lunch hosted by the MPL Director
Epic - $1,000 and above
  • Dinner with MPL Director

Members receive all benefits up to and including their donation level.