Friends of the Lester Public Library of Rome




of the Lester Public Library of  Rome


  • Meetings are usually held quarterly and special meetings as needed.  Contact the library for dates and times.  Membership is open to the public and anyone can join any time of the year.
  • Labels for Education has Ended: We are no longer collecting the labels.  Thank you for your support.
  • “Let’s Build It” Capital Campaign raised $250,000!  Contact the library 715-325-8990 or to donate by mail send a check: Friends of the Lester Public Library of Rome, 1157 Rome Center Dr. Nekoosa, WI 54457
  • Volunteer to help at NYAT, Summer Library Reading Program, Lake Camelot food stand, and other opportunities to help raise awareness to the library buildings growing needs.


Advocate continued growth and development of library facilities and resources for community use
Promote community awareness and understanding and use of the library
Encourage community support of library services and projects

Provide volunteer support for library events and programs
Raise funds for immediate needs and long range projects
Promote library use and involvement
Assist the Foundation of the Lester Public Library of Rome


$5 per  calendar year View and print an application (pdf) today or stop by the Library to sign up.  You will be placed on our  email list (optional) and enjoy voting privileges at our meetings.  We are a non-political, fun group that meets several times per year to organize events, learn what’s up at the library, and provide input to our library director.

Current Board

Annual Spring Annual Meeting May 2018.

The Friends of the Library board members are:

President: Steve Raap
Vice President:  Ron Fregien
Secretary: Jeanne Osgood
Treasurer: Katie Wittbrodt

Volunteer Opportunities

Children's Summer Library Program

December Holiday Social and winter meeting

(contact the Library at 715-325-8990 for more information)