The library will be closing early at 4 pm on Wednesday 11/24 and will be closed on Thursday 11/25 and Friday 11/26 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will be open our usual hours on Saturday 11/27.

Ventress Memorial Library

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Friends of the Ventress Memorial Library

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We Are 
  • The Friends of the Ventress Memorial Library is a 501c3 volunteer organization open to all members of the community.
  • The Friends support the library through fundraising, advocacy, and program sponsorships.
  • We’re an important source of funding for the library. Did you know that less than 1% of the Town’s budget is allocated to the library? 
What We Do
  • Donate money each year to help fund the library’s collection of books and MORE!
  • Raise funds through Book Sales, Book Auctions, and Fundraising Events
  • Sponsor Children’s Programs 
  • Sponsor Adult Concerts, Lectures, & Performances
  • Purchase 14 Museum Passes annually
  • Fund Staff Development & Training
  • Provide a $500 Scholarship to a Marshfield High School Senior 
How You Can Help
  • Donate
    • Your membership or one time donation are tax deductible within the extent allowed by the law. Click here to download the form which you can complete and return with your check made out to the Friends of the Ventress Memorial Library or click on the Donate Button Below to use a credit, debit or PayPal account to donate to the Friends.
  • Volunteer
    • We have opportunities to meet any commitment level and schedule! If you are interested, fill out the volunteer form below!
  • Participate
    • Come to a meeting – 1st Wednesday of each month September thru June!
  • Amazon Smile
    • Click on this link and you will automatically designate that 0.5% of your purchases on Amazon are donated to the Friends of the Ventress Memorial Library 

Click here to view our  Annual Report.

Donate to the Ventress Library Friends!

To donate via Paypal, debit, or credit card, click the link below.

To donate via check, please mail your contribution to:

Friends of the Ventress Library
PO Box 298
Marshfield, MA 02050

To donate via cash, please visit the library.

Volunteer Form

Interested in assisting the Friends of the Ventress Memorial Library?