New Bern-Craven County
Public Library

a member of the Craven-Pamlico-Carteret Regional Library System

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The Friends of the Library support library programs and services through the proceeds of their twice yearly book-sales. To learn more about donating materials for the books sale, please visit our Gifts and Donations Page.


Spring 2017

Upcoming Events:

The Friends of the Library Big Book Sale will be held at the Sudan Shrine Center (corner of Broad and East Front Streets).
Hours on Friday and Saturday are 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Sunday, 12 noon-4:00 p.m.

Support the Friends with your purchases from  Click the link below to shop AmazonSmile, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to the Friends. It costs you nothing, but it will really help the library.  Your account information and purchase price remain the same.  Thank you for your support!

Friends of the New Bern-Craven County Public Library


Joanne Straight--President
Ellen Serra--Vice-President
Audrey Williams--Secretary
Ellie Toombs--Treasurer


Friends of the New Bern-Craven County Public Library
400 Johnson Street
New Bern, NC 28560

Want to Get Involved?

Join the Friends of the Library today by filling and returning this membership form (pdf).


Friends By-Laws as approved April 2015

URL for this page is
Updated: July 26, 2017.