Of the DeLand Public

The Friends of the Library (FOL) are dedicated to fostering a love of libraries, books
and reading in
the Volusia County area by community outreach, advocacy and support of
the Volusia County Public Library

The Friends of the DeLand Public Library

The book store hours are:
9:30am - 3:30pm, Monday - Friday.

The February book sales dates are:
February 9th, 10th & 11th. Click the book sales calendar button for details.

The Friends of the DeLand Library has honorably changed the book store name to the Louise Caccamise Friends Bookstore. Louise has been a devoted president of the Board for 20 years and has retired from the position.


Every current member of the Friends of the Deland Library Book Store is cordially invited to the annual membership meeting on Wednesday, January 4th at 2 pm in the auditorium. Along with updating news and summarizing the successful year, we will honor the following members:
Louise Caccamise is resigning as Board President after 10 dedicated years. Joyce Chester is stepping down as our bookstore manager and Membership Chair.
These two ladies have let a definitive mark in the community. Their devoted efforts have made the Friends an outstanding organization. Come to congratulate their efforts!

Joyce Chester has been book store manager and membership chair for 10 years. Her devoted commitment has made the store a great success!

Come to the bookstore for commercial free activities with books, puzzles, DVDs and CDs

The Friends paid for the new rug in the children's area:

Get Involved!

The Friends of the DeLand Public Library enjoy an exceptional position in our community. Through our volunteer efforts and financial support, our members foster literacy, education and lifelong learning. We are a non-profit organization open to everyone who believes in a strong library system.

What do the Friends of the Library Do?
We sponsor programs to enhance the cultural awareness of the community as well as focus attention on the Library, such as author lectures, book signings, book discussions, exhibitions and special programming for adult and young readers;

  • Provide volunteers to run book sales and book store
  • Encourage memorials, endowments and gifts of all kinds to further enhance the Library's services.

What's in it for you?

  • Advance notice of special library programs;
  • Monthly E-mail Newsletters
  • Invitations to special events;
  • An opportunity to become involved in library activities;

Become a Friend:

Make your check payable to "Friends of the DeLand Library". Fill out a membership form and mail to:

Friends of the DeLand Public Library
130 East Howry
DeLand, FL 32724

We welcome all donations-Books, CDs, DVDs, Games, Puzzles, etc. No magazines.

January 2023

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Friends of the Library

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Thursday 3 - 6 PM:
February 9

Fridays 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
February 10

Saturdays 9:30 AM - 1 PM
February 11

Plus more sales coming!

*Friends Members shop first!
1 - 3 PM Thursday
February 9



The Friends value volunteers. Become a volunteer and help with our book sales and book store.

The Friends is a nonprofit organization dependent on the generous donations of others.



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Friends of the Library
130 East Howry Avenue
DeLand, FL 32724
(386) 822-6430

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