Friends Groups

#Participate in the various Friends of Jacksonville Public Library groups!

Friends of the Library groups are independent, community-managed groups that are organized to enhance the reach and value of the library. Please contact any of the groups listed below if you wish to join them as a member or volunteer.


#Friends of Jacksonville Public Library

David Smith, President
Personal: 904-910-0539
Friends Main Office: 904-255-6002
3435 University Blvd N. Jacksonville, FL 32277

#Friends of Beaches Branch Library

Marianna Kane, President​
600 3rd Street, Neptune Beach, FL 32266


#Friends of Mandarin Library

Ted Hornoi-Centerwall, President 
3330 Kori Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32257


#Friends of Bill Brinton Murray Hill Library

Nancy Beecher, President
918 Edgewood Avenue South, Jacksonville, FL 32205


#Friends of Bradham and Brooks Library

Antonia Bryant, President
1755 Edgewood Avenue West, Jacksonville, FL 32208


#Friends of Willowbranch Library

Roxanne Henkle, President
Personal: 904-210-0011
2875 Park St., Jacksonville, FL 32205


#Friends of Brentwood Branch Library

Ms. Sharon Coon, Founder & Chair
3725 Pearl St., Jacksonville, FL 32206


#Friends of South Mandarin Branch Library

Kenneth Tucker, President
12125 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32223


#Friends of Maxville Branch Library

Kim North, President
8375 Maxville Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32234