Why Give to the Library?

We recently produced a video featuring our beautiful facilities, along with comments by patrons of all ages. They speak about the quality collections and services provided by the Library. Please enjoy!


Annual Appeal

Greenwich Library is more than a place to find books; it is a place to connect, learn and grow, both within the walls of our three buildings and beyond to your home, office or on the go.

The Library provides resources for job seekers, support for language learners, early literacy programs for young children and their families, assistance with new technology, and help to navigate the increasingly complex world of online information.

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Opening Night

Opening Night features a world-class performance by the Martha Graham Dance Company in the newly renovated Berkley Theater. A celebratory cocktail party in the library’s Reading Room will follow the performance. Dancers from the company will join the festivities.

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Honor Roll of Donors

The Greenwich Library Board of Trustees and the Friends of Greenwich Library are deeply grateful for your generous donations. All library programs, classes, and lectures are funded entirely by your charitable contributions, enriching the lives of everyone in our community.

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Join the Friends of Greenwich Library

Volunteers are essential partners in the Library’s mission to provide a love of reading and joy of lifelong learning. The Library is very fortunate to have hundreds of volunteers providing assistance with services to patrons, maintaining the shelves, and hosting a wide array of events for the community.  Everyone who gives to the Library is a Friend.

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Planned Giving

We hope you’ll consider including a gift to Greenwich Library in your will or living trust, or naming Greenwich Library as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy or retirement assets. Your gift will create a legacy to help ensure the Library will be enjoyed for generations to come.

Gifts of Stocks & Securities

The Library gratefully accepts the transfer of securities directly from you or your broker. For more information, please contact the Development Office at (203) 622-7957.

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Tributes & Memorial Gifts

Give a gift to the Greenwich Library as a tribute or in honor of a birthday, anniversary or other special occasion.  This is a particularly meaningful way to acknowledge someone, while also supporting the Library.

For more information, please contact the Development Office at 203-622-7957.



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Donate Books & Materials

A wonderful way to support your Library is to donate your used materials to the Friends of the Byram Shubert Library. The Friends will re-sell your donations at their annual book sales. Proceeds from the sales help sponsor branch activities not covered by the Library’s operating budget.