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Patrons of the Public Library (POPL): How to Get Involved

POPL: The Patrons of the Public Library is a non-profit organization, which supports the work of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library, both financially and through volunteer efforts.


Contact POPL:

To become a member of POPL, please print and fill out the membership form below and submit it to the Adult Services Division of the Main Library or call (225) 231-3745.


POPL raises money through its monthly sales of gift books, the sale of its special library bookmark, and membership dues. There are three levels of dues:

·         Annual Member - $5.00

·         Supporting Member - $10.00

·         Life Member - $50.00

Memorials, recognitions, bequests, and other special gifts to POPL are tax deductible and greatly appreciated.

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