Support the Library
Volunteers are a crucial and valued member of our community! We have several projects throughout the year where we need help from volunteers. We have short-term and long-term projects available. Examples of ways you could help:
- Help with programs
- Read shelves
- Make copies
- Help at book sales
Minor Release Form (Volunteens: ages 14-17)
Please consider donating some time! Return the Volunteer Release Form to the library or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop off at the library. Thank you!!
Financial Gifts & Memorial Donations
Honor a Memory or an Individual. Consider making a donation to the public library. MHPL accepts memorial donations or donations honoring individuals by acknowledging accomplishments and milestones in their lives. Material types and subject areas unique to the occasion can be selected, and gift plates can be added as requested too (where applicable). Print and fill out the gift and memorial form (PDF) and return it to library staff with your donation, or visit the library to do so in person. Your support is appreciated.
Donate Books (and other materials)
Donations Accepted on Saturdays 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. Thank You!
Thank you for thinking of our library! Bring book donations to the circulation desk if you only have a few items. For several boxes (or anything more than you can easily carry, please bring to our loading dock on the side of the building off Brush Street, and ring the doorbell. Thank you!!
|Please Donate||Please Do Not Donate|
|Books in like-new or good condition||Stained, dirty, or damaged books|
|Hardcover fiction or non-fiction||Text books older than 2 years|
|Children's books||Reader's Digests or National Geographics|
|DVD movies and TV series||Books with a noticeable odor|
|Books on CD||Encyclopedia sets|
|VHS or cassette tapes|
Librarians will evaluate any donated materials for possible addition to the collection, however not every item is suitable or needed. Items that are not needed for the library collection are donated to the Friends of the Madison Heights Public Library.
Consider recycling books that fall into the 'Please do not donate' category, or turn them into crafts. Ask our librarians for more details.