Friends of the Goffstown Public Library

Libraries are an integral part of thriving communities and we do our part to help make sure our library is healthy and vibrant in the Goffstown community. We are an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization interested in the Goffstown Public Library. We strive to focus public attention on and stimulate use of the Library. We also support the American Library Association’s Library Bill of Rights, which expresses the rights of library users to intellectual freedom.

The Friends sponsor or subsidize many programs throughout the year and provide a presence in the Library and greater Goffstown community.

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Sign up to receive occasional email updates and find out about upcoming events and ways you can volunteer with the Friends.

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Programs & Fundraisers

Book Sales

Year-round book sale on the 3rd floor of the Library. Spring & Fall book sales during Main Street Events. *Acceptance of material donations are on hold as of March 2020.*

Once Upon a Pie

This annual pie baking competition and auction is a fun & delicious fundraiser, usually held in November.

Knit & Crochet Club

A monthly knitting and crochet club—crafters of all abilities are welcome!

Monetary Donations

Your donations can work for you, are always welcome and appreciated. Friends of the Goffstown Public Library is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Please make checks payable to Friends of Goffstown Public Library. You can drop off donations at the Library or mail to:

Friends of the GPL, c/o Goffstown Library, 2 High Street, Goffstown, NH 03045

Little Free Library | Take a Book • Return a Book
At Abingdon Park on Mast Road in Pinardville, next to the Rite Aid parking lot.

The Little Free Library project came to fruition through a collaboration between Samantha Nizer, a 17-year old homeschool student; the Goffstown Public Library and the Friends of the Goffstown Public Library. Dedication was held on October 6, 2015.

  • There will be a variety of books at this Little Free Library so anyone stopping by will find something they may want to read.
  • The Little Free Library relies on the honor system, with a “Take a Book, Return a Book” philosophy.
  • Thanks to the Cruess family, of Bedford-based civil engineering firm TFMoran, for use of the park location.
  • For more information, please visit
October 2015 Little Free Library Dedication
October 2015 Little Free Library Dedication