FRIENDS of the Gulf Beaches Public Library

 is a not-for-profit organization with the purpose of promoting and supporting the public library that serves residents and visitors of Madeira Beach, North Redington Beach, Redington Beach, Redington Shores and Treasure Island. The organization was founded in the 1950’s and continues to provide the library with funds and services for resources which are not necessarily possible through funding by the cities.


Visit our Bookstore!  It is open every day the Library is open and offers books, magazines, paperbacks and audiovisual materials at bargain prices.


Join The Friends

Love and support your local library by joining the FRIENDS.

Become a member of our team and join us in as we work to provide the materials that the library needs

to improve and enhance services for everyone in our Beach Communities!


Download an application now Friends Membership Application

Or pick one up at the Circulation Desk


Levels include:         



Friends Annual Book Sale

3 Friends

            From l-r -- Debi Schuttle, Jane Wrynn, Marilyn Hafling


 Annual Individual     $10.00 
 Annual Family     $20.00
 Lifetime Individual $100.00 
 Lifetime Family $150.00
~~~Lifetime includes name inscription on our book wall~~~


Join us the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm at the library. Everyone is Welcome. The Friends don't meet in June, July, & August.


For more information about Friends, check out our Pelican Pages newsletter!

Summer 2016

Winter 2016

Fall 2015


Donations and gently used books, CDs and DVDs are needed.


Friends Volunteer Opportunities

In addition to memberships and donations, The Friends of the Gulf Beaches Public Library needs energy and skills from its members to undertake many its activities. If you are interested, please download the form below and check the items which you may be willing to contribute time and efforts. Please contact us at 727-391-2828 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like more information or to volunteer.

Friends Volunteer Opportunities Form


Officers and Board of Directors    

President Judi Green
Vice President Linda McArtor
Secretary Deby Weinstein
Treasurer Theresa Westerfield
Library Director Maggie Cinnella


Friends of the Library

Lunch 2014

Front Row - (from l - r) - Rosemary Keller, Deby Weinstein(Secretary), Jane Wrynn , Judi Green(President)
Back Row - (from l - r) - Nancy Schubart, Debi Schutte , Jane Jordon, Marilyn Hafling , Linda McArtor(Vice President), Jennie Blackburn