The River Vale Free Public Library is a member of the Bergen County Cooperative Library System (BCCLS). This consortium of 77 public libraries delivers quality library service to the general public through sharing of books and other materials, purchasing, maintaining and sharing a computer system and providing common access to the cooperative's data bases. Your River Vale Library card enables you to access the collections of all members of the cooperative by using the BCCLS online catalog.
The Friends of the
River Vale Library
The mission of the Friends of the River Vale Library is to enhance the library by providing financial support for programming and special projects which benefit the citizens of River Vale.
Becoming a Friends of the River Vale Library has its Benefits! - By becoming a Friend of the River Vale Library, not only are you supporting our library but your membership entitles you to various discounts at our local merchants. Learn more about our benefits by attending our next meeting!
Donate to the Friends 2023 Fund Drive
To our Dear Friends and Neighbors,
We extend our deepest thanks and appreciation to all our friends and neighbors who have generously supported us in the past. Through your generosity, we have been able to successfully meet our stated mission to enhance the River Vale Free Public Library through the resources of people, programming and financial assistance for library improvements.
Checks should be made out to: The Friends of the River Vale Library
Send donations to:
The River Vale Free Public Library
412 Rivervale Road
River Vale, NJ 07675
Contributions are tax deductible. We welcome matching contribution from your employer.
2023 Friends Programs:
• Monthly - First Friday Programming, Book Discussion Group and Garden Club
• 2023 Summer Reading Program from Children, Teens, and Adults
• Children and Young Adult after-school programming
• Special Events such as lectures, concerts and bus trips
We encourage your participation, both through your financial generosity and your personal involvement. So, whether it’s our lively book discussions, informative programs, special events, or fundraising activities – we invite you to attend our monthly meetings, make new Friends and participate in the growth of River Vale’s center for free information and personal enrichment – your local public library.