Friends of the Library


Adopt A Shelf or Buy A Paver

    Honor A Loved One
    Commemorate An Event
    Show Your Support
    Support A Group

Sponsored by the Friends of the White House Library          

Each engraved shelf plaque costs $50.00 and will be displayed on a library shelf at
the New White House Public Library

Each Engraved Paver Costs $100 and will be displayed In the walkways of the New White House Public Library


Print a form by clicking on the links below then click download and return the completed form to the White House Inn Library and Museum

Adopt a shelf form

Buy a paver form

Mission Statement:

To build, grow and sustain quality enrichment programs for the community through the library.

Annual Membership Levels:
Individual Membership $10.00
Family Membership  $20.00
Business Membership  $50.00
We also offer a Lifetime Membership at $200.00.

We welcome any donation in addition to your membership.

Memberships can be dropped in the “Friends” lockbox at the library during regular business hours.

You can also mail us your check for membership or donations, made payable to

“Friends of the White House Library”  P.O. Box 1445,  White House, TN 37188.


Friends members receive the following:
Extended checkout times on all library items except tech devices
A $5 coupon to the book sale room
Addition to the Friends of the Library Newsletter
And knowledge that you helped the library

The Friends of the Library group is always looking for volunteers to help with the book sale room, special events and fundraising. If you would like to bring your special talents to our board, please email us at

You can contact the Friends of the White House Library by email at  Also, like us on Facebook – The Friends of the White House Library. 

The Friends of the White House Library is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization making your donation tax deductible.

2018 events/accomplishment                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Held a Spring Wishes Donation drive for the library


2017 events/accomplishments
Sponsored the Library’s Fandomcon event
Received the Summer Reading Dollar General Grant
Purchase a 2017 encyclopedia set for the library
Held a silent auction fundraising event
Sponsored the Christmas Book Club breakfast
Sponsored the Christmas Open House
Held a Christmas Wish Tree donation drive for the library
Made a $16,000 donation to the city for the new library building


2016 events/accomplishments
Created a board game and puzzle collection for the library.
Received a Summer Reading Dollar General Grant.
Legos for the Lego Table
Sponsored Christmas Book Club breakfast
Sponsored Christmas Open House
Held a Christmas Wish Tree donation drive for the library
Purchased Children’s book for library
Made donations to the city for the new library building


2015 events/accomplishments
Hosted one book sale
Received the Walmart Grant for Summer Reading
Sponsored the children’s summer reading program
Purchased books for the library
Sponsored a Fall reading program for the teens
Sponsored a Christmas Breakfast for our book club members,
Sponsored the Library’s Christmas Open House


Friends of the Library Board Members:

Sherry Tackett - President
Sherry Eden - Vice Chair
Leslie DeHaven - Secretary
Lou Nuñez - Treasurer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Wanda Grimes - Board Member