The Friends of the Forest Hill Library is a 501(C)(3) Non-Profit entity dedicated to raise funds and awareness of the Forest Hill Public Library.

The Friends began in 1987 at the opening of the first Forest Hill Library.


A FRIENDS membership application is available on the information table directly inside the Library.

Mail the application along with your tax-deductible donation to the Forest Hill Public Library District, Attention: Friends.

To join FRIENDS, please select one of the membership categories.

  • $10.00 Seniors

  • $10.00 Young Friend

  • $20.00 Friend

  • $30.00 Family

  • $100.00 Corporate Friend

Goals of FRIENDS

  • To promote the interest and welfare of the Forest Hill Library as a cultural and educational asset to the city of Forest Hill, Texas.

  • To attract bequests, and gifts of books, volunteer labor, manuscripts, money or other library materials.

  • To receive and maintain funds of real or personal property for exclusive use towards charitable, religious, scientific, educational, or literary purposes either directly or by contributions to organizations that are exempt under Section 501 (c)(3) or the Internal Revenue Code.


Organizing Members:

President: Sheila Taylor

Treasurer: Alveta Jones


Charlotte Hogan-Price

Phyliss Lowery, John Wilkerson,

Ada Newsom-Sami, Patsy Brown, Jerline & Henry F. Harvey

Meetings: 2nd Tuesday, Monthly @ 6:00 PM

Location: FHPL Community Room

6962 Forest Hill Drive

Forest Hill, Texas 76140

Library Phone Number: 817-551-5354