We believe the Manatee County Public Libraries are vital to the
success of our community. Our support strengthens the Libraries’
ability to foster excellence today and tomorrow.
Since 1985, the Library Foundation Inc. has been providing essential support to the Manatee County Public Library system to enable it to delight our community with its prize-winning free services. We welcome your support to continue this proud legacy.
The goals of the Manatee County Public Library system are to nurture imagination, promote lifelong learning, and enrich the community. With the direct support of Manatee County, the Library system has been providing services since 1914.
Manatee Library Foundation Board
"I have found the most valuable thing in my
wallet is my library card."
Julie Perry | Doris Pope | Artis Wick
Tammy Parrott, Library Services Manager
Lee Washington, Director of Neighborhood Services
Scott Hopes, County Administrator