Friends of the Osage County Library

Who We Are


The Friends is a group that shares the common goal to build a partnership between the library and the community in pursuit of quality library services for all residents of Osage County.   The Friendsgroup encourages all members of the Osage community to join with the FriendsTogether we can accomplish great things.

How to Become a Member


Fill out a membership application form and mail it with your membership fee to the address below, or leave it with your membership fee at the circulation desk of the Osage County Library. Membership is open to any individual, family or organization that wishes to support the Osage County Library.

Friends of the Osage County Library
P.O. Box 349
Linn, MO 65051

What We Do

Since 2003, FOCL has been promoting and supporting the Osage County Library in a variety of ways, including contributions of new materials, shelving, furniture and programming services just to name a few.

Annual FOCL Book Sale


Every year in September, the Osage Friends group hosts a book sale which benefits the library.  Throughout the year, the Friends accept donations of books, movies, music, games and puzzles for the sale.   The 2017 FOCL book sale will take place September 23rd from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and September 24th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Osage County Community Center located on Hwy. 50 near the State Technical College.