Patrons readingIn early 2015, the Friends commissioned a feasibility study for the Keene Public Library Renovation and Expansion Project that confirmed strong support in the Monadnock philanthropic community – an affirmation that led to this campaign. Visit our Campaign Leadership, Funding and Contact pages for more information.


Keene Public Library Mission Statement

To provide free, open, and convenient access for all Keene residents to acquire information for growth in their personal knowledge; for life-long learning and enjoyment; for the fulfillment of informational needs, desires, and curiosities; and for enhancing quality of life in the community.