Why become a member?
Being a Friend of Auburn Library Service is great fun, with regular social events and talks which take place throughout the year. These activities are a great way to get to know your local library, library staff and other like-minded people in the community.
Become a Friend of Auburn Library and share in the experience of helping the Auburn Library Service to become even better!
Membership benefits include:
- 10 free reservation vouchers
- Quarterly newsletter
- Advance notice of all library events
- A vote at the Annual General Meeting and eligibility for nomination to the FOALS executive committee
- The opportunity to learn more about how a library works
- The opportunity to work on a FOALS committee
How much does membership cost?
- Individual $5
- Student $3
- Pensioner $3
- Family $8
All FOALS members and interested members of the public are welcome to attend. Meetings are held once a month.
- Second Thursday of the month at 6.30pm at Auburn Library
How to join
Fill in the FOALS Membership Application and return it to your nearest Auburn City Library branch.
Read what's happening in our local Library Community in the Folio
, the Quarterly FOALS Newsletter.
Auburn Future Writers Competition
The Auburn Future Writers Competition is hosted each year by the Friends of Auburn Library Services (FOALS) and Auburn City Library.
This is a short story writing competition for students in years 4-12 to encourage them to develop their creative potential. Shortlisted entries are published in an anthology which is available for purchase online or borrowing from the library. Proceeds go to FOALS.
Please visit the links below to purchase past copies of the Auburn Future Writers Competition Anthology.
2012 Auburn Future Writers Competition Anthology
2014 Auburn Future Writers Competition Anthology
2015 Auburn Future Writers Competition Anthology
2016 Auburn Future Writers Competition Anthology