Silver Spring Chapter

900 Wayne Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Chapter President: Kathlin Smith


Our September newsletter is now available!





Children’s Author Series at Silver Spring Library

author series



Saturday, Sept. 22, 11:00 am

Author Sue Fliess kicks off a new series sponsored by FOLSS in partnership with MCPL. Fliess will read from her book, Mary Had a Little Lab, and will engage children in an interactive STEM activity.  Intended for children ages 3-5, to be accompanied by an adult.


FOLSS 2019-2021 Strategic Plan

Read our 2019-2021 Strategic Plan!

FOLSS Board and Key Volunteer Position Descriptions

View the descriptions

We welcome your donations of used books!

We are excited to be able to accept donations of gently-used books to stock the book cart. Please drop off your donations in the yellow tub behind the used book cart by the elevators on the 3rd floor.

Please remember that we are not able to accept magazines or textbooks. Thank you.


 Join us!

We invite you to join Friends of the Library, Silver Spring. Your membership dues and contributions allow us to augment public funding for programs, materials, and equipment at Silver Spring Library.

Becoming a member is easy! Use the orange JOIN button at the top right of this page – please make sure to select Silver Spring Chapter on the drop down menu. Thank you!

 Volunteer with us!

By giving a little of your time, you can make a big difference for our community. We need volunteers to help with

  • sorting donations for book cart sales
  • preparing mailings
  • staffing events
  • publicizing our events through your social media networks, neighborhood listservs, and other outlets
  • writing or photographing for our newsletter
  • translating event information into Spanish, Amharic, and other languages, as needed
  • serving on a committee or as an officer of our chapter

For more information, contact Kathlin Smith at

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