Welcome to the Collier-Friends website, home of the Friends of the Library of Collier County, Inc., located in Naples, Florida.
The Friends of the Library was formed to establish a free
public library system in Collier County. The ongoing mission of the
support and to enrich the services of the Collier County Public Library
The Friends of the Library is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation.
Membership dues & donations are tax-deductible. more about
Naples Regional Library
650 Central Avenue
Naples, FL 34102
HOURS: Mon.-Fri., 9:30 - 4:30
PHONE: 239 262-8135
EMAIL: Marlene Kern
|Friends in the Media
A collection of articles featuring the FOL events, plus Board member Carla Grieve for the Naples Daily News.
March 2015, January 2015, October 2014
The Nick Linn Lecture Series is our annual winter lecture and
luncheon series featuring four major bestselling authors. The
series is named for Friends president, long-time board member and
benefactor Nick Linn.
Four dynamic bestselling authors confirmed!
Buy your tickets for the 2016 series using our secure online site.
WHEN: Noon: Thursdays, February 4 & 18; Mondays, March 7 & 14 - 2016.
WHERE: Grand Lawn Pavilion, Ritz Carlton Golf Resort,
2600 Tiburon Drive, Naples, FL 34109
Luncheon begins at 12 noon, lecture at 1 pm.
For questions and information, please contact Marlene Kern of the Friends Office at (239) 262-8135.
New to the annual Linn Lectures Series?
Featured writers appearing in past years of this popular series have included Tami Hoag, Nicholas Sparks, James Grippando, James Patterson, Dennis Lehane, Harlan Coben, Linda Fairstein, Sara Paretsky, Lisa Gardner, and Sandra Brown. Enjoy another great lineup of bestselling authors in the 2016 series!