Library Info

Join the Friends of the McFarland Library

Joining the Friends is easy! Fill out a form and turn in at the library to become a member. Membership levels range from $1 for students to $100 for lifetime memberships, and forms are available at the library. For more information about the Friends, see the Friends Web Page.

Donate to the E.D. Locke Public Library of McFarland Endowment Fund

The E.D. Locke Public Library Endowment Fund is a long term investment in the future of our library and our community. The interest generated from the endowment fund helps fund programs, events, and new technologies for the library and the community. The endowment will augment, not replace, municipal funding.

Donations are tax-deductible. Tax receipts will be mailed to you.

Three Ways to Donate

  1. Checks may be made payable to the E. D. Locke Public Library. Please note "For Endowment Fund" on the check. The donation may be dropped off or mailed to:
    E. D. Locke Public Library
    5920 Milwaukee St.
    Mc Farland, WI 53558
  2. Checks may be made payable to the Madison Community Foundation. Please note "For E. D. Locke Public Library Endowment Fund" in the memo line of the check. Checks can be mailed to:
    Madison Community Foundation
    111 N. Fairchild St., Suite 260
    Madison, WI 53703
  3. Online donations can be made at