Support the Library

The involvement of our community is integral to help us preserve our beloved historic library, a treasure in the village of Ivoryton, town of Essex. To help us continue to carry out the library’s mission of remaining a viable resource to the area, there are several ways you can get involved. Please consider helping in as many ways as you can.

Become a Member

Ivoryton Library’s annual membership drive is an essential part of our yearly fundraising. Please consider becoming a member. Click the link below for our membership form.

Membership form


Donations of any size are always gratefully accepted and we thank you for considering us.


 If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the Library Director, Elizabeth Alvord. We have opportunities for most of our functions and events, as well as general opportunities to support.
We appreciate any and all help, and we thank you in advance.

Attend Fundraisers and Events

Join us at any of our yearly events to help us meet our goals. From the Pumpkin Chase to our annual night of trivia, there are several opportunities to join the fun each year.

Legacy Giving

We hope that you will consider the Ivoryton Library Association worthy of inclusion in your estate planning. Please remember that the size of the gift is not important—any amounts will help ensure that the library remains a viable resource to the area for generations to come.


Planned Giving brochure