Eckhart Public Library

Friends of the Library

The Friends of Eckhart Public Library, Inc. in Auburn, Indiana is a non-profit organization whose enthusiastic support makes many special library programs possible. The Annual Book Sale is dedicated to making significant contributions to the steady growth of the library and its services to the community. Friends help promote the library by sponsoring activities which encourage reading and broaden the user base of the library. Sponsored activities include: Annual Book Sales, Giving Thanks Silent Auction, Adult Programming, Book Clubs, Reading Clubs, Volunteer Luncheons, Teen Programing, Children's Programing.

Art Shows

46th Annual Art Show Registration Form

4th Annual Teen Art Show Registration Form

Be A Friend

As a Friend you can:

Help the library through contributions of
time and money

Receive The Bookmark, the library's newsletter

Attend special previews for Friends
book sales

Voting privileges at Friends Meeting

Membership dues and gifts are
tax deductible

Get Involved

Become a Friends Volunteer

Sort Books for Book Sale

Work at the Book Sale

Serve on the Annual Meeting

Assist with Publicity

Serve on the Art Show Committee

Serve on the Friends Board


Gold: $50.00

Silver $25.00

Family $15.00

Individual $10.00

Upcoming Book Sales

October 23th

October 24th

October 25th

The next book sale will be in 2014!

Friends Board of Trustees

President: Jan Barber

1st Vice President: Emily Drayna

2nd Vice President: Alyce Schnelker

Secretary: Mary Smaltz

Treasurer: Bill Schaab

Member: Susan Fischer

Member: Kathie Kock

Member: Mike Mapes

Member: Lorna Schlosser

Member: Sherri Sible


If you would like more information about making donations to the Friends, click here.