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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. Their book sales are 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.


Did you know that you can help Friends of Eckhart Public Library, Inc. while you shop? Amazon.com has created something called Amazon Smile that donates a portion of your purchase to a charity. If you select Friends of Eckahrt Public Library, Inc. as your charity, a donation will be made to the Friends! Amazon Smile works with all Amazon accounts (including Prime Membership).


Art Shows

Thank you to all those who participated in the 2014 Art Show; all of the pieces were fantastic!

Take a look at the exhibits on Flickr:

Adult Art Show
Teen Art Show


The next art show will take place in May of 2015.


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
Committee

Assist with Publicity

Serve on the Art Show Committee

Serve on the Friends Board

Membership

Individual $10.00

Family $15.00

Silver $25.00

Gold: $50.00

Platinum: $100.00

Become a Friends Member today!

Upcoming Book Sales

July Sale

Exclusive to EPL Friends of the Library
(Memberships available at the door)

Wednesday, July 23, 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.- Friends Only

Open to the Public

Thursday, July 24, 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Friday, July 25, 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 26, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. ($1 a Bag)



October Sale

Exclusive to EPL Friends of the Library
(Memberships available at the door)

Wednesday, October 22, 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.


Open to the Public

Thursday, October 23, 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Friday, October 24, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. ($1 a Bag)

Friends Board of Trustees

President: Mike Mapes

1st Vice President: Emily Drayna

2nd Vice President: Alyce Schnelker

Secretary: Mary Smaltz

Treasurer: Bill Schaab

Member: Jan Barber

Member: Susan Fischer

Member: Kathie Kock

Member: Lorna Schlosser

Member: Sherri Sible

Donations

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