Friends of the Library

Friends of Eckhart Public 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: Strawberries Around the Fountain, Annual Book Sales, Dine2Donate Opportunities, Adult Programming, Book Clubs, Reading Clubs, Volunteer Luncheons, Teen Programming, Children’s Programming.

The Friends of Eckhart Public Library Board

President – Andrea Cohn

1st Vice President – Anna Muckenfuss

2nd Vice President – Don Muckenfuss

Treasurer – Tammy Althouse

Secretary – Jenny Kobiela-Mondor


Jessica Griffith

David Hines

Robert Johnson

Aaron Rice

Photo of Friends of the Library Board Members in front of Stained Glass Window

From Left to Right: David Hines, Don Muckenfuss, Aaron Rice, Luke Martin (Friends Liaison), Jenny Kobiela Mondor, Andrea Cohn, and Tammy Althouse

Help the Friends while you shop!

Link your Kroger Card to the Friends of the Eckhart Public Library through Kroger Community Rewards and a percentage of your purchases will be donated to the Friends of the Library. Visit the Kroger Community Rewards page here for instructions.

We want to thank our Business Members!

American Legion Post 97

Auburn Brewing Company

Auburn City Steakhouse

Auburn Dental Associates

Auburn Rotary Club

Community Foundation DeKalb County

First United Methodist Church Auburn

Scheumann Dental Associates

Walmart Distribution Center

Contact the Friends

The Friends can also be reached at: P.O. Box 838 Auburn, IN 46706

2024 Book Sale Dates

January 13th

February 10th

March 9th

April 13th

May 11th

June 8th

July 13th

August 10th

September 14th

October 12th

November 9th

December 14th


Willennar Administrative Annex

212 W 12th Street, Auburn, IN 46706


First Hour: Friends Members Only

9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Sale Open to Public

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.