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: 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

First Vice President: Anna Muckenfuss

Second Vice President: Katie Pfister

Treasurer: Aaron Rice

Secretary: Tammy Althouse

Members at Large: Dale Hummer, David Hines, Dick Shankle, Don Muckenfuss, Michelle Wagner, and Nikki Stamm

Photo of the Friends Board of 2022

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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.

Contact the Friends

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

2022 Book Sale Dates

January 8th

February 12th

March 12th

April 9th

May 14th

June 11th

July 9th

August 13th

September 10th

October 8th

November 12th

December 10th


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.