Join the Friends

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Friends Support the Library

Through their fundraising efforts, the Friends support the mission of the library by donating funds and volunteer hours. They have supported a variety of projects such as:

  • Summer reading prizes
  • Artwork & decorations
  • Large events
  • Library Cards for All
  • Circulating video games
  • Furniture replacement


  • Carol Knauf, President
  • Alesha Henley, Vice President
  • Kitty Bystrom, Secretary
  • Rose Coyle, Treasurer
  • Ellen Welk, Membership Chair
  • Marilyn Lambrose, Publicity

Download the PDF of the Friends BylawsFor questions or more information, please email

How to Join

To join the Friends of the Addison Public Library, download and fill out this PDF form and return it to:              

Friends of the Addison Public Library
4 Friendship Plaza
Addison, IL 60101
Curious to see what the Friends are doing? Attend a meeting! They meet at the Library at 7:00 PM on
  • November 18, 2015
  • January 20, 2016
  • March 16, 2016
  • May 18, 2016 (annual meeting and election of officers)