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
  • Furniture replacement
  • Scholarships for high school diplomas online
  • Community events
  • Support the Free Little Libraries located at Community & Centennial Parks


  • Carol Knauf, President
  • Cindy Erickson, Vice President
  • Rose Coyle, Treasurer
  • Marilyn Lambrose, Secretary
  • Kitty Bystrom, Secretary
  • Ellen Welk, Membership Chair

Download the Friends Bylaws.

How to Join

To join, fill out the Friends Membership 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 4:00 PM on these following Wednesdays:
  • July 21, 2021
  • September 15, 2021
  • November 17, 2021
  • January 19, 2022 *Reschedule to February 23, 2022
  • March 16, 2022
  • May 18, 2022  

For questions or more information, please email