Friends Mission Statement
The Friends of the LaGrange County Public Library will work to support the mission and goals of the library.
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Library Mission Statement:
The LaGrange County Library will meet the informational and educational needs of the residents of LaGrange County in a professional and courteous manner.
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Friends Board of Directors:
Robert Waltz, President
Diane Cameron,Treasurer
Lisa Walb, Secretary

The Friends of the Library support library services and programs 
through fund-raising, activities, and contributions.
  
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY NEWS
Book, DVD, and Audiobook Sale
June 30 - July 2, 2022:
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June 30: Members Only
July 1: Open to the public
July 2: Public - Bag Sale ($2/bag)

In 2022, we are offering for the first time Audio Books on CD for sale.
There is also a larger supply of DVDs (movies) available than there has been the past couple years. The inventory of children and young adult books seems to be smaller than at previous sales, so come early for the best selection of those. But there is a large quantity of novels for adults on hand. And plenty of Christian, mystery and non fiction books.   
We hope to see you at the sale!

Don't miss the Extended Book Sale on the lower level of the LaGrange Library!
Books are restocked regularly, so there's always something new!

Next Meeting: 
LaGrange County Public Library
Wednesday, June 15
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Agenda:

  • Secretary Report from January meeting
  • Treasurer Report
  • 2022 Donations: Adult Summer Reading Challenge and Children Reading Club ($800 donated to date, possibly additional if requested), other possibilities in support of library programs and facilities.
  • Book Sale: See details above. A sign up sheet for those willing to help setup or work during the sale (collecting money, restocking tables, etc) will be available at the meeting:
    • Setup:
      Tuesday, June 28, and Wednesday, June 29, (if needed) 10 a.m.
    • Sale Days:
      Thursday June 30 (Friends of the Library members only

      Friday July 1 (open to everyone, bring your friends and neighbors)
      Saturday July 2 ($2 bag day, open to everyone)  
      Hours: During Library business hours   

Thank you for your support.
Bob Waltz President

Who Are We?

We are a group of local citizens who voluteer our time to promote our library, literacy, and reading programs in our community. 

The Friends of the Library support library services and programs through fund-raising, activities, and contributions.  In addition to financial support of the library, you can also lend a hand by volunteering. 

What Do We Do?
  • On-going book sale
  • Annual Book Sale
  • Fund adult and youth programs
  • Fund Summer Reading Program
  • Volunteer to help at the library and other events
  • Membership Benefits:
  • Voting privileges at annual meetings
  • Early admission to the annual book sale
  • Early notification of future projects
  • Membership Categories and Dues:
     
    Student (18 and younger) $1.00 per year
    Adult $5.00 per year
    Family $10.00 per year
    Contributor $25.00 per year

    Dues are renewable in January.

    To Become a Member:

    Applications may be picked up at any branch of the LaGrange County Public Library, including the bookmobile, or click here to download a Friends brochure/application. [Requires Adobe Reader.]

    Simply fill out the application and return it to any library branch with your dues!