Support the Library at the Friends of the
Annual Fall Book Sale
Shop until you drop!
Choose from thousands of books, CD's, and movies at the Annual
Fall Book Sale at the Wauconda Area Library from
Friday, October 5 through Sunday, October 7.The book
sale is sponsored by the Friends of the
Wauconda Area Library.
October 5 - 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 6 -
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 7 - 12:00 p.m. to
Sunday Only - Fill a bag for
Special Friends Preview Night
Thursday, October 4 at 7:00
The Friends of the Library are invited to
the "Friends Preview Night" on Thursday, October 5
from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Annual memberships and
renewals will be made available at the library's Information
Desk in advance and also during the Preview Night.
Memberships will also be available throughout the sale.
What's involved in joining the Friends of the
Stop by the Information
Desk at the library to fill out a membership form or click here.
The Friends of the Library meets on the second Wednesday of
the month at 7:30 p.m. in the Genevieve Lincoln Meeting
Room. Members of the Friends are entitled to a 50%
discount on all Friends-sale books. For more
information, please call the library at 847-526-6225 or check
out the Friends
The purpose of the Friends of the
The Friends of the
Library enriches the community by raising funds to
support library services. The Friends group also
acts as library advocates and works to ensure that the
library plays an important role in the community. Just
this last year, the Friends group has sponsored:
Literary and Culture
Betsy Lewin Children's Author Event
Mother Daughter Crafts
Summer Concert Series
Fall Used Book
four-year old get ready for kindergarten!
Stop by the Children's Services
desk to pick up a 2007 - 2008 calendar full of activities
designed to develop the skills your child will need to start
school. If you bring your four-year old with you when
you pick up the calendar during the month of September, your
child will receive a special surprise! Calendars,
available in both English and in Spanish, are generously
provided by the United Way of
Forget a textbook at school?
The library to the
The library has reference
copies of the Wauconda and Transfiguration
school textbooks for all grade levels from
kindergarten through 12. The Children's Services
textbook collection serves kindergarten through grade 6.
The Adult Services textbook collection serves grade 7 through
grade 12. Librarians are happy to show you where they
are located and to assist in making copies of needed
materials. For more information or to locate a specific
textbook, call the library at 847-526-6225.
Library 801 N.