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Friends of the Library Meeting

Please join us for our upcoming Friends of the East Troy Lions Public Library Meeting, scheduled for August 24th at 5:30 p.m.  New/prospective members are always welcome.
Click on the link below to access a letter with more details about upcoming programs.

Friends 2016 letter

Who are the Friends of the East Troy Lions Public Library?
We are book lovers, information seekers, readers, listeners, music and movie buffs.  We are young and old, with varying interests and backgrounds.  We all treasure ideas and value the public library as a vital community resource.  And we all believe the East Troy Lions Public Library stands ready to serve the whole community.

What do the Friends do?
The Friends lend  support to a variety of programs
  • Summer Reading Program  reading incentives
  • StoryWagon Summer family performances
  • Author presentations and book signings
  • Student art displayed in the library
  • New technology purchases that fall outside of the regular budget
  • Book sales      
  • eBay bookstore 
  • Friends of the Library Book Bags    
  • Help with projects
  • Assist with library programs
  • Perform various library tasks
  • Promote community awareness
  • Publicize library events and services

It's easy to become a Friend!
Download a membership form or
For  information about joining the Friends call 642-6262
Membership Levels       
  • Short Story                      $15
  • Paperback                      $25
  • Novella                            $50
  • Great American Novel  $100
  • Masterpiece                   $250
Benefits of Membership:
  • Membership cards will be mailed to new and renewing members
  • Members will receive a small Friends of the Library book bag when joining at the $25 Paperback level
  • Receive one free entry into the Drawing for Prizes for each of your children during the summer reading program
  • Membership expires every December 31

Friends of the Library Bylaws

We will be voting on our new Bylaws document at our next Annual Meeting, scheduled for May 11th, 2016, at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link below to access a draft document of the Bylaws.

Friends of the Library Bylaws (Draft)