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Friends Foundation Culver’s Nig...


Join us on Monday, March 23, 2015 for dinner and Culver’s signature frozen custard, and help the Friends carry out their mission of raising funds to support the many resources available at the Huntley Area Public Library. The Friends earn a percentage of all sales from 4 – 8 p.m. at Culver’s of Huntley located […]

April 2015 Book Sale


April 2015 Book Sale Saturday, April 11: 9:15 a.m – 1 p.m. Sunday, April 12: 12:30 – 4 p.m. Location: Huntley Area Public Library Program Room 11000 Ruth Road, Huntley, IL Sunday Only: Fill a Friends Foundation reusable bag for $5!

The Human Race


The Human Race Sunday, April 27 • 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Race Address:  McHenry County College 8900 RT 14, Crystal Lake IL 60012 Parking on site Support the Friends Foundation by donating to the Human Race, sponsoring a team, or registering to walk or run the 5K on Sunday, April 26.   Strollers are welcome. […]

Friends Receive Silver Recognition Aw...

Pictured Left to Right:  Pamela Kampwerth - Friends Liaison; Genevieve Hochwarter - President; Janis Ruffino - Vice Presdient; Frank Novak - Library Director.

The Friends Foundation received a Silver Recognition Award from the Huntley Area Public Library for 25 years of service. Over the years the Friends have donated money and many items to the library to supplement what the library budget could not cover. From February 2010 until December 2013 the Friends Foundation has donated $150,000 to […]

Friends Receive $2,500 Donation


The Friends were honored to receive this generous $2,500 donation courtesy of America’s Farmers Grow Communities. The donation was possible by local winners for McHenry County, Darrell & Pamela Kampwerth from Hamilton Farms.

Mission Statement

The Friends Foundation mission is to raise funds to support and promote the many resources available at the Huntley Library. We are a 501(c)(3) public charity.