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Holiday Basket Fundraiser Begins

Holiday Basket Fundraiser Begins

Holiday Basket Fundraiser November 20 – December 15 Tickets:  $1 each or 6 for $5 Holiday Basket tickets are on sale at the Huntley Library Information Desk through December 15.  Basket items were generously donated by local businesses and Friends.   2015 Holiday Basket List Huntley Park District Pool Party – for 12 Movie Night […]

December 2015 Book Sale


December 2015 Book Sale Friday, December 4: 4 – 8 p.m. Saturday, December 5: 9:15 a.m – 1 p.m. Sunday, December 6: 12:30 – 4 p.m. Location: Huntley Area Public Library Program Room 11000 Ruth Road, Huntley, IL Special holiday books, music and movies: Paperbacks: $1 Hardcover: $2 Sunday Only: Fill a Friends Foundation reusable […]

Friends Foundation Fundraising Night ...

Friends Foundation Fundraising Night at Culver’s of Huntley

Culver’s Fundraising Night Monday, August 31, 2015 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Join us for dinner!  Friends earn a percentage of all sales from 4 – 8 p.m.  Bring a friend and enjoy one of Culver’s signature burgers with a frozen custard treat. The Friends are  holding a 50/50 Cash Raffle at the event.  The winner […]

Minilinks 2015 Gallery

Minilinks 2015 Gallery

On Friday, August 14, the Friends Foundation’s annual Minilinks fundraiser took place where kids could play mini-golf inside the Huntley Area Public Library. Thanks to the community for supporting the Friends, enjoy this Minilinks 2015 Gallery. In addition to 9 holes of mini-golf, there were some great back to school opportunities for kids including prizes […]

Minilinks@thelibrary Fundraiser

Minilinks@thelibrary Fundraiser

Minilinks@thelibrary Fundraiser Friday, August 14 6 – 7:45 p.m. $3 per person/$10 per family Enjoy 9 holes of golf INSIDE the Huntley Area Public Library, 11000 Ruth Road, Huntley, IL Event Includes: Kona Ice – Friends Earn 10% of sales Tour a District 158 School Bus Drawing for Back to School Items for Younger Golfers Minilinks […]

The Human Race Fundraiser


It’s not too late to register to walk or donate!  The Human Race Sunday, April 26 • 8 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 […]

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.