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Huntley Fall Fest Book Sale


Fall Fest Book Sale Saturday, September 24: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday, September 25:  11 a.m. – 7 p.m. Largest Book Sale of the Year! Location: REC Center Gymnasium, Deicke Park 12015 Mill Street, Huntley, IL Use the Fall Fest South Entrance to enter the gym Children’s Books:  $.25 Paperbacks: $.50 Hardcover: $1 Sunday Only: Fill a Friends […]

Culver’s Fundraising Night R...

Culver’s Fundraising Night – October 10:  4 – 8 p.m.

Culver’s Fundraising Night Monday, October 10 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Culver’s of Huntley Help the Friends raise money and enjoy a great meal! Friends earn a percentage of all sales

Jewelry Sale: October 22, 9 a.m. ...

Jewelry Sale:  October 22, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Jewelry Sale Pre-owned finds! Saturday, October 22 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Huntley Library Program Room 11000 Ruth Road, Huntley Jewelry donations for the sale accepted until September 30 in the library Volunteer Office — jewelry must be in good condition with no missing parts.      

Meeting Minutes – June 17, 2016

Meeting Minutes – June 17, 2016

HAPLD FRIENDS FOUNDATION General Meeting June 17, 2016 The HAPLD Friends Foundation members met in the Program Room of the Library, Friday, June 17, 2016. Those in attendance were: Sandy Cooper, Pat Cornwell, Pat Darow, Deanna Engelke, Marilyn Graunke, Nancy Hardy, Karen Hutchings, Stevie Massei, Beth McKenna, Shirley Nowak, Janis Ruffino, Martha Schooley, Judy Schrader, […]

Minilinks@thelibrary: Friday, August...

Minilinks@thelibrary:  Friday, August 5; 6 – 7:45 p.m.

Award Winning Fundraiser Minilinks@thelibrary Friday, August 5, 2016 6 – 7:30 p.m. $3 Per Person or $10 Per Family     — Kona Ice – Friends earn 10% of sales — Back to School drawings for school supply items — Beat the Pros on #5:  Huntley High School Girls Golf Team — Minilinks Book Sale […]

Breakfast Fundraiser: Wednesday, May...

Breakfast Fundraiser:  Wednesday, May 11

Wednesday, May 11 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. R.J. Lindsey portrays “The Amazing Dr. Benjamin Franklin” Tickets: $30 Per Person Boulder Ridge Country Club Menu: Scrambled eggs, breakfast potatoes, sausage, fresh fruit garnish, assorted muffins, coffee, tea and juice. Tickets are available at the Huntley Library Information Desk or may be purchased using a credit […]

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 […]

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.