Who We Are
The Friends of the Algonquin Area Public Library was founded May 6, 1991. The Friends are a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the main and branch Library by providing materials, services, and educational opportunities that are not funded by the Library budget.
Volunteer opportunity knocks every month!
Love books, people and volunteering? Stop by the Friends of the Library's room on the lower level at the Eastgate Branch any Tuesday between 10 am and 1 pm. Find out what we do, how we do it and how you can help the Algonquin Area Public Library!
Membership is open to anyone high school age and older, so please join us! We all love books and enjoy our time together. Our customers love how easy it is to find what they want and we love creating an inviting environment to shop for bargains! Booksale Finder rates our book sales EXCEPTIONAL! Volunteers are the "heart" of our organization...why not join today?