Volunteer with the Friends

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Friends! We have volunteer opportunities year-round to help sort and price donated books. Volunteers are especially needed in September to set up and help during the Fall book sale.

Please complete and submit our volunteer form and we will be in touch.

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Contact the Friends

For more information about the Friends, please call:

Prasanthi Chennareddy at 847.630.1555 or

Jane Pire at 847.840.2555

To arrange for local pick-up of larger donations of books, please call Wendy McKiernan at 847.269.6292.

The Friends of the Lake Forest Library reserves the right to accept or reject donated books based on their condition and resale value.

Upcoming Friends Events

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Sale
Body:
The Friends are not accepting book donations on these dates: September 1–30 November 24–30 December 22–31 Please wait until after these dates to donate your books, so that the dock doesn't become overloaded. Thank you for understanding!...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Kids and Families" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Holiday Book and CD Bazaar

11/25 @ 12:00am
to
12/31 @ 1:00am
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Age Group: Adults, Teens, Kids and Families, Everyone
Program Type: Book Sale
Body:
Browse a wide selection of gently-used holiday books and CDs in the Library Foyer. Make a donation to the Friends in exchange and pay what you want! Organized by the Friends of Lake Forest Library. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Lake Forest Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Sale
Body:
The Friends are not accepting book donations on these dates: September 1–30 November 24–30 December 22–31 Please wait until after these dates to donate your books, so that the dock doesn't become overloaded. Thank you for understanding!...