Summer Reading Challenge Registration Day!

As summer approaches, the Huntley Area Public Library is gearing up for an exciting kickoff to our Summer Reading Challenge ‘Read, Renew, Repeat’ with a Registration Day event on
Monday, June 3rd. The library invites families and community members to join in on the festivities and sign up for a summer of reading and repeating!

Local History Images Around Town

Did you know that you may request usage of vintage photos from the library’s local history collection? If you are looking to spruce up your office, waiting area, or wall space, we are happy to assist you. Simply contact our local history department at 847.669.5386 ext. 228. Visit our online digital archives to view images in our collection at Here are some examples as seen in some Huntley Area businesses:  

Heartwarming Gesture From a Young Member of our Community

In a heartwarming gesture, a youngster from our community, that loves his local library, decided to make a difference. Saving up $150.00 of his hard-earned allowance over several months, this compassionate library fan chose to donate to the Huntley Area Public Library. His selfless act not only showcased an understanding of the importance of libraries as hubs of learning and community engagement but also demonstrated the power of individual initiative, proving that age is no … Read more

Wall Street Journal Complimentary Access

The Wall Street Journal is now available as one of the valuable online resources available with a valid Huntley Area Public Library card. This follows the recent addition of the New York Times and USA Today to our digital newspaper options. Click this link to visit our Online Resources, click on Magazine and Newspapers Articles to expand the menu, then click on the Wall Street Journal logo, or title to create an account and login. … Read more