Huntley, IL – The Huntley Area Public Library was honored to receive a donation from the Huntley Area Lions Club in the amount of $1000.00. The donation was presented to the library by Jim Saletta and Jim Graves of the Lions Club in honor of American disability rights advocate Helen Keller. Keller influenced Lions Club members to join her and continue her crusade as Knights of the Blind. Helping the visually impaired has been a cause for the group since 1925.
Sign up at the Children’s Desk to hold a lemonade stand fundraiser in your neighborhood during the month of July. Donate proceeds to the Huntley Area Public Library to purchase more new library materials! Bring in your proceeds by the end of the month and get your photo taken for display. If you’d like to get involved without hosting a stand, you can join the ranks of lemonheads for a $20 donation. Keep your eyes … Read more
The community celebrated the 25th Anniversary of the Huntley Area Public Library on Friday, November 7, 2014. Speakers Chuck Ruth, Rusty Ayers and Frank Novak provided brief remarks giving a look back, a view of today and a glimpse ahead. Local organizations were honored with Silver Recognition Awards and the library unveiled a new logo.
Several families in the Huntley Area community are hosting lemonade stands this week for the library’s annual Lemonade for the Library fundraiser. Six years ago, two Huntley families began a tradition of hosting a lemonade stand to raise money for the library. They’ve invited the rest of the community to join in the fun. If you’d like to support the effort without hosting a stand, you can join the ranks of lemonheads for a $20 … Read more
The HAPLD Friends Foundation gathered on April 8, 2014 for a Culver’s Night to help raise money for the Huntley Area Public Library. In conjunction with Culver’s of Huntley and the local community, the organization brought in over $600 for the evening. During the hours of 4-8 p.m. the Friends received a percentage of sales from Culver’s. In addition, the Friends Foundation held a 50/50 raffle drawing, and several Friends members were tipped for delivering … Read more