Friends of the LeClaire Community Library
Friends of the Library meeting is Thursday, February 28th 4:30
P.M. Everyone is welcome!
Volunteer - There are many ways to
help at the library as a volunteer and we appreciate the help! Please contact
the library at
firstname.lastname@example.org , call 563-289-4242x4 or stop by the front desk
to see what volunteer opportunities are currently available.
mission of the Friends of the LeClaire Library is to support and be an advocate
for the LeClaire Community Library.
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to join Friends of the LeClaire Community Library
using an online form or contact Marilyn at 563-289-1323.
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We meet the fourth Thursday of most months (not in July, August
Meetings are at 4:30 P.M. at the LeClaire Community Library
(3rd Street and Wisconsin in LeClaire).
Contact Chris for specific meeting times via phone
at 563-505-6703 or email
"Stretch", mascot of the Friends of the LeClaire Community Library:
Book Sales - at May Market Days and Autumn Market Day
in September, as well as a year-round on-going sale in the library. See
www.visitleclaire.com for dates.
Stop by the
Friends of the LeClaire Community Library Book Sale during LeClaire's
Spring Market Days May 2013
We accept donations of used books, magazines
and other items from the community for these sales.
Before bringing large donations of books, please call the
library at 289-4242 ext.4 to see if we have adequate space to
accept all of your donations! Thanks!
our Donation Policy
in Adobe PDF or
The next Trivia Night benefiting the LeClaire Community
planned for January 2014.
Call 563-505-6703 to
reserve a table of 8 people. $10 per person. All proceeds support our
Spelling Bees - Next planned for Spring
2012 for all
Ages. See Calendar
2012 Annual Capt. Phillip Suiter Spelling Bee
was a success! Congratulations to all who participated and
the top 2 spellers in each age category:
6-7: 1. Joel Lawlor, Cody; 2. Ali Yassine, Cody
8-9: 1. Cole Claussen, Cody; 2. Faith Dassie, Cody
10-11: 1. Gibson Yost, Pleasant View; 2. Dalton Gravert, Cody
12-13: 1. Caleb Arnold, Hopewell; 2. Josh Bowman, PV Jr. High
14-15: 1. Bennett Cournoyer, PV Jr. High; 2. Jake Bowman, PV Jr.
16+: 1. Lexie Korndorf, PV High; 2. Becky Pilger
Thanks to all who participated in this
year's Tugfest Parade on behalf of
our LeClaire Community Library: Burt Gearhart, Karen Nelson, Alex and Steve
Wade, and Chris, Bennett, Tanner and Chase Cournoyer:
2004-2007 Spring Fundraiser:
"Jazz on the Bluff":
Thanks to everyone who made the
2007 Jazz on the Bluff another
huge success, bringing in just over $3000!
Voted "New Event for 2004" by the
LeClaire Chamber of Commerce, this
event features live jazz from the
award winning Scott Silver Chicago
Jazz Quintet, Wine tasting from Tabor Winery,
Silent Auction, and desserts and hors d'oeuvres from local businesses.
Presented by the Friends of the
LeClaire Community Library.
Jazz on the Bluff Committee:
2004 1st Annual Jazz on the Bluff in the Bettendorf News:
Book Sale Donations Policy:
Sunday, February 10, 2013:
”The mission of the Friends of the LeClaire Library is to support and be an
advocate for the LeClaire Community Library. Friends of the Library
gratefully accept donations of books and other materials (see below). These donations supply
on-going and bi-annual book sales, which are our
major source for income.
Due to limited work and storage space, we ask donors to limit donations to
items that are in sale-able condition. Water damaged, soiled, and mildewed
materials will not be accepted. All donations are scanned for possible
inclusion in the library collection. If an item is not needed in the library
collection, it is offered for sale.
GUIDELINES FOR DONATIONS:
Friends of the Library gratefully accept :
Books– Hardcover & Paperback
Music CDs & Books on CD
DVDs & Video Games (Discs)
Jigsaw Puzzles (complete)
Due to limited work and storage space,
we ask donors to limit donations to
items that are in…..
NEW OR LIKE-NEW
Thank you for your interest in supporting the library!
Due to limited storage space, the library cannot
VHS, Cassette Tapes & Vinyl Records
Readers’ Digest & Condensed Books
Water-damaged, soiled or moldy items.
Items with pencil, pen or crayon markings, missing pages or missing/ torn
The Friends of the LeClaire Community Library are grateful to the members of
the community who donate these items. We welcome your donations and
would welcome you as a volunteer.
Call 289-4242 extension 4 for information about donation drop-off.