The Friends of Shawano County Libraries, Inc. is a volunteer, community-based group whose mission is:
To give financial and volunteer support to Shawano County Library for programs and events that are compatible with the approved policies and objectives of the Shawano County Library.
To solicit funds on behalf of the Shawano County public libraries for expenditures not included in the approved County annual operating budget.
To provide a volunteer base to assist the staff at each library.
To advocate for the use and growth of library services throughout Shawano County.
The Friends of Shawano County Libraries, Inc. shall be self-supporting with accrued funds deposited in the bank account approved by the Executive Board of the Friends of Shawano County Libraries, Inc. These funds may be used only for library purposes as authorized by the Executive Board of the Friends of Shawano County Libraries, Inc. The purpose of the Friends is to support, promote and encourage the Shawano County Libraries. Single membership is $10.00 and $16.00 for family per year. This entitles you to:
A semiannual Friend's newsletter.
A vote at the annual meeting.
An opportunity to work on various projects.
An invitation to attend special library events.
Dues may be mailed to Marsha Hoeffs, 19 Briarwood Lane, Shawano, WI 54166
President Lolly Bower Vice President Rosemary Rueckert Secretary Kay Schroeder Treasurer Marsha Hoeffs Members: Lenore Behnke, Jeanne Cronce, Peggy Garenfino, Anita Hartman, Debbie Harvey, Fran Johnson, Marlene Krema, Mike McClelland, Jean Nelson, Harlan Pygman, and Geri Van De Loo
What Our PATRONS Are Saying
"I enjoy the workers at the library, they make my day! The service is great." - Roy "The library staff is so very helpful, welcoming, and creative." - Jody "We have the best library in the whole state and beyond!" - Mrs. S. "They've helped me a lot when it comes to learning about the library and what it has to offer." - Nicole B. "It is always a serene atmosphere where I can browse the stacks." - Lana P. "I took my toddler to storytime. It was very engaging and fun." - Myra N. "5 stars to a wonderful library with 5 star employees." - Debbie N.