The Friends of the Library raise money to support the services offered by the Wamego Public Library, ensuring that the library continues to be an important resources for our community. Some of the fund-raising activities and project we have provided recently include:
- Organizing the annual Thanksgiving Pie Sale Fundraiser
- Organizing the opening night of Hoo Haw dinner/theater fundraiser
- Providing Halloween treats for the library for the Wamego downtown Trick or Treat on Lincoln
- Supporting the Summer Reading Program
- Purchasing books for the Kansas Reads to Preschoolers
- Sponsoring the Little Free Library located in the Wamego Community Garden
- Supporting the current Library Expansion Project
- Providing scholarships to area high school seniors Wamego Friends of the Library Scholarship
The Friends of the Library is a member of the Wamego Chamber of Commerce. We are also a part of the Friends of Kansas Libraries, whose mission is to support and advocate for superior library services.
Libraries are vital to an active growing community. Thank you for considering joining us in our effort to support the Wamego Public Library.
If you would like to become a member of the Friends of the Wamego Library, you can do so by:
- Complete the 2019-2020 Membership Form, print and return it to the library with your dues, or
- Pay via paypal here on this page! (coming soon)