Greendale Public Library

What is the Purpose of a Friends of the Library Group?

  • Friends exist solely to support library needs
  • Friends raise funds for library items that are not within the library's regular operating budget
  • Friends promote library services in the community
  • Friends provide volunteer assistance
  • Friends advocate for the library
  • Friends facilitate fundraising events from book sales to membership campaigns
  • Friends confer with the Library Director and the Library Board of Trustees to decide how funds will be spent
  • Friends' activities support the Library Board Strategic Plan and Library Board Policies

To Join the Friends of the Greendale Public Library 

Stop in the library to ask about joining or download the Friends Membership Letter.

The Friends of the Greendale Public Library is a non-profit, volunteer group whose mission is to support the work of the Greendale Public Library. 

Quilt Raffle

The Busy Quilting Bees have generously donated quilts for a monthly raffle in which the proceeds will directly benefit the Greendale Public Library. 

The Busy Quilting Bees meet at Aurora Health Care, 9200 West Loomis Road in Franklin on the 2nd Thursday of the month both at 9:30 am and 6:00 pm.   Also this group quilts at the Polish Center of Wisconsin one day a month.  Quilting sessions at the Polish Center are free and ALL are welcome to attend.  Judy Roberts is the contact person and can be reached at

 Here are some photos of some of the quilts that we raffled off during the first two quilt raffles:

IMG_4200   IMG_4201  IMG_4202 Kids Quilts Two