Friends of the Library

2013-2015 Friends Officers

  • Georgia A. Talaganis, President
  • Milt Rocklin, Vice President
  • April Vanderporten, Secretary
  • Fausto Ramos Gomez, Treasurer

Friends Board Members

  • Nila Bayvas
  • Lydia Cohan
  • Vickie Couchel
  • Rita Eng
  • Dany Fields
  • Bertha Gimbel
  • Doris Guthman
  • Geraldine Pavia
  • Maria Ugarte Ramos
  • Pamela Stavinoga

Friends Events and Activities

Over the years, the Friends have participated in fundraising events as well as participating in events to support the activities of the library and the Lincolnwood community. Some past events include:

  • Book Sale (used and very reasonably priced books)
  • Membership Appreciation Event
  • White Elephant Auction & Dinner
  • Summer Reading Program
  • Ethnic Fest
  • Harry Potter Party
  • Memorial Day Parade
  • Lincolnwood Fest
  • …and other special events throughout the year.


If you would like to volunteer by participating in any of the Friends events or activities, please contact the Friends at .