Friends of Aram

The Friends of the Aram Public Library was established in 1987 to promote and assist the library. They remain today an active and vibrant group.

The Friends sponsor programs at Aram Library quarterly, conduct a giant book sale every summer, volunteer to help at a variety of library events, make monthly deliveries to residents of area nursing homes, purchase needed items for the Library that are beyond the library budget, and so much more!

Annual membership costs only $5.00. Fill out this form and drop off or mail to Aram Library.

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Thanks for your support!

Governing Board Officers

  • Terri Yanke, President
  • Cheryl Noss, Vice President
  • Elvera Dahl, Secretary
  • Diane Kunzer, Treasurer
  • Marian McClellan, Director
  • Mary Lenz, Director
  • Shirley Bashaw, Director
  • Virginia Andersen, Director
  • Sandi Ballman, Director
  • Jane Waldkirch, Director

Friends of Aram Library Monthly News & Views

The holiday season is just around the corner!  As you prepare your gift list this year, please consider remembering teachers, hostesses, family and friends with a bag or two of our yummy Spiced Nuts.  Beginning November 9th, these specially decorated, half-pound packages of premium praline pecans will be available for $6 each at the Adult Services Desk, as well as from a Friends’ board member each Saturday between the hours of 10 a.m. and noon.  Call ahead and we’ll have large orders boxed and ready for you!  It’s a unique and tasty way to treat yourself and your family, or to say “Thank you” and “Happy Holidays” to others during this busy time of year!  Last year we sold out, so be sure to stop by and shop early and often!

If you have a question, special request or need additional information, please contact us at: friends@aramlibrary.org.

We are remembering our Veterans this month and wishing you and yours grateful hearts and special blessings throughout this month of thanksgiving!

Hope to see you at the Library!

Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.

– William Arthur Ward

The Friends of Aram Library Directors hard at work decorating the bags of pecans.

Festive bags of spiced pecans are now available for purchase for $6.00 per bag until supplies run out.

Friends want to thank Kevin and Stacy Hermann from the Delavan Treasure Hut for a great Spring Floral Program on April 11, 2019.

The Friends make our library festive!

At the 2017 Annual Meeting, Terry Yanke (center) welcomed Carol Anderson (left) who spoke about Norwegian rosemaling and Bill Kaul (right) who highlighted Norwegian wood carving.

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The Friends display festive and delicious gift bags of nuts.