Friends of the Eldridge Library

Friends of the

Scott County Library – Eldridge

Meetings are the Fourth Monday of each month at 1:30 p.m. in the First Amendment Room of the Eldridge Library (except for June, July and December).

We’d love to have you join us.

Upcoming Events:

Spring Book Sale April 29th

Friends Preview April 28th

White Elephant Sale May 20-21

What is the Friends of the Library Organization?

The Friends of the Eldridge Library is an organization of library lovers who promote the welfare and growth of the library.

The Friends…

  • Inform the community about library resources and services
  • Raise funds for the Eldridge branch to enhance services beyond the normal operating budget
  • Sponsor programs including the Adult and Youth Summer Reading Programs, a Scholarship Award Program, and
    the Battle of the Books for North Scott 4th through 6th graders
  • Administer the Best Choice label program

Annual Events & Projects:

April – Spring Book Sale

May – White Elephant Sale

October – Fall Book


Friends of the Eldridge Library

Used books and magazines are sold just inside the door to the Eldridge Library in the Friends Area. The Friends accept donations of books, magazines and media anytime – just drop them off at the Eldridge Circulation desk.

Other Fundraisers:


Scott County Cooks cookbooks are $10 at any Scott County Library System Branch. Includes the best recipes from local home cooks!

Best Choice Labels is a program through North Scott Foods. The Friends get $30 for every 1,000 labels collected. Please clip the UPC Codes on Best Choice Products only and bring them to the Eldridge library. There is a can in the Friends corner.