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 Volunteers Needed for Summer Reading Program!


volunteers needed


Tweens & Teens ages 12 & up:
The Library needs VIVs - Very Important Volunteers - to help with the Summer Reading Program. This is a great opportunity to volunteer, make new friends and learn more about the Library.

VIVs gain work experience and service hours. Pick up an application at the Crystal Lake Public Library, 126 Paddock St., and apply by May 6.

The "Be a Reading Champion" Summer Reading Programs starts June 12 and will run through Aug. 5.






We're hiring. Visit our Jobs Page to view new openings.










Library Accepting Commercial Insurance Package Proposals


The Crystal Lake Public Library is accepting Commercial Insurance Package proposals including Property, General Liability, Commerical Auto, Worker’s Compensation, D&O, Treasurer’s Bond, Cyber Liability & Umbrella Coverage.

Companies interested in submitting proposals should request an information package from Cheryl Riendeau, Business Office Manager by emailing a request to A tour of the Library is available by appointment only. Completed proposals should be addressed to Cheryl Riendeau, 126 W. Paddock St., Crystal Lake, IL 60014, 815.526.5105 and are due by 2 p.m. May 1, 2017.

Selected vendors will be required to present proposals to the Library Board's Finance Committee on May 11, 2017, beginning at 7 p.m.









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