Gifts to the Library

The Library provides opportunities to private citizens and businesses to make contributions in support of library programs, materials, and services. Donations are tax deductible. To find out more, please contact the Library Director, Mary Weimar at 708-428-5203 or

Gifts may be made on several levels and may be designated in honor or memory of loved ones.

Gifts for Materials

Monetary donations will be used to purchase books, magazines, DVD and/or other materials for the library collections. The amount of the gift is at the giver's discretion.
Download a PDF of the form.

Engraved Pavers

Pavers with a name and inscription are installed in the plaza at the library's front entrance. Pavers may be purchased in two sizes: 4" x 8" for $75 and 8" x 8" for $150.
Commemorative and Paver Stone Guide
Download a PDF of the form.

End Panel Plaques

Engraved plaques with a name inscription are installed on end panels in the Adult and Youth Services Reading Rooms. End panel plaques are $500.

Naming Opportunities

The Library has naming opportunities available for larger gifts.