In observance of the Christmas Holiday, the Library will be closed all day on December 24, 25, and 26.

Fundraising Events

The St. Charles Public Library Foundation hosts a variety of fundraising events throughout the year. The proceeds help benefit Library services and programs.



Books & Brunch

A signature event sponsored by the St. Charles Public Library Foundation



Books & Brunch 2023
Sunday, October 1
12:00-3:00 p.m.
St. Charles Country Club
1250 Country Club Road, St. Charles


Featured Author: Scott Turow

Meet internationally-acclaimed author Scott Turow for an engaging presentation, Q&A session, autograph signing, basket raffles and a delicious brunch.



Tickets: $55.00 per person

Space is limited and seats are reserved quickly. Tickets will be available soon, by calling Ginni Tsipas at 630-584-0076, ext. 230 or in person at the St. Charles Public Library. For more information, please contact Pam Salomone at 630-584-0076 x246.


All proceeds support the St. Charles Public Library Foundation.


Fundraising Events Photo Gallery


Trivia Night 2022

VIP Reception Arcada 2019

Books & Brunch Photo Gallery 2018

Books & Brunch Photo Gallery 2016

Books & Brunch Photo Gallery 2015

Books & Brunch Photo Gallery 2014



Since 1993, the St. Charles Public Library Foundation has helped fund speaker and concert series, building upgrades, landscaping projects, and additional activities beyond the operating budget. This special fundraising event continues the Foundation’s efforts to enrich and enhance the St. Charles Public Library.