Category Archive: Events

Mar 28

Library Giving Day

April 10  Help keep your Library a vibrant place for our community to learn, grow, and thrive.  Go to to show support for the  Silver Lake Library. NEKLS will receipt for your full gift amount and your gift will be recognized on the Library’s Donor Recognition Books displayed in the Library.  

Feb 20

Benefit Supper

When:  Wednesday, April 3, 5:30 pm Where:  Silver Lake United Methodist Church What:  Pasta Casserole, Vegetables, Dessert, Drink Why:  The Library’s Expansion and Renovation Project continues to be the Foundation’s funding priority.  The Foundation was able to contribute $25,517 to the Library’s Building Fund for the renovation of the north façade and revamp of the …

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Jul 26

2018 JunqueYard Sale

Friday, September 7, 8:00 am—4:00 pm Saturday, September 8, 8:00 am—2:00 pm Library Back Yard  – enter from southeast Free-will donation for all items – the Foundation”s Funding priority is the Library Building Fund   Donations of items—NO clothing—accepted beginning September 4 Please call the Library 582-5141 before bringing items      

Jun 20

Topeka Gives

The Silver Lake Public Library Foundation received a check from the Topeka Community Foundation for $2,999.97. This represents participants donations of $2,580 plus TCF match of $419.97 from the Topeka Gives event June 5. Thank you to everyone who participated. The Library Foundation’s funding priority is still the Library’s renovation project.

Apr 13

Foundation Receives Donation

Bob Schwarz Financial presented a check for $1,000.00 to the Foundation during their regular meeting April 11.  Schwarz and company sponsored a benefit breakfast March 31 to support the Foundation’s funding priority – the Library’s Renovation & Expansion project. Work is scheduled to begin soon on the north facade of the Library. The improvements include …

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Jul 25

JunqueYard Sale

The Yard Sale earned $893 for the Library Building Fund. The Library Leaders Group Bake Sale earned $139 Thank you to everyone who donated items and who donated $$.

Apr 27

Topeka Gives

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! The Silver Lake Public Library Foundation received a check for $3,042.79!  We appreciate all donations – money, time and effort. SUPPORT THE SILVER LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY EXPANSION & RENOVATION PROJECT Topeka Gives—a fun day of giving sponsored by the Topeka Community Foundation When: Tuesday, June 6, 7:00 am—6:00 pm  

Jul 20

Trash to Treasure

Thank you to everyone who helped in any way with the sale September 9 & 10.  The sale made $472 to benefit the Library’s Expansion & Renovation Project.