Support the Library

Bingo in the Books

Afterhours Fundraiser for WNPL (Ages 21 and over)

Friday, March 16, 2018, 6:30pm

Grab your friends for a night of lucky Bingo with a literary twist! Tickets are $25 per person or $180 for a table of eight. Choose a book theme for your table and feel free to dress up and decorate (or not)! Snacks and adult beverages will be available for purchase. Plus over 20 fine raffle baskets and fabulous prizes.

Register online here or in person at the Check-Out Desk before March 2. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Proceeds support a project to reimagine the computer lab into a flexible, multi-use space for all ages and interests.

For sponsorship opportunities, contact Laura Stone at or 847-244-5150 ext. 3059.

More information:

Let’s Bingo!

Why Give?

Warren-Newport Public Library District extend the ideas, dreams and hopes for our community beyond a budget primarily funded through property taxes. Your support bridges the divide between the library’s budget and the library’s greatest potential.

Make a Gift Online or by Mail

To make an online gift to the library, click on the “Donate” button below.

To donate by mail, please send your check made payable to the Warren-Newport Public Library to: Warren-Newport Public Library Annual Fund Administration Dept. 224 N. O’Plaine Rd Gurnee, IL 60031

If you have questions about donating to the library, please contact Laura Stone, WNPL Administrative Fundraising Assistant/Volunteer Coordinator, at 847-244-5150 ext. 3059.

Legacy Tree

The Legacy Tree is a permanent display recognizing the generosity of donors to the Warren-Newport Public Library. The tree offers friends, families, organizations, and businesses a way to honor, thank, memorialize, or acknowledge those who are worthy of special appreciation. The leaf colors and boulder sizes signify varying levels of contribution:

  • Bronze – $500
  • Silver – $1,000
  • Gold – $3,000
  • Small Boulder – $5,000
  • Large Boulder – $10,000

The Legacy Tree was donated in the memory of T. R. and Ruth McConnell by their daughter Carol Ruth McConnell in 1998.

Donations of Materials

Donations of materials such as books, DVDs and music CDs go directly to The Friends of the Warren-Newport Public Library. Please note that the Friends do not accept donations of textbooks, computer manuals, magazines, or VHS tapes. Please view our donation guidelines.