The Friends of the Herrin City Library will be holding their 23rd Annual Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 17th from 7:00am to 11:00am at the Herrin Senior Citizens Center (Williamson County Program on Aging) at 1201 Weaver Road in Herrin. Ticket/donations are $6.00 in advance and $6.00 at the door. Tickets can be purchased from any member of the Friends, and are also available at the Herrin City Library. The Friends will be serving pancakes, sausage, coffee, orange juice, and milk. The breakfast is “All You Can Eat” affair. Children 5 years old and under are free.
The proceeds of the Friends’ Pancake Breakfast will be donated to the Herrin City Library to support library activities and programs. The Friends of the Herrin City have raised and donated over $72,000 to the library since being chartered in 1995. Over the past year of 2017-2018; the Friends have donated funds to assist with the Annual Summer Reading Programs, buy new Large Print titles, new titles for the Children’s Collection, to purchase new Patron Cards, to buy supplies, to support the Herrin History Room, and more.
Members of the Friends of the Herrin City Library are encouraged call the library at 942-2492 to sign up to work at the Pancake Breakfast on March 17th.