Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
at Limestone Township Library District


Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.


Tiny Explorers
Tuesday, March 21
10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M                                                                                                             
Playing at a number of stations, children will learn fine motor skills with the help of manipulative toys. These activities are meant for children from ages 6 months to 5-years-old. 

Excel Computer Class
Wednesday, March 22
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Build your Excel skills in this session for beginners.
Gain hands-on experience by learning how to work with formulas, enter and edit data, create charts, format worksheets, and much more.  Practice what you learn by creating your own usable worksheets.

An American Doll Movie and Craft  Day
Saturday, March 25
12 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Spend the Afternoon watching Felicity: An American Girl Movie. Afterwards we will work on a craft. All supplies are provided and there is no fee for this program.



Caudill Award Book Club
Monday, March 27
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Kid in 4th-7th Grade get to meet each month to discuss a Caudill Award winning book from the past year. Books are available for pick-up ahead of time at the Front Desk. January's selection is The Fourteenth Goldfish. This program will also take place on April 24 (The Crossover). 



Teen Book Club
Tuesday, March 28                                                                                                                 6:30P.M.-7:30P.M.

Read and discuss Y.A. novels for young adults in 9th - 12th grades. Books are available at the Front Desk. March’s selection is I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson. This event also occurs April 25 (Replica).

Movie Day – Finding Dory                                                                          
Wednesday, March 29                                                                                              
1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.                                                                                                              
School is out! Come to the Library and watch a movie with your friends. Popcorn and Lemonade will be served.



Thursday, March 30                                                                            Life Size Game Day                                                                           1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Play games with pieces that are a big as you are. Join us for an afternoon of life-size Jenga and Ker-Plunk. For kids in Kindergarten and up.



YA Games                                                                                            
Thursday, March 30                                                   
5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.                                                                                                         
Join us for game time fun as we explore a number of games including Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, Jungle Speed, Uno, and life-size games. For kids in 7th grade and above.

Friday, March 10, 2017

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
at Limestone Township Library District


Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.



Lego Building
Saturday, March 11
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our Lego building blocks and your creativity can only add up to lots of fun at the library. Join us and other Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of building fun. For children in Kindergarten and up.

 
Spring Fling YA/Adult Craft Night
Tuesday,  March 14
 6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Get out for a Spring Fling night of Crafting. Every one will have a project, just not all of the same one. All supplies are included and there is no fee. This program is for Young Adults (7th grade and older) and Adults.



Adult Book Club                                                                             
Tuesday, March 14                                                                            
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.                                                                                                                 
Join us for lively discussion as we explore various genres every month. This month’s selection is The Rainbow Cones and Goes by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt. Pick up a book at the Front Desk when you register. We can put a book on hold if needed.

Tiny Explorers
Tuesday, March 21
10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M                                                                                                             
Playing at a number of stations, children will learn fine motor skills with the help of manipulative toys. These activities are meant for children from ages 6 months to 5-years-old. 


Excel
Wednesday, March 22
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Build your Excel skills in this session for beginners.
Gain hands-on experience by learning how to work with formulas, enter and edit data, create charts, format worksheets, and much more.  Practice what you learn by creating your own usable worksheets.



An American Doll Movie and Craft Day
Saturday, March 25
12 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Spend the Afternoon watching Felicity: An American Girl Movie. Afterwards we will work on a craft. All supplies are provided and there is no fee for this program.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Upcoming Events


Upcoming Events 

at Limestone Township Library District


Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.
Call the Library at 815-939-1696 to Register.




Storytime at Night
Thursday, March 2
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. 

Come for Storytime in the Evening. Enjoy the mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children.




Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss Party
Saturday, March 4
1:00 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.
Kids in pre-school thru 3rd Grade
Join us for a day of celebrating reading with crafts, games, and a whole lot of fun! Sponsored by the Friends of the Limestone Township Library.




Monarch Book Club
Monday, March 6
6:30 - 7:30 P.M.
Kids in 1st -3rd Grade have their own book club. We will read the book of the month at our gathering time and have a crafting session.

Lego Building
Saturday, March 11
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our Lego building blocks and your creativity can only add up to lots of fun at the library. Join us and other Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of building fun. For children in Kindergarten and up.



Spring Fling YA/Adult Craft Night
Tuesday,  March 14
 6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Get out for a Spring Fling night of Crafting. All supplies are included and there is no fee. This program is for Young Adults (7th grade and older) and Adults.




Adult Book Club     
Tuesday, March 14                                                                                                                          
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.                                                                                                                
Join us for lively discussion as we explore various genres every month. This month’s selection is The Rainbow Cones and Goes by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt. Pick up a book at the Front Desk when you register. We can put a book on hold if needed.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events 
at Limestone Township Library District


Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.



Storytime at Night
Thursday, February 23
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. 

Come for Storytime in the Evening. Enjoy the mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children.



Caudill Award Book Club
Monday, February 27
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Kid in 4th-7th Grade get to meet each month to discuss a Caudill Award winning book from the past year. Books are available for pick-up ahead of time at the Front Desk. February's selection is Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan.

Teen Book Club
Tuesday, February 28
6:30P.M.-7:30P.M.

Read and discuss Y.A. novels for young adults in 9th - 12th grades. Books are available at the Front Desk. February's selection is When She Woke by Hillary Jordan.

Storytime at Night
Thursday, March 2
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. 

Come for Storytime in the Evening. Enjoy the mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children.


Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss Party
Saturday, March 4
1:00 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.
Kids in pre-school thru 3rd Grade
Join us for a day of celebrating reading with crafts, games, and a whole lot of fun! Sponsored by the Friends of the Limestone Township Library.



Monarch Book Club
Monday, March 6
6:30 - 7:30 P.M.
Kids in 1st -3rd Grade have their own book club. We will read the book of the month at our gathering time and have a crafting session.

YA/Adult Craft Night
Tuesday, March 7
 6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Get out for a night of Crafting. All supplies are included and there is no fee. This program is for Young Adults (7th grade and older) and Adults.

Lego Building
Saturday, March 11
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our Lego building blocks and your creativity can only add up to lots of fun at the library. Join us and other Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of building fun. For children in Kindergarten and up.






Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Upcoming Events


Upcoming Events
at Limestone Township Library District

Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.

Lego Building
Saturday, February 18
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our Lego building blocks and your creativity can only add up to lots of fun at the library. Join us and other Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of building fun. For children in Kindergarten and up.




The Library will be closed on Monday, February 20 in observance of President’s Day. 
We will re-open on Tuesday, February 21 at 10:00 A.M.





Tiny Explorers    
Tuesday, February 21    
10:00 A.M           
Playing at a number of stations, children will learn fine motor skills with the help of manipulative toys. These activities are meant for children from ages 6 months to 5-years-old.


Storytime at Night
Thursday, February 23
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. 

Come for Storytime in the Evening. Enjoy the mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children.



Caudill Award Book Club
Monday, February 27
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Kid in 4th-7th Grade get to meet each month to discuss a Caudill Award winning book from the past year. Books are available for pick-up ahead of time at the Front Desk. February's selection is Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan.





Teen Book Club
Tuesday, February 28
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Read and discuss Y.A. novels for young adults in 9th - 12th grades. Books are available at the Front Desk. February's selection is When She Woke by Hillary Jordan.

Storytime at Night
Thursday, March 2
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. 

Come for Storytime in the Evening. Enjoy the mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children.



Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss Party
Saturday, March 4
1:00 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.
Kids in pre-school thru 3rd Grade
Join us for a day of celebrating reading with crafts, games, and a whole lot of fun! Sponsored by the Friends of the Limestone Township Library.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Upcoming Events

  at Limestone Township Library District


Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.


Lego Building
Saturday, February 4
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our Lego building blocks and your creativity can only add up to lots of fun at the library. Join us and other Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of building fun. For children in Kindergarten and up.

Adult Coloring and Cookies
Monday, February 6
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Come for an evening of coloring and relaxation as you create beautiful pictures. Bring your own coloring book and medium (colored pencils, markers, or crayons), or use our colored pencils and coloring pages.

YA/Adult Craft Night
Tuesday, February 7
 6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Get out for a night of Crafting a frame containing a heart that is embellished with metallic paint. All supplies are included and there is no fee. This program is for Young Adults (7th grade and older) and Adults.

Herb Gardening
Thursday, February 9
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Want to get ready for gardening season? Thinking about growing your own fresh herbs? Join us for a presentation by the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners on how to create and grow your own herb garden.

Valentine Craft                                                                                  Saturday,  February 11                                                                     1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.                                                                        Kids in Kindergarten and up                                                               Make a fun craft in the spirit of Valentine’s Day. All supplies are provided; there is no fee for this class.


Adult Book Club 
Tuesday, February 14
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Join us for lively discussion as we explore various genres every month. This month’s selection is The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion. Pick up a book at the Front Desk when you register. We can put a book on hold if needed.

Lego Building
Saturday, February 18
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our Lego building blocks and your creativity can only add up to lots of fun at the library. Join us and other Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of building fun. For children in Kindergarten and up.

Tiny Explorers    
Tuesday, February 21    
10:00 A.M           
Playing at a number of stations, children will learn fine motor skills with the help of manipulative toys. These activities are meant for children from ages 6 months to 5-years-old.




Register by calling the Library at 815-939-1696.










Saturday, January 28, 2017

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
at Limestone Township Library District


Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.




Caudill Award Book Club
Monday, January 30
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Kid in 4th-7th Grade get to meet each month to discuss a Caudill Award winning book from the past year. Books are available for pick-up ahead of time at the Front Desk. January's selection is The Paper Cowboy by Kristin Levine.  




Storytime
Tuesday, January 31
10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Every Tuesday we meet at 10:00 A.M. for Storytime,
a mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children

Teen Book Club
Tuesday, January 31
6:30P.M.-7:30P.M.

Read and discuss Y.A. novels for young adults in 9th - 12th grades. Books are available at the Front Desk. January's selection is Runaway by Wendelin Van Draanen.


Storytime at Night
Thursday, February 2
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. 

Come for Storytime in the evening. Enjoy the mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children.

Lego Building
Saturday, February 4
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our Lego building blocks and your creativity can only add up to lots of fun at the library. Join us and other Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of building fun. For children in Kindergarten and up.

Monarch Book Club
Monday, February 6
6:30 - 7:30 P.M.
Kids in 1st -3rd Grade have their own book club. We will read the book of the month at our gathering time and have a crafting session. This month we are reading the True Story of Ivan the Shopping Mall Gorilla and creating a canvas painting afterwards. 

Adult Coloring and Cookies
Monday, February 6
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Come for an evening of coloring and relaxation as you create beautiful pictures. Bring your own coloring book and medium (colored pencils, markers, or crayons), or use our colored pencils and coloring pages.
 


YA/Adult Craft Night
Tuesday, February 7
 6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Get out for a night of Crafting. All supplies are included and there is no fee. This program is for Young Adults (7th grade and older) and Adults.



Herb Gardening
Thursday, February 9
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Want to get ready for gardening season? Thinking about growing your own fresh herbs? Join us for a presentation by the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners on how to create and grow your own herb garden.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Upcoming Events


Upcoming Events 
at Limestone Township Library District


Registration for programs is required prior to the day of the event.




Lego Building
Saturday, January 21
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Our Lego building blocks and your creativity can only add up to lots of fun at the library. Join us and other Lego enthusiasts for an afternoon of building fun. For children in Kindergarten and up.

Learn about New E-Resources 
Monday, January 23 
10:0 0A.M. - 11:00 A.M.
Learn how to use Library E-Resources on your tablet so you can download books and magazines from our various online sources. If you cannot make the class times, call to set up a 15-minute session with a staff member.

 

Monarch Book Club
Monday, January 23
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Kids in 1st -3rd Grade have their own book club. We will read the book of the month at our gathering time and have a crafting session.


Tiny Explorers    
Tuesday, January 24    
10:00 A.M           
Playing at a number of stations, children will learn fine motor skills with the help of manipulative toys. These activities are meant for children from ages 6 months to 5-years-old.

Storytime at Night
Thursday, January 26
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. 
Come for Storytime in your P.J.'s. Enjoy the mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children.



Caudill Award Book Club
Monday, January 30
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Kid in 4th-7th Grade get to meet each month to discuss a Caudill Award winning book from the past year. Books are available for pick-up ahead of time at the Front Desk. January's selection is The Paper Cowboy by Kristin Levine.  


Storytime
Tuesday, January 31
10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Every Tuesday we meet at 10:00 A.M. for Storytime,
a mix of crafts, stories, and music to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to 5-year-old children

Teen Book Club
Tuesday, January 31
6:30P.M.-7:30P.M.
Read and discuss Y.A. novels for young adults in 9th - 12th grades. Books are available at the Front Desk. January's selection is Runaway by Wendelin Van Draanen.


To register for any of our programs, 
stop in at the Library at 2701 W. Tower Road 
or call us at 815-939-1696.