Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events at the Library

Saturday, January 31, 1 – 2 P.M., Lego Building
Create houses, monsters, or futuristic vehicles with our Legos and your imaginations. Join others who like doing the same thing at our Lego building session. This event is for kids in Kindergarten and older.

Tuesday, February 3rd & Thursday, February 5th, 10:00 – 11:00 A.M., Storytime
Returning from its short winter hiatus, Storytime is a mix of crafts, stories, music and snacks to help young children develop a love for reading. Parents and guardians can bring their 6-months to five-year-old children.

Monday, February 9th, 1:00 – 3:00 P.M., Be Kind to Your Heart BP Check & Bingo Games
Please join Home Bound Healthcare for an educational talk on heart health that covers important stress management techniques, positive thinking, and tips for heart healthy living. A registered nurse will be on hand to take blood pressures and answer heart related health question.

Monday, February 9th, 6:00 P.M., Young Adult Book Club
This month, kids in 5th through 8th grade are asked to bring their favorite book and tell the rest of the group why they should read it. After the book discussions, there will be pizza for attendees to enjoy. 

Tuesday, February 10th, 6 – 7:30 P.M., One Stroke Painting with Kathi Eastman
Learn the One-Stroke Paint method with Kathi Eastman, a certified one-stroke instructor. We provide all of the materials, you provide the enthusiasm. There is a $5.00 fee that needs to be paid upon registration. Space is limited and registration closes on Friday, February 6th. Sign up quickly to reserve your spot.

 Tuesday, February 10th, 6:30 -7:30 P.M., Adult Book Club
Join us as we discuss the February selection of Death Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James. This book takes place six years after Elizabeth and Darcy' wedding marriage with startling new about one of Elizabeth's brothers-in-law. Every month we explore different genres and topics for lively discussions and sharing of opinions. 

Registration is required for all programs. Please stop in at the Front Desk or call the Library at 815-939-1696 to reserve your spot. 

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Library Closed Monday January 19, 2015

The Library Will Be Closed 
Monday, January 19th
in Observance of 
Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 12, 2015

Upcoming Events at Limestone Township Library
Tuesday, January 13th and Thursday, January 15th at 10:00 a.m. Tiny Explorers Join us for a time of working with manipulatives to help develop grand and fine motor skills. On the 13th, we will have a furry visitor for a Read to the Dog session and the 15th is a program by The Exploration Station. For Children ages 6 mos. - 5 and parents/grandparents/guardians. This is the last Storytime/Tiny Explorers event until February.
Monday, January 12, 6:00 P.M., YA Book Club This book club is for kids in 5th through 8th grade as we read Zack’s Lie by Roland Smith. Tuesday, January 13, 6:30 P.M. , Adult Book Club Join the Adult Book Club as we start the New Year’s selections. This month we are reading The Friday Night Knitting Club by Kate Jacobs.
Saturday, January 17th, 1:00 P.M., Winter Reading Program Finale If you have participated in the Winter Reading Program, join us for games and refreshments and an all-around good time! Registration is required for all programs. For more information or to register for any of our programs, stop in at the Library at 2701 W. Tower Road or call us at 815-939-1696.

For those people who thought about stopping by for the E-Reader Pizzaz program scheduled for tonight, January 12th at 6 P.M., it has been canceled. 

But if you are interested in a program like this call the Library at 815-939-1696
 to see this program re-scheduled for another day.

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Winter Reading Finale!

Winter Reading Finale

Join us as we celebrate the end of 

our winter reading program on

Saturday, January 17th at 1:00 P.M.

We will have Games!

We will have Refreshments!

  We will pull the winners for the Baskets!       

This event is for everyone who participated in the 

Winter Reading Program.

Call the Library at 815-939-1696 
to register!

Friday, January 9, 2015

Library Closed

Due to extreme weather with blowing snow and poor visibility the library will be Closed Today
(Friday, January 9th)

We hope to see you tomorrow!

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Library Closing EarlyThursday!

Due to the deteriorating weather conditions and blowing snow, the library will be closing today at 3:00 P.M.

While we hope to re-open tomorrow at 10:00 A.M. 
but please call first (just in case)!

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Delayed Opening Thursday, January 8

Due to the extreme cold weather, the library 
will delay opening until Noon (12:00 P.M.) 
Thursday, January 8th

Program Change:
Also, due to the extreme cold, Thursday evening's 
Elephant & Piggie program is cancelled, 

(No, don't worry-it'll be okay!)

but will be rescheduled.

Please check back here for news soon!

(See, I told you so-we love Elephant & Piggie too!)

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Library Closed

Due to the extreme cold weather, 
the library will be closed Wednesday, January 7th.

Please stay safe and warm-it's a good day 
to snuggle up with a warm cup of tea or cocoa, 
(and of course with a great book)!

Elephant and Piggie Night

Monday, January 5, 2015

Winter Weather

We've been so fortunate to have had mild weather this winter, but winter isn't over yet...

Due to the incoming snow and blustery conditions, 
please call us at 815-939-1696 
or check out our website and Facebook page 
to be sure we're open! 

Information on emergency closings or delayed openings 
will also be posted online at:

The Daily Journal, WVLI, and WKAN

Stay safe (and warm)!