Thursday, June 8, 2017

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
at Limestone Township Library District

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


Summer Reading Program – Reading By Design
We hope you are ready for a great summer reading program! This year’s theme encompasses programs that allow you to be the creator. Ages of the participants are children from Pre-K through Adults. Registration runs through June 17th. You must register for the reading program in person at the Library. 

Semi-Annual Book Sale
Starts Wednesday, June 7th
Stop in at the Library for our Semi-Annual Book Sale in the foyer. Hardbacks cost $1.00 each and paperbacks are $.25 each. Children’s books are $.25 each. There will be many different titles. The sale runs through Thursday, June 29th

Summer Reading Kick-Off
Saturday, June 10th
11:30 - 2:30 P.M.
All Ages
Join us for an afternoon of Easel Drawing as we celebrate our Summer Reading Program of Reading By Design. Create your own designs on easels we will have set up in the meeting room. Each person will get a 30-minute period to create a design from their imagination.

Container Gardening with Anna Stange
Monday, June 12th
1:00 P.M.
Kindergarten – 2nd grade
Anna Stange will show younger children how to make a starter container garden. All supplies are included, there is no fee for this program.

Greener, Cleaner with Anna Stange
Monday, June 12th
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Join us as Anna Stange teaches us how to make cleaning products for around the house that are environmentally friendly and do a great job.

Tuesday, June 13th
10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
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.

University of Il Extension - Engineer for a Day!
Tuesday, June 13th
2:00 P.M.  – 3:00 P.M.
3rd Grade  - 5th Grade
Presented by the University if Illinois Extension office, kids in 3rd-5th grades will take on the challenges an engineer faces. A challenge will be introduced and that is when the fun begins. The kids will brainstorm how to solve it, design, build it, and test out their idea. Kids will learn how to solve real world problems using supplies they can find at home. This week challenge is Oil Spills and Sailboats.

Family Night at the ONU Strickler Planetarium – Eclipse: The Sun Revealed
Tuesday, June 13th
6:30 P.M.
Join us for a night time filed trip to the ONU Planetarium to learn about Solar Eclipses, how to safely watch them, and what we can learn that is otherwise hidden by the bright sun.

Adult Book Club
Tuesday, June 13th
6:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Join us for lively discussion as we talk about A Good Woman by Danielle Steel. There are books available at the Desk. We can always put more on hold.

Wednesday, June 14th
1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
6th Grade and Up.
Learn about sculptures and create your own designs for an afternoon of art fun.

Father’s Day Craft
Friday, June 16th
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Kindergarten and up
Have fun make a craft to celebrate your dad. There is no fee for this program all supplies are provided

Father/Child Lego Building
Saturday, June 17th
1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Make it a special day with Dad in an afternoon of building fun. 
For children in Kindergarten and older.

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

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