What's Going on for Kids!

Families with children will be allowed in the library on specific days in new All-Ages blocks. During these times, Parents/Guardians are responsible for making sure their charges follow social distancing guidelines.

All Ages Time Blocks at the Library 

LTLD is happy to announce we are expanding hours

 for children in Pre-k and up with our 

All Ages Time Blocks

 on Tuesdays from 10:00 A.M.  – 7:00 P.M. 

and Saturdays from 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. 

Families can also utilize the Contactless Curbside Service.

Check out Our Virtual Offerings

on Facebook  
on Tuesdays and Fridays at 10:15 A.M.

Pre-school to Pre-teen

Every Tuesday and Friday
10:15 A.M. 

Join Ms. Karyn as she shares a book and a fun craft or activity on Tuesdays and Fridays. 
You never know when she will have a special guest, like Lady the dog.

Art with Ellana
Thursday, October 22
Thursday, November 12 
6:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Saturday, December 19 at 11:00 A.M.

The whole family can learn to draw and create a variety of objects with Ellana Turell

Chess Club
Thursday, September 17
Thursday, September 24
Thursday, October 1
Thursday, October 15
Thursday, November 5
Thursday, November 19
Thursday, December 3
Thursday, December 17
6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Pre-teens and up. Chess Club returns with Austin at the helm. 
Join us on Facebook to learn different moves you can use to bring up your game.
History of Pop Culture Portrayal of Dinosaurs
Saturday, October 3
11:00 A.M.

Celebrate International Dinosaur Month 
by following a discussion with geologist Jerry Shinn 
about how dinosaur are portrayed 
as compared to how they really acted on our Facebook page. 

Science with Mr, Noffke
Thursday, October 29
6:00 P.M - 8:00 P.M.

Mr. Noffke will once again bring out his science kit and show us what happens
 when you mix a little of this with a bit of that on Facebook!.

An Evening with Santa
Monday, December 7
6:00 P.M.

We are continuing our holiday tradition in a new way -  through Facebook!

Please utilize our e-resources 
listed on the right or below. 

Need a library card? 
Click on the Online Library Card tab 
to learn how to get a library card.
Or bring needed information and a parent (for those who are under the age of 18) to get your own library card. Call ahead to determine if you are a resident or non-resident.

Contact us by email at 
or send messages through Facebook and Instagram 
or call us at  815-939-1696. 

Remember that we are a community, 
we are going through this together, 
and we are here for you. 

Electronic Resources

Axis 360 is another place 
to get free e-books and e-audio books. 
You do need a library card and pin number 
in order to create and account.

Storybooks and Read-alongs