2701 W. Tower Road, Kankakee, IL 815-939-1696 www.limestonelibrary.org
Try something different in the New Year!
Please register for any programs one day prior to the event.
Call us if you have any questions at 815-939-1696.
Manga/Anime Drawing Class Thursday, January 2 6:00 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Learn how to draw in the popular Manga/Anime style with teacher Elena Turrell.
All supplies are provided,
there is no fee for this program.
Drop-in Tech Support Friday, January 3 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Bring in your new devices and let Staff help you work it so you can read ebooks from Libby
and do simple procedures.
Speed Chess Tournament at Northfield Square Mall Saturday, January 4 Open to all Ages
Start Time at 11:00 AM
Join the Limestone Township Library as they sponsor a Speed Chess Tournament at
Northfield Square Mall on January 4th.
This program is open to chess players of all ages. Start time is 11:00 A.M.
You can pre-register by calling the library
Special note: If possible, bring your own chess set, and chess clock. A cell phone with a Lichess app will work in place of a chess clock.
Storytime Tuesday, January 7 10:15 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-years-old children.
NOTE: Storytime will then take a winter break till February 4, 2020.
Gentle Yoga Tuesday, January 14 and January 28 11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.
Join us for some gentle stretching
and muscle building using
yoga movements as our guide.
This program is for teens
and adults only.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Limestone Township Library District.
Chess Puzzles How do I write my solution?
A chessboard is a grid meaning that every square has a name (i.e. e4, c6, d8, etc.). Pieces also have names. King=K, Queen=Q, Bishop=B, Knight=N, Rook=R, and pawn=a, b, c, etc. (depends on the letter of the file
it starts on).
A typical game might start out as 1. e4 (white's move) d5 (black's move) 2. exd5 ("x" stands for captures) Qxd5.
The puzzles are in order of Easy, Medium, and Hard.
How do I send in a solution?
You can email your solutions to email@example.com to be entered in a monthly drawing to win a prize. Please also let us know if you find any mistakes with the puzzles or if you have any questions.
Adult Book Club Tuesday, January 14 6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Join us for lively conversation as we discuss A Street Cat Named Bob by James Bowen. Books are available at the front desk
Monarch Book Club Saturday, January 18 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Kids in 1st -3rd Grade have their own book club.
We will read the award winning or nominated book at our gathering time and have a crafting session.
Friends of the Library Meeting Tuesday, January 21 6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
The Friends of the
Limestone Township Library District
support and advocate for the Library.
Join us at our January meeting
and see how you can help our community.
Chess Club Thursday, January 23 5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. Join our chess club to learn and improve your ability to play. All ages are welcomed.
Bluestem Book Club Saturday, January 25 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Kids in 3rd – 5th Grade will meet each month to a discuss a book from the Bluestem Award Nominee list and have their own book club.
Adult Craft Night Thursday, January 30th 5:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M.
Join us for an evening of crafting as we decorate flower pots for succulents or your plant of choice.
There is no fee for this program but space is limited.
The library will be closed
the following days:
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Monday. January 20, 2020
Be on the look out for a program on backyard gardening and another Euchre tournament in the month of February.
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