The library requires all visitors ages 2 and older to wear a mask while in the library building. Visitors can be in the building for two hours. Senior/Immuno-Compromised hour is 10:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. every day.
Please register ahead of time for all programs. Call us at 815-939-1696 if you have any questions!
Chess Club Thursdays Starting on September 2 6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. on the Patio
Come for an evening of learning to play chess and new moves to improve your game no matter the level. In case of rain or intense heat, this program will be moved inside. Other dates: Thursdays: October 7, October 21, December 2 December 16 Saturdays: September 18, November 13, November 27
Adult Book Club Tuesday, September 14 6:30 P.M -7:30 P.M. Come for our Adult Book Club as we explore a variety of genres. This month we are reading the historical fiction novel Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts. Upcoming book selections include: October 12: Dragon Teeth by Michael Critchon November 9: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
Science Demonstration with Ms Faith and Ms Holly Wednesday, September 8 6:00 P.M. on Facebook Watch Ms. Faith and Ms. Holly on Facebook demonstrate a Science experiment using items you can find in your home. For kids in 3rd through 6th Grade Other Dates: October 13 November 10 December 8
Succulents 101 Wednesday, September 15 6:00 P.M. Learn the basics of growing succulents with Holly Froning, Master Gardener Instructor at The University of Illinois Extension Office.
Cooking with the Season with Austin Monday, September 27 6:00 P.M. on Facebook Join Austin as he shares a tasty recipe using seasonal ingredients. Other Dates: October 18 November 22 December 27
Banned Books Tasting Thursday, September 30 6:00 P.M. Teens and Adults Banned Books Week is September 26 through October 2. Join us as we discuss various books that have been banned or challenged AND the reasons why.
Fall Festival Saturday, October 23 11:00 - 1:30 P.M. Bring the whole family to our Annual Fall Festival as we celebrate everything we love about the autumn season!
Build Your Own Spaceship Thursday, October 28 6:00 P.M. For children in 1st through 5th Grade
Use crafting materials to make a spaceship like non other!
National Gaming Day Celebration Thursday, November 11 6:00 P.M. Family Event Have fun at the library playing a variety of board games!
Virtual Charcuterie Board Class Wednesday, November 24 11:00 A.M. on Facebook You agreed to make a Charcuterie board for the gathering but you don't know how to do it! Learn how in this virtual class with Austin on Facebook.
Christmas Cookie Baking Wednesday, December 22 6:00 P.M. Family Event There is no better smell than Christmas Cookies in the oven. Help us make a mess of cookies and decorate them, too.
Game Night Thursday, December 30 6:00 P.M. Teens Come to the library for Game Night. Try one of ours or bring one of yours to share for the night!
We are closed on Monday, September 6 in observance of Labor Day
Starting September 7 10:15 A.M. Outside Join us for a time of stories geared for children ages 6 mos to 5 years to help develop a love for reading. Other dates: Sept. 14, Sept. 21, Sept. 28 October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, December 7 December 14, December 21, December 28
Take It and Make It Starting September 4 Every Saturday . Drop by to pick up a new craft every week. When you complete your craft, post a picture on our Facebook page. For kids in 1st through 5th grades
Adult Craft Night Thursday, September 16 6:00 P.M. Get out of the house and join us for a fun night of creating. Other Dates: October 11 November 15 December 20
Writer's Group Tuesday, September 28 6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. We are starting a new group for writers. We plan to edit and critique each other's work, becoming better writers in the process. Other Dates: October 26 November 23 December 28
National Coffee Day Celebration Wednsday, September 29 10:15 A.M. We celebrate coffee and have an expert on hand to show the variety of ways to make a good cup.
Fire Extinguisher Chemistry Wednesday, October 20 6:00 P.M. Discover how a fire extinguisher works and why you need different types of fire extinguishers! This program is for the whole family.
Draw a Haunted House Wednesday, October 27 6:00 P.M. For children in 1st through 5th Grade. Learn how to draw a haunted house that could match your own imaginings.
Outdoor Movie Night! Friday, October 29 6:00 P.M. The whole family can enjoy the cool night air as we watch a movie on the grounds of the library.
Introduction to Cyber Security Thursday, November 18 6:00 P.M. Adults Learn how to make sure that when you use the World Wide Web for shopping or other activities, that you are being as safe as possible.
Evening With Santa Monday, December 6 6:00 P.M. Pre-k through 3rd Grade It's our favorite night of the year when the Jolly Ol Elf himself comes for a visit. Listen to Santa read "T'was the Night Before Christmas" and have a special one-on-one meeting with him. Space is limited, so sign up early.
Christmas Movie Night Thursday, December 23 6:00 P.M. Family Event Join us for an evening watching a favorite Christmas Movie! Popcorn and drinks will be served as we show a classic on the big screen.
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