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February 2020


Limestone Township Library District



2701 W. Tower Road, Kankakee, IL

Break out of the cabin fever blues and come to the Library for a bevy of fun activities.

Please register for any programs
one day prior to the event.

Call us if you have any questions
at 815-939-1696.
Tuesday, February 4, February 11, February 18, & February 25
10:15 – 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.

Cookie Baking and Decorating
Thursday, February 6
5:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.

We’ll be decorating
Valentine’s Day cookies.
Follow one of our designs or come up with your own.
All supplies are provided, there is no charge for
this program.
Anti-Valentine’s Day Jeopardy
Saturday, February 8
11:00 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.

Teens in 9th-12th Grade
This program takes the opposite of love, happiness, and having that special someone and turning it into a Jeopardy game for Teens in 9th-12th grades to play.
Gentle Yoga
Tuesdays, February 11
and February 25
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.

Drop-in Free Health Screening

 Wednesday, February 12, 2020
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Drop-in  and consult with a nurse for a free health screening including blood pressure
and blood sugar check.
For more information or to register call the Limestone Township Library District
at 815-939-1696.
Chess Club
Thursday, February 13
Thursday, February 27
5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

Join our chess club to learn
and improve your ability to play.
All ages are welcomed. 
Drop-In Craft Time
Friday, February 14
3:00 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Kindergarten thru 5th Grade
Work on a fun craft for the holiday.
All supplies are provided,
there is no fee for this program.
Monarch Book Club
Saturday, February 15
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Kids in Kindergarten thru 3rd Grade
have their own book club.
We will read the book of the month at our gathering time and have a crafting session.
         Teen Game Night
         Wednesday, February 19
            5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
        Teens in 9th thru 12th Grades
Have fun playing a variety of board games,
card games, or ping pong!
Bring friends for more fun.
                         Backyard Gardening                   Friday, February 21
                   1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M
.                                Master Gardener Holly Froning will show
how to get those backyard gardens up
and running for the spring!
BlueStem Book Club
Saturday, February 22
1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.

Kids in 3rd – 5th Grade will meet
each month to discuss a book from the
Bluestem Award Nominee list. 

Adult Craft Night
Monday, February 24
Wednesday, February 26
5:30 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.

We'll be making and painting bird feeders out of tennis ball cans to attract some friends with the weather warming up.
There are two separate two sessions
for this craft.
Euchre Tournament
Saturday, February 29
Starts at 11:00 A.M.

Bring a friend and have fun on Leap Day.
You'll keep the same partner
throughout the tournament.
If less than eight people sign up,
partners will rotate.
Light refreshments will be served.

Coming in March!

A special birthday celebration

More Information to come!
The Library will be closed on
Monday, February 17
in honor of President's Day.
We will re-open on
Tuesday, February 18 at 10:00 A.M.

Did you see something you liked?
Register by calling the Library
at 815-939-1696.

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