The Friendly Library

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January 2022


Limestone Township Library District



2701 W. Tower Road, Kankakee, IL

Take our Reading Challenge
to start the year off right!
You can pick up a paper log
and/or sign up for our Hygge Challenge on
the Beanstack App

Programming for the rest of January 
will be on Facebook or the Discord App.

Please call the library if you have any questions at 815-939-1696.

Join our Winter Reading Challenge!
For every 100 minutes you read, you will get a ticket for one of our prize baskets. 
Pick up a paper log sheet at the Library
Down load the Beanstack App on your smart phone and pick a challenge or two.
Discover what Hygge is all about!

Storytime is taking a break for the month of January.
Join us when we come back
in February!
Adult Book Club 

Tuesday, January 11
6:30 P.M. 
We are reading Pug Actually by Matt Dunn, a breezy romantic comedy about a rescue Pug who is determined to give his human
the happily ever after she deserves.
Our next meeting will be Tuesday, February 8 when we discuss The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett.

Science Demonstration with Ms. Faith and Ms. Holly
Wednesday, January 12 at 6:00 P.M. on Facebook. 
Watch as our intrepid staff members demonstrate
a science experiment,
using items you can find in your home.
For kids in 3rd through 6th grade.

The library will be closed on Monday, January 17 in observance of
Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

We will re-open on Tuesday, January 18 at 10:00 A.M.
STEAM Workshop
Thursday, January 20  at 6:00 P.M.
A part of our Getting Ready for Kindergarten grant program, STEAM Workshop is geared for
students entering kindergarten in 2022.
This month we are mixing colors and chemicals
for basic reactions.
The STEAM Workshop is sponsored by the Community Foundation of Kankakee River Valley.
Tuesday, January, 25
6:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. 

We plan to edit and critique each other's work, becoming better writers in the process. Please bring some of your writing work to share with others.

Take It and Make It 
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

Any questions? 
Call us at 815-939-1696, 
email us at
or message us at Facebook or Instagram. 
You can always visit us on Facebook, Instagram, and our website ( to get the latest programing information
or to see what fun facts we are putting up on any day of the week.