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The Libraries Transform Campaign, an initiative of the American Library Association (ALA), is designed to increase public awareness of the value, impact and services provided by libraries and library professionals. The campaign will ensure there is one clear, energetic voice for the profession, providing library advocates with adaptable tools to showcase for the public the transformative nature of today’s libraries … Read More

New Library Mobile App – App Store – Google Play Store – Amazon Kindle

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NIC Libraries Access your local Northern Illinois Cooperative. Anytime, anywhere via their NIC Libraries mobile app. What’s inside the app NIC Libraries, the mobile app for Northern Illinois Cooperative, lets you locate and search your library catalog wherever you are. If you are a library card holder in and of the Northern Illinois Cooperative below, you can locate books, movies, … Read More

Know the 10 Signs – Alzheimer’s Awareness Program

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Early detection matters. The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Early detection gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. Attend this training to … Read More

Coming soon our Holiday Book Sale

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This event at Talcott provides opportunities to shop the Friends of the Library Holiday Used Book Sale. The used book sale will run December 2nd – December 4th. All proceeds help support programs and materials for the library. Book Sale Hours are: Saturday, December 2            9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sunday, December 3               1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Monday, December 4              … Read More

Our 17th Annual Chocolate For The Talcott Soul

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The Friends of Talcott Free Library wish to invite the community to the annual “Chocolate for the Talcott Soul,” an open house with endless samples of sweet treats, on Sunday, December 3rd from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Listen to local music, participate in themed gift basket drawings, and purchase some treats to take home. Chocolate for the Talcott Soul started 17 … Read More


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Many families make it a holiday tradition to participate in Talcott’s Adopt-A-Book program. Stop by our Adopt-A-Book display and choose a book to donate to the library as a gift for a loved one. You will receive an official certificate of adoption to present to them and a bookplate will be placed in the book with your names. Your gift … Read More