Getting Started with eBooks & audioBooks

Talcott LibraryFYI, Website Tips

With OverDrive, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your library digital collection. All you need to get started is an internet connection, a library card, and a PIN number and these three steps: 1. Find your library Find and open your library or school’s digital collection using one of the following: Our new Libby app … Read More

Support Talcott Free Library

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Amazon donates 0.5% of your eligible purchase to our library. It’s easy… go to when you shop and choose Talcott as your charity.    

Star Wars Day!!

Talcott LibraryFYI, Programs, YA

Star Wars  Day Friday, May 4 Stop in anytime for fun Star Wars themed activities. Open to all ages.  

Story Time Preschool.

Talcott LibraryChildren, FYI

Come enjoy stories, singing, counting and crafts. Ages 3-5 Yrs. old Tuesday. 10 a.m. Wednesday 10a.m./1:30p.m. 5/1-2     “May Flowers” 5/8-9     “Happy Mother’s Day” 5/15-16 “Silly Socks” 5/22-23 “Frogs” 5/29-30   No Story Hour Sign-up for Summer Reading!  

Fundraiser Event-Don’t Miss It!

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  Saturday, May 19 10am-11pm Join us at the Panda Express in Machesney Park (located at 1640 West Lane Dr.) to help raise money for our future building renovation/expansion. Talcott will receive 20% of sales for the day when you show our official Panda flyer. Raise Money for Talcott Free Library When: May 19, 2018  10:00 AM – 11:00 PM … Read More

Come join us Talcott Friends of the Library

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The Talcott Library Friends group welcomes new members. Meetings are usually held the 3rd Monday of month and involve activities which promote the library. If interested in learning more about the group, please ask a staff member to add your name to the mailing list which announces meeting dates and times, or call 815-624-7511 Christmas “Chocolate for the Talcott Soul” … Read More