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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
Both sessions of the monthly Book Club will be reading books about the History of Illinois. ON DECEMBER 3, 2018, THE PEOPLE OF ILLINOIS WILL CELEBRATE OUR STATE’S 200TH BIRTHDAY. ILLINOIS BICENTENNIAL WILL BE A 365‑DAY CELEBRATION, 200 YEARS IN THE MAKING. AT THE CENTER OF THE CELEBRATION WILL BE A YEAR‑LONG MULTIMEDIA CAMPAIGN CALLED BORN, BUILT & GROWN. THE … Read More
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
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
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
Check out Talcott Free Library’s TumbleBooks Collection! TumbleBooks is a digital library of animated, talking picture books. It is accessible from any device with an internet connection at any time. There are books for children of any age with a variety of subjects, interests, and reading needs. All you need are a valid library card and pin number in order to … Read More
Today is the birthday of one of our favorite YA authors here at Talcott: Rainbow Rowell. Author of popular young adult titles such as Fangirl, Eleanor and Park, Landlines, and Attachments, Rainbow Rowell is an extremely engaging storyteller who writes characters you can’t help but fall in love with! Today’s Book of the Day is her popular title Carry On, but also … Read More