Tuesday, May 21 @ 5:30 pm Growing a vegetable garden in the summer can be a great project for yourself and your family. From patio/container gardening to full backyard. Join University of Illinois Extension Educator Grant McCarty to discuss how to get started, selecting vegetables, planting, maintenance and final harvest.
Star Wars Day Saturday, May 4 Stop in anytime for fun Star Wars themed activities. Open to all ages. Seed Starter Saturday May 4 11:00 am Join U of I Extension Master Gardeners to start vegetable seeds to transplant in your garden. In an effort to end local hunger, we are asking you to plant an extra row of … Read More
STORY HOUR Ages 3-5 Yrs. old Tues. 10a.m. Wed. 10a.m./1:30p.m. 4/2-3 “Rain, Rain!” 4/9-10 “Earth Day!” 4/16-17 “Happy Easter!” 4/23-24 “Rainbows” 4/30-5/1 “Butterflies” TODDLER TIME Ages 1 and 2 Mondays 9:30am/10:15am 4/1 “Rainbows” 4/8 “Earth Day” 4/15 “Easter” 4/22 “Chicks” 4/29 “Flowers” Teen Writers Club Open to ages 13-19. Tuesdays 4-5 pm Do you like to write short stories, poetry … Read More
Teen Writers Club Tuesdays 4-5 pm Do you like to write short stories, poetry or prose? Come share your work with other writers like you. Optional writing prompts and snacks will be provided. Open to ages 13-19. LEGO Club Thursday, March 7 3:30-4:30 pm Come in and have fun creating a masterpiece. LEGOS provided by the library. Open to ages … Read More
2019 Awards Gala Finalists Announced Our 2019 Awards Gala is set for February 7th, and we now have our list of award finalists. This year’s Gala, brought in part by the generous help from our event sponsor, Blackhawk Bank, will be held at the gorgeous Pavilion at Orchard Ridge Farms. The semi-formal event will be a great night out for our community in … Read More
On the April 2, 2019 election day ballot there will be a question asking to raise the library’s limited rate from .2149 to .288, an increase of .0731. This translates to an approximate $32 increase for a $150,000 property. If the Referendum passes: Increased study room and collaborative meeting space New/expanded teen/tween space Improved/larger children’s program room Better, easier to … Read More