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Seed Starting-Spring is Here!

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Spring is here and gardening season is right around the corner. Now is the time to plan your garden and begin the process of starting seeds indoors. Whether you are new to gardening or have been doing it for years, we invite you to join Brian Rudny, University of Illinois Extension Boone County Master Gardener for an evening presentation. Learn … Read More

Stem Club April 18

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Thursday, April 18 3:30 to 4:30 pm Open to ages 12-14. Come join us as we continue to build robots.  

Game Night for Adults

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 Games Against Humanity Friday, April 26 6-8 pm Talcott is hosting its first game night for adults in a special after hours program. We will have modern party games along with some classics. Munchies will be provided. Registration required. This event is for adults 18+.

Lego Club Thursday April 4

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LEGO Club Thursday, April 4 3:30-4:30 pm Come in and have fun creating a masterpiece. LEGOS provided by the library. Open to ages 8-14.  

Folded Zoo (Origami)

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April 15 – 20 All Day Stop by the library anytime & create animal inspired origami. Paper and printed instructions provided. Family friendly fun and open to all ages.  


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On May 21, 2019 Talcott will be joining a larger consortium called PrairieCat. Once live, Talcott patrons will have the collections of 130+ Illinois libraries available to them at their fingertips. There are many wonderful changes coming with this transition including:   Patrons may opt into text reminders for due dates. Patrons will be able to pay fines online. Patrons … Read More

2019 April News

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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

Hospice & Palliative Care 101

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Agrace Hospice & Palliative Care 101 Thursday, March 21 6:30 pm Join us to learn about Agrace’s services and the differences between hospice and palliative care.