FOLDED LOVE (Origami)

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FOLDED LOVE February 11-14 All Day Stop by the library anytime & create Valentine’s inspired origami for your sweetheart. Paper and printed instructions provided. Family friendly fun and open to all ages. Talcott Free Library 101 E. Main Street Rockton Illinois 815 624 7511  

Closed Wednesday, January 30

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Late fees for books due on the 30th will be waived as long as they are returned by Friday night. Stay safe and warm and we’ll see you Thursday afternoon. Village Hall is open every day from 7:30 am-4:30 pm if you need somewhere warm to go.

Talcott is a finalist for the Pride of the Stateline award from the Stateline Chamber!!

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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

AARP Volunteer Tax Assistance

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February 14 thru April 11 on Tuesdays and Thursdays AARP VOLUNTEER TAX ASSISTANCE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY CALL 815-624-7511 FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT TODAY 101 E. Main Street Rockton IL 61072 Library staff are not qualified to provide assistance. Talcott Free Library

2019 February Book Club

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Thursday, February 7 at 6 pm Read the book Lincoln’s Grave Robbers by Steve Scheinkin   Monday, February 11 at 1 pm Read The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

April 2, 2019 Referendum

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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

Attention Little Ones- Fun for you

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TUMBLE BOOKS An online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.  

FREE Illinois Legal Aid

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Illinois Legal Aid. Find forms, articles, and even help finding a lawyer, all for free. Go to www.talcottfreelibrary.com Click on Resources Then click on Legal Help Go to Illinois Legal Aid  

STEM Club February 21

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STEM Club will be back Thursday, February 21 3:30 to 4:30 pm Open to ages 12-14. New Year new projects, come join us! No sign up required.