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Loteria!

Large Meeting Room

Join us for a fun evening playing Loteria, a Mexican form of bingo.  All ages welcome.  Register by clicking the RSVP button below.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

Free

Lunch & Listen: The Mystery of Locked Rooms

Large Meeting Room

It’s storytime for big kids!  Bring your lunch and listen to staff read a portion of ‘The Mystery of Locked Rooms‘ by Lindsay Currie then complete activities that compliment the book.  Enjoy a virtual visit with author Lindsay Currie, too!  This activity meets weekly on Wednesdays beginning June 5 and is appropriate for students in […]

Chicken Ball Game Craft

Large Meeting Room

Summer getting boring already? Head to the library to craft this silly chicken game using repurposed materials.  It's harder to play than it looks!  All ages welcome.  Younger children will require adult assistance.  Register by clicking the RSVP link below.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

Free

Crafter’s UFO Night

Large Meeting Room

Calling all crafters!  Got a stash of UFO’s (Unfinished Objects)? Spend an evening with fellow crafters getting those UFO’s closer to completion.  All who knit, crochet, cross stich, embroider, sew, and paper craft are invited.  Light refreshments will be provided.  Registration is required.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

Free

Summer Storytime

Out of Library

Join library staff for stories and activities featuring works by favorite authors.  Sessions will be held at the Lions Park pavilion but will move indoors in the event of inclement weather.  Registration is required.  Summer Storytime is perfect for Preschool through 3rd graders.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

Free

Minute-to-Win-it Olympics

Out of Library

No need to travel to Paris to participate in the Olympics this summer.  Come to the library and be ready for fun in Minute-to-Win-it Olympics! No athletic skill is required.  Just a great sense of humor and willingness to laugh 'til your sides hurt.  This activity is open to students in 5th grade and up.  […]

Free

Lunch & Listen: The Mystery of Locked Rooms

Large Meeting Room

It’s storytime for big kids!  Bring your lunch and listen to staff read a portion of ‘The Mystery of Locked Rooms‘ by Lindsay Currie then complete activities that compliment the book.  Enjoy a virtual visit with author Lindsay Currie, too!  This activity meets weekly on Wednesdays beginning June 5 and is appropriate for students in […]

Soda Bottle Bird Feeder Craft

Out of Library

Recycle a soda bottle into a cozy feeder for the birds.  All ages welcome.  Younger children will require adult assistance.  Register by clicking the RSVP button below.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

Free

Summer Storytime

Out of Library

Join library staff for stories and activities featuring works by favorite authors.  Sessions will be held at the Lions Park pavilion but will move indoors in the event of inclement weather.  Registration is required.  Summer Storytime is perfect for Preschool through 3rd graders.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

Free

Bead Buddy Keychain

Large Meeting Room

Use scraps of felt and a wooden bead to make a cute keychain.  All ages welcome.  Young children will require adult assistance.  Registration is required.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

Free