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Chess Club

March 12th, 2019   •   No Comments   

Sunday, March 24th, 2:00-4:00 pm

Do you enjoy playing chess or want to learn how to play? Join Mr. Ray for Chess Club on Sunday afternoon! Open to all ages and skill levels. If you don’t know how to play, we’ll teach you!

Fancy Nancy Tea Party

March 12th, 2019   •   No Comments   

Saturday, March 23rd, 3:00-5:00 pm

Join us for a fancy afternoon of activities, snacks and fun! Wearing a fancy costume is not required but it is encouraged! Beads and crowns will be provided. This program is for ages 4 and up. Children age 7 and under should be accompanied by an adult.

Minecrafternoon

February 22nd, 2019   •   No Comments   

Saturday, March 9th, 3:00-5:00 pm

Have a Minecraftenoon with us! We’ll craft, snack, and have fun! All materials will be provided. Open to ages 5-12, accompanied by an adult. Call Miss Emily if you have any questions.

Monopoly Game Night

February 22nd, 2019   •   No Comments   

Thursday, March 7th, 6:00-7:30 pm

Are you a fan of Monopoly? Join us for a Monopoly Game Night! All ages are welcome. Games will be provided.

Ann Stokes: Civil War Nurse

February 19th, 2019   •   No Comments   

Saturday, March 16th, 2:00 pm

Join us at the library as we listen to Marlene Rivero recount life as Ann Stokes, an escaped slave who worked on the U.S.S. Red Rover as a dishwasher, laundress, and nuse. Stokes was the first woman to receive her U.S. Navy Pension for her service after settling in Southern Illinois. This program is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome!

Women’s History Month

February 13th, 2019   •   No Comments   

Celebrate Women’s History Month at Harrisburg District Library!

March 1st – 31st

Celebrate Women’s History Month by stopping by the library to read about the accomplishments and experiences of women throughout history.

Black History Month

February 13th, 2019   •   No Comments   

Celebrate Black History Month at Harrisburg District Library!

February 1st – 28th

Stop by and take a look at our Black History Month display, as well as the many other works that celebrate the accomplishments of African Americans.

Oscar Party

February 12th, 2019   •   No Comments   

Thursday, February 21st, 6:00-7:00 pm

Get ready for the Oscars! We’ll discuss past winners and this year’s nominees. Plus, we’ll have snacks and trivia. Can you guess who the winners will be this year? All ages are welcome!

Pizza Day Party!

February 2nd, 2019   •   No Comments   

Saturday, February 9th, 3:00-5:00 pm

Come celebrate National Pizza Day! Eat pizza and watch a fun movie. All ages welcome!

Graphic Novel Book Club

January 3rd, 2019   •   No Comments   

Monday, April 8th, 4:00-5:30 pm

Join Miss Krys for the discussion of Bad Machinery: The Case of the Team Spirit by John Allison. Read the graphic novel before coming to the club so we can have a lively discussion!

For teens 9th-12th grade.