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B. Douglas: The Blues Man

October 15th, 2014   •   No Comments   

“What drew me to the blues is playing my guitar.  I can vent my frustrations, vent my feelings, all of myself through the guitar.”  Join us at 6:30 pm on Thursday, Oct. 23rd when B. Douglas will talk about his experience and journey with music and also perform a few songs. Get a preview here:   http://www.reverbnation.com/bdouglas    B. Douglas has enjoyed 37 years of success in many areas of the music industry: performer, composer, arranger, soloist as well as band leader.  Douglas has recorded with local talent Harold “Super” Cruson of Rosiclare.

Get Cookin’

September 22nd, 2014   •   No Comments   

Saturday, October 11th


Peter Fletcher

August 25th, 2014   •   No Comments   

Join us on Monday, October 6,  at 7:00pm.



Friends of the Library Annual Meeting

March 19th, 2014   •   No Comments   

This program is open to everyone.  Please join us!

Resume Writing Workshop

February 24th, 2014   •   No Comments   

Saturday, August 30th


AFI Film Series

January 27th, 2014   •   No Comments   

Join us for a great movie.

Saturday, April 12th

All ages welcome.

Call the library at 253-7455 for information on this month’s movie title.

3M Cloud Library

December 11th, 2013   •   No Comments   

Checking out books with 3M and Polaris couldn’t be easier.

3M Cloud Library Tutorial

Saturday, February 1, 2014     11am-12pm

Bring your device and learn how to use the 3M Cloud Library app.

Call 253-7455 for details.


The Financial Aid Process

November 30th, 2013   •   No Comments   

The Illinois Student Assistance Commission is the financial aid agency in the state of Illinois.  Their mission is to make “college accessible and affordable for all Illinois students.”  This presentation, given by ISAC representative Ekateryna Bondareva, will help you understand the financial aid process.

Thursday, February 27th


November 1st, 2013   •   No Comments   

Saturday, November 23, 2013


Family Reading Night

November 1st, 2013   •   No Comments   

“Read Across Illinois”

Bring your family to hear readers, see finger-plays, enjoy light refreshments, and enter to win prizes.  The Library Bookworm will be handing out Lincoln pennies to each child and each child will receive a book to take home.