LOCATION 2 West Walnut St. Harrisburg, IL 62946 618-253-7455 voice 618-252-1239 fax

HOURS Mon-Fri: 9am-8pm Sat: 10am-6pm Sun: 1pm-5pm

CCC Boys Program

October 3rd, 2017   •   No Comments   

Thursday, October 19th, 6:00 pm

Author/Songwriter Bill Jamerson will present a music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps. The CCC was a federal works program created by President Franklin Roosevelt in the heart of The Great Depression. There was a camp located outside of Eldorado and the CCC boys often came into Harrisburg on weekends. Don’t miss this program!

Peter Fletcher Concert

October 2nd, 2017   •   No Comments   

Monday, October 9th, 6:00 pm

Join us at the library as we enjoy an evening filled with the sounds of award-winning classical guitarist Peter Fletcher. This event is free and open to the public.

Adult Game Night

September 10th, 2017   •   No Comments   

Friday, September 29th, 5:30-7:30 pm

Join us for a traditional game night! Games will be provided. Adults only, please.

Michael McNerney’s Program and Book Signing

September 1st, 2017   •   No Comments   

Sunday, September 10th, 2:00 pm

Michael McNerney will join us at the library to discuss his book A Shape in Place and Time. McNerney will describe his research of a uniquely shaped pioneer gravemarker brought by the first wave of immigrants arriving in Southern Illinois in the late 18th and early 19th century. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and the author will be happy to sign your copy!

U of I Adult Cooking Class

September 1st, 2017   •   No Comments   

Thursday, October 19th, 1:00-2:30 pm

Join Robin Johnston for this fun and educational class. Robin will teach participants how to make a healthy lunch and everyone will cook it together during the class! Please register for this class by calling (618) 252-8391.

Adult Game Night

September 1st, 2017   •   No Comments   

Friday, September 29th, 5:30-7:30 pm

Join us for this entertaining evening! Games will be provided. Adults only, please.

Harrisburg Homecoming Parade

August 25th, 2017   •   No Comments   

Look for us September 14th!

Magic Treehouse Book Club

August 18th, 2017   •   No Comments   

Monday, November 27th, 4:00-5:00 pm

Join Miss Emily as we read and discuss the Magic Treehouse books! No need to bring your own book. Open K-5th grade students.

This month: Mummies in the Morning

IL Jr. Chef Cooking Class

July 12th, 2017   •   No Comments   

Thursday, July 20th & 27th

1:00-3:00 pm

Sign up for one or all!

Illinois Nutrition Education Programs is providing healthy eating and physical activity programs. These programs are fun and interactive! Join Robin Johnston from the U of I Extension for this free, fun and educational cooking class for kids! Ages 8 and up. Please sign up for this program at the front desk.

Special Closing Announcement

July 1st, 2017   •   No Comments   

Monday, August 21st

We will be closed until 4:00 pm for the solar eclipse. Enjoy this exciting phenomenon!