All six teams did a tremendous job and should be exceptionally proud of their efforts in the last Battle of the season. The scores of Battle 5 were very close- with three teams earning the exact same amount of points! Without further ado, the official battle scores of the season are:
YALSA's Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adultsRead More
Thursday, March 28, 5:00 PM. Ages 4-7.
Using the Library’s Lego collection, let’s have fun building a display for the Kids World display.Read More
Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.
Writers in grades 7-12 are invited to join us every week for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.Read More
Thursday, March 28, 2024, 10:00 AM.
March is Irish American Heritage Month and we're celebrating with a Thursday morning film festival dedicated to the great Irish filmmaker, Jim Sheridan.Read More
Next Goal Wins
Wednesday, March 27, 6:30 PM.
Nothing is more frustrating than spending your money on a product or service only to find out it wasn't what you thought you were paying for. Agnieszka Lizek from the Illinois Attorney General's office will help you avoid consumer fraud.Read More
Wednesday, March 27, 2024, 6:30 PM.
Escape the ordinary with monthly discussions of science fiction, fantasy, and horror novellas. This month's book is Thornhedge by T. Kingfisher.Read More
Wednesdays, March 06, 13, 20 & 27, 3:00 PM.
Enjoy crochet? Interested in learning new stitches or sharing your knowledge? Join us for our virtual crochet-a-long.Read More
Wednesday, March 27, 2:00 PM. Grades 3-6.
Design and paint your very own working clock.Read More
March 27, 28 & 29, 2:00 PM. Ages 13-16.
Become a puppet master during Spring Break! Spend two days creating the puppet of your dreams and then bring your puppet (and yourself) to an open mic event for you and your friends.Read More
Wednesday, March 27, 1:30 PM. Ages 14 and up.
In this beginner-friendly workshop, you'll explore the exciting world of laser cutting and engraving using the powerful Glowforge Pro.Read More
Wandering Stars by Tommy OrangeRead More
In Ascension by Martin MacInnes
Four Thousand Paws: Caring for the Dogs of the Iditarod by Lee Morgan
Tuesday, March 26, 7:00 PM.
By meditating we become relaxed and calm as we enter a state of inner peace and well-being. Adding gratitude along with meditation can create a winning combination. Join meditation expert Ajjili Hodari, Esq. on Zoom for this transformational workshop.Read More
Tuesday, March 26, 2024, 7:00 PM.
At our monthly mystery book club, we'll keep you guessing until the very last page. This month we're talking about Murder in an Irish Village by Carlene O'Connor.Read More
Tuesday, March 26, 6:00 PM. Ages 7-12.
Word! Calling young readers and their families. This classic crossword board game is full-on fun for spellers of all ages.Read More
The Mildred L. Batchelder Award is given to an American publisher for a children’s book originating in a country other than the United States and translated into English.Read More
Monday, March 25, 3:00 PM. Ages 4-12 (7 & under with adult)
Paint a wild seascape featuring an orca and a bright galaxy filled sky.Read More
Monday, March 25, 1:00 PM.
Connie Martin tells the story of how her family used quilts containing hidden codes and secret messages to assist abolitionists guiding enslaved people to freedom along the Underground Railroad to the North.Read More
Have a phone or tablet and need help getting started? Need advanced help with an app? Sign up for personalized individual help!Read More
On the mornings of Sunday, March 3rd and 10th, 2024 you might see some police officers around the Library grounds. Don’t worry, they’ll just be using our property for training exercises.…Read More
According to the Chinese Horoscope, any babies born between February 5th, 2024 and February 4th, 2025 will have arrived during the Year of the Dragon.Read More
March's storytime is right around the corner. Registration will begin Monday, February 26th, 2024 right at 9:00 AM so set your phone alerts and reserve your child's spot!Read More
The folks behind Libby, one of the apps Eisenhower card holders can use to borrow ebooks and audiobooks, have announced the finalists for the first ever Libby Book Awards!Read More