Upcoming Events

Oct 21 2020 - 6:30pm
CASTING A HISTORIC VOTE: SUFFRAGE IN ILLINOIS
August 18, 2020 marks the 100th Anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment allowing women the right to vote throughout the United States. Prior to 1920, women were denied the vote in the majority of elections in the United States. The struggle for enfranchisement began with the birth of... more
Oct 23 2020 - 10:15am
Illustration of a sticky note and four pencils with the title and day and time of the program on the inside.
Helping your child get ready to read and succeed in school doesn't have to be complex or require buying special materials. Join us each Friday at 10:15 AM on our Facebook page as Ms. Catherine shares quick tips and small practices that adults can easily incorporate into their regular routines with... more
Oct 23 2020 - 7:00pm
Virtual Trivia Night
Let’s play a round of trivia from home! Join us here:https://www.crowd.live/IZSB2 Friday, October 23, 2020 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Here's how it works: * Log in anytime between 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm * The trivia game will take about 30 minutes but will be on a continuous loop so you can play anytime... more
Oct 26 2020 - 7:00pm
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
This month we are reading "Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg" by  Irin Carmon, Shana Knizhnik Young Adult Biography Digital copies are available through Hoopla (no wait), Library on the Go and cloudLibrary and limited print (regular and large print) and book on cd copies... more
Oct 27 2020 - 9:45am
Photo of Miss Julie holding a scarf in an advertisement for her Baby Talk Songs program.
Join us on our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/CAPLD - at 9:45 AM on Tuesdays as Miss Julie shares her Baby Talk songs and fingerplays! This program is geared toward little ones and helps develop their pre-literacy skills and love of books all by using song, movement, and rhyme. Can't make... more
Oct 30 2020 - 10:15am
Illustration of a sticky note and four pencils with the title and day and time of the program on the inside.
Helping your child get ready to read and succeed in school doesn't have to be complex or require buying special materials. Join us each Friday at 10:15 AM on our Facebook page as Ms. Catherine shares quick tips and small practices that adults can easily incorporate into their regular routines with... more
Oct 30 2020 - 7:00pm
Virtual Trivia Night
Let’s play a round of trivia from home! Join us here:https://www.crowd.live/TPHFO Friday, October 30, 2020 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Here's how it works: * Log in anytime between 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm * The trivia game will take about 30 minutes but will be on a continuous loop so you can play anytime... more
Nov 3 2020 (All day)
Gray circle with red, white, and blue text that says, "every vote counts." The "o" in vote has a checkmark inside of it.
The Library will be closed in observance of Election Day. Not sure where your polling place is located? The site https://ova.elections.il.gov/PollingPlaceLookup.aspx can help.  
Nov 3 2020 - 6:00pm
Society of Midwestern Authors logo
Come join our writer’s group on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. virtually via Zoom.  Although we have a new name, Society of Midwestern Authors, our mission is the same: help each other grow in our writing. Writers of all levels of experience and genres are welcomed for discussion,... more
Nov 10 2020 - 6:00pm
The Tuesday Evening Book Group will meet virtually on Zoom to discuss our November book selection, "Shakespeare" by Bill Bryson. "Shakespeare" is available as an ebook and electronic audiobook through Hoopla and as an ebook through cloudLibrary and there will be print copies available at the... more

Saturday, July 25, 2020

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