Little Bookworms Celebration April 2024 Gallery

Woohoo!  Once a year we have a party for the children who read over 1,000 books before kindergarten.  Kids decorated hats, enjoyed a treat, and posed for pictures.  Next, we hopped, skipped and twirled to dance music.  Great job everyone!  Stop by the Children’s Desk to sign up your Little Bookworm the next time you are at the library.  There are fun incentives along the way: stickers, a Starbucks gift card, a book tote and … Read more

Northern Illinois Train Club April 2024 Gallery

Don’t miss the Northern Illinois Lego Train Club display happening this weekend, Saturday until 4:30pm and Sunday from 12 – 4:30pm.  Over 500 people have visited already and here’s what they said: “Wow!” “Completely amazing!” “So big!” “Cool!” “It’s epic!” “It’s awesome!” “That was fun!”  See you soon!  

Raptors Gallery October 2023

Over 100 people came to the library to see hawks, owls and falcons from Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab & Education.  We met the fastest flying animal (a falcon) and an owl that likes to eat skunks.  We also learned many amazing facts about how to help keep our environment safe for animals.  At one point, the audience had to act like birds of prey.  Enjoy the cool photos!