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!  

Self-Defense for Teens Gallery (February 2024)

Lindsey Daehnke from Strictly Self Defense held a teen self-defense workshop at the library in February. Participants learned a variety of techniques to keep themselves safe in various situations., and left class feeling empowered! Check out some photos from the class below:

Alcohol Ink Dyed Scarves Gallery (January 2024)

So many beautiful scarves were created during this class. Participants experimented with different folding and rubberbanding techniques, and colorful dyes to make these unique masterpieces. Lots of fun on a very chilly afternoon! We are all looking forward to doing this again in the future.