Wednesdays are wacky this fall!
Visit the Children's Department every Wednesday in September and October.
Find the 'something silly' to earn a silly prize!


Zombie Bash
Gather round...this undead experence blends a chilling night-time scavenger hunt, creepy games, and delicious zombie parts for a fun-filled evening.
Want more...? Join us at 7:30 p.m. to watch
Goosebumps: The Scarecrow Walks at Midnight on the big screen. Zombie attire welcome!
Thursday, October 23 at 6:30 p.m.
For Grades 4 - 5


Drop-in Craft
Stop by the Children's Department to make a fun, seasonal craft! All materials will be provided.
Friday, October 24
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.


Monster Madness
They may be one-eyes and they may be hairy, but join us to celebrate the monsters that are never too scary! We'll have stories, games, and a chance for you to create your own unique monster.
Saturday, October 25 at 1:30 p.m.
For Grades K - 2; registration is required.



Children's Choice Book Club
You'll love this mix of cool books from both the Illinois Bluestem Book Award and the Rebecca Caudill Award lists. Read as many as you like for a chance to win a Kindle Fire! This book club will run through March 2015. For Grades 3-5

Monarch Book Club
Earn great prizes for reading the Monarch Award nominees! For every five books that you complete, you will receive a fun prize! This book club will run through February, 2015. For Grades K-3

We're getting ready for our renovation!
Library Closings:
Wednesday, October 29 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Monday, November 17 - all day

The lower level will be CLOSED as of Monday, November 3. There will be limited Children's materials located near the Adult Services Reference Desk.

The Quiet Study Room, located byhind the Adult Services Reference Desk, will be tempararily used to welcome parents and children during construction.


2014 Calendars:

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The Book Report
2014-2015 School Newsletter

September, grades K-2 October, grades K - 2
September, grades 3-5 October, grades 3 - 5
September, Spanish edition October, Spanish edition

Happening at the Library

Registration is required for most programs. Please click on the individual event to register or call the library at 847-526-6225, ext. 212 for more information.

La Hora Del Cuento
(Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 7:00 PM)

Wacky Wednesdays
(Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - All Day)

Hello Friends - CANCELLED
(Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 1:30 PM)

Preschool Storytime for 4-5 Year Olds
(Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:30 AM)

Preschool Halloween Party
(Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:00 AM)