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Wednesday, April 25, 2018


10:00 AM - Science Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Food Science
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Food Science


Thursday, April 26, 2018


6:30 PM - Adult Craft      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary      
Description:  We will be making fun planters for spring! This program is free of charge but requires registration.
7:00 PM - Community Book Club      


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein

Books can be checked out from the library or purchased at Our Town Books on the square.



Friday, April 27, 2018


3:30 PM - Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead is for anyone in 2nd to 5th grade. Join us on the fourth Friday of each month at 3:30PM. This month we will learn with Stik Bots.

Registration Required
 

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018


7:00 PM - Beginner Computer Class      


Location:  Lincoln Land Community College
Contact:  Sarah    243-5435   
Description:  Requires Registration


Wednesday, May 2, 2018


9:30 AM - Children's Garden Club      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  What do we know about gardening?
10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Cinco de Mayo
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Cinco de Mayo


Friday, May 4, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  


Monday, May 7, 2018


3:30 PM - Little Learners      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Little Learners is for kids in Kindergarten to 2nd grade and will meet the first Monday of each month at 3:30 PM. This group will learn how to program simple robots, work on logic skills and learn about the world around them.

This month we are learning with logic puzzles!



Tuesday, May 8, 2018


7:00 PM - Beginner Computer Class      


Location:  Lincoln Land Community College
Contact:  Sarah    243-5435   
Description:  Requires Registration


Wednesday, May 9, 2018


9:30 AM - Children's Garden Club      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Seeds
10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Mother's Day
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Mother's Day
7:00 PM - Poetry Group      


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary      
Description:  


Friday, May 11, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Potty Training
10:15 AM - Lego Club      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Build a Garden


Saturday, May 12, 2018


10:00 AM - Saturday Stories      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Honoring Those Who Serve


Monday, May 14, 2018


7:00 PM - Keeping Bees      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Arvin Pierce of ACBees will guide the audience through the trials and tribulations of keeping bees. He will use his personal photography to illustrate harvesting honey and the different life stages of bees.
       
    Pierce has been keeping honeybees since 2003. Not only does he keep his own hives, he works on colony removals, swarm captures, and tours schools and libraries giving presentations.

    Pierce is also experienced with urban beekeeping. He has maintained several hives on a rooftop in downtown Springfield and is familiar with the unique challenges urban landscapes pose for healthy bees.



Tuesday, May 15, 2018


7:00 PM - Beginner Computer Class      


Location:  Lincoln Land Community College
Contact:  Sarah    243-5435   
Description:  Requires Registration


Wednesday, May 16, 2018


9:30 AM - Children's Garden Club      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Planting
10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Aliens
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Aliens


Friday, May 18, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Mom Guilt
3:30 PM - Geeky Girls      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Geeky Girls is just for girls in 2nd to 5th grade and meets the third Friday of each month at 3:30 PM.


Tuesday, May 22, 2018


7:00 PM - Beginner Computer Class      


Location:  Lincoln Land Community College
Contact:  Sarah    243-5435   
Description:  Requires Registration
7:00 PM - Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead is for anyone in 2nd to 5th grade. Join us on the fourth Friday of each month at 3:30 PM. This month we will learn with Meeperbots.

Registration Required
 

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018


9:30 AM - Children's Garden Club      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Planting
10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Summer Time
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Summer Time


Thursday, May 24, 2018


7:00 PM - Community Book Club      


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks

Books can be checked out from the library or purchased at Our Town Books on the square.



Friday, May 25, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Sleep Issues
3:30 PM - Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead is for anyone in 2nd to 5th grade. Join us on the fourth Friday of each month at 3:30PM. This month we will learn with Meeperbots.

Registration Required
 

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018


10:00 AM - Summer Reading Opening Party      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Join us for our Summer Reading kick-off event on Tuesday, May 29th at 10 AM for Kevin and the Infinite Possibilities! Bring your dancing shoes for this wonderful, new entertainer!
10:15 AM - Summer Reading Registration!      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Registration opens today! Bring your child to the library for our Opening Party and get signed up for a summer of fun!


Wednesday, May 30, 2018


9:30 AM - Children's Garden Club      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Planting
10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Illinois Stories
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Illinois Stories


Thursday, May 31, 2018


9:30 AM - Summer Reading Craft for Groups of 4 or More      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration

10:00 AM - Summer Reading Craft      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration

10:30 AM - Summer Reading Craft for Groups of 4 or More      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration

11:00 AM - Summer Reading Craft      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration

2:00 PM - Summer Reading Craft      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration



Thursday, June 7, 2018


6:30 PM - CSI: The Reality      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  Do you love crime and police dramas? A Crime Scene Investigator from the Illinois State Police will be at the library to discuss the differences and similarities in what you see on television and what is performed in police crime labs.

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

10:00 AM -
Science Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Food Science
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Food Science


Thursday, April 26, 2018

6:30 PM -
Adult Craft


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary      
Description:  We will be making fun planters for spring! This program is free of charge but requires registration.
7:00 PM -
Community Book Club


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein

Books can be checked out from the library or purchased at Our Town Books on the square.



Friday, April 27, 2018

3:30 PM -
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead is for anyone in 2nd to 5th grade. Join us on the fourth Friday of each month at 3:30PM. This month we will learn with Stik Bots.

Registration Required
 

.
 
 


Tuesday, May 1, 2018

7:00 PM -
Beginner Computer Class


Location:  Lincoln Land Community College
Contact:  Sarah    243-5435   
Description:  Requires Registration


Wednesday, May 2, 2018

9:30 AM -
Children's Garden Club


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  What do we know about gardening?
10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Cinco de Mayo
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Cinco de Mayo


Friday, May 4, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  


Monday, May 7, 2018

3:30 PM -
Little Learners


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Little Learners is for kids in Kindergarten to 2nd grade and will meet the first Monday of each month at 3:30 PM. This group will learn how to program simple robots, work on logic skills and learn about the world around them.

This month we are learning with logic puzzles!



Tuesday, May 8, 2018

7:00 PM -
Beginner Computer Class


Location:  Lincoln Land Community College
Contact:  Sarah    243-5435   
Description:  Requires Registration


Wednesday, May 9, 2018

9:30 AM -
Children's Garden Club


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Seeds
10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Mother's Day
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Mother's Day
7:00 PM -
Poetry Group


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary      
Description:  


Friday, May 11, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Potty Training
10:15 AM -
Lego Club


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Build a Garden


Saturday, May 12, 2018

10:00 AM -
Saturday Stories


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Honoring Those Who Serve


Monday, May 14, 2018

7:00 PM -
Keeping Bees


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Arvin Pierce of ACBees will guide the audience through the trials and tribulations of keeping bees. He will use his personal photography to illustrate harvesting honey and the different life stages of bees.
       
    Pierce has been keeping honeybees since 2003. Not only does he keep his own hives, he works on colony removals, swarm captures, and tours schools and libraries giving presentations.

    Pierce is also experienced with urban beekeeping. He has maintained several hives on a rooftop in downtown Springfield and is familiar with the unique challenges urban landscapes pose for healthy bees.



Tuesday, May 15, 2018

7:00 PM -
Beginner Computer Class


Location:  Lincoln Land Community College
Contact:  Sarah    243-5435   
Description:  Requires Registration


Wednesday, May 16, 2018

9:30 AM -
Children's Garden Club


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Planting
10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Aliens
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Aliens


Friday, May 18, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Mom Guilt
3:30 PM -
Geeky Girls


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Geeky Girls is just for girls in 2nd to 5th grade and meets the third Friday of each month at 3:30 PM.


Tuesday, May 22, 2018

7:00 PM -
Beginner Computer Class


Location:  Lincoln Land Community College
Contact:  Sarah    243-5435   
Description:  Requires Registration
7:00 PM -
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead is for anyone in 2nd to 5th grade. Join us on the fourth Friday of each month at 3:30 PM. This month we will learn with Meeperbots.

Registration Required
 

.
 
 


Wednesday, May 23, 2018

9:30 AM -
Children's Garden Club


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Planting
10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Summer Time
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Summer Time


Thursday, May 24, 2018

7:00 PM -
Community Book Club


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks

Books can be checked out from the library or purchased at Our Town Books on the square.



Friday, May 25, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Sleep Issues
3:30 PM -
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead is for anyone in 2nd to 5th grade. Join us on the fourth Friday of each month at 3:30PM. This month we will learn with Meeperbots.

Registration Required
 

.
 
 


Tuesday, May 29, 2018

10:00 AM -
Summer Reading Opening Party


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Join us for our Summer Reading kick-off event on Tuesday, May 29th at 10 AM for Kevin and the Infinite Possibilities! Bring your dancing shoes for this wonderful, new entertainer!
10:15 AM -
Summer Reading Registration!


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Registration opens today! Bring your child to the library for our Opening Party and get signed up for a summer of fun!


Wednesday, May 30, 2018

9:30 AM -
Children's Garden Club


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Planting
10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Illinois Stories
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Illinois Stories


Thursday, May 31, 2018

9:30 AM -
Summer Reading Craft for Groups of 4 or More


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration

10:00 AM -
Summer Reading Craft


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration

10:30 AM -
Summer Reading Craft for Groups of 4 or More


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration

11:00 AM -
Summer Reading Craft


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration

2:00 PM -
Summer Reading Craft


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Illinois Pride

Requires Registration



Thursday, June 7, 2018

6:30 PM -
CSI: The Reality


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  Do you love crime and police dramas? A Crime Scene Investigator from the Illinois State Police will be at the library to discuss the differences and similarities in what you see on television and what is performed in police crime labs.