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Friday, January 19, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


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


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  STEAM program for girls in grades 2-5.

Geeky Girls, for girls in grades 2-5, will meet on Friday, January 19th at 3:30pm to make light circuit cards.

 
 


Saturday, January 20, 2018


10:15 AM - 10th Anniversary Lap Sit      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  All previous Lap Sitters are welcome back for a reunion! We will display artwork from the last 10 years and have "then and now" pictures of Lap Sit kids from years past. Anyone who has ever attended lapsit is welcome to attend!


Wednesday, January 24, 2018


10:00 AM - Science Story Time      


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


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  


Thursday, January 25, 2018


6:30 PM - Free Resume Workshop      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  During this 30 minute resume workshop, you'll learn the basics of building a modern resume that gets you hired. By looking at some strong examples, you'll learn how to highlight your skill set, what to include (and what not include), as well as some general tips for creating your ideal resume. There will be time for questions, and you'll be able to take home a resume checklist that helps ensure your bases are covered.

Kaleigh Moore is a freelance writer for Inc. Magazine, The Huffington Post, and Entrepreneur, as well as for companies like AT&T. She holds a bachelor's degree in Communications from the University of Illinois and has worked with multiple New York Times best-selling authors on writing projects.

 
7:00 PM - Community Book Club      


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  Istanbul: City of Majesty at the Crossroads of the World by Thomas F. Madden (2016)

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



Friday, January 26, 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, for all kids in grades 2-5, will meet on Friday, January 26th at 3:30pm to use snap circuits.
 
 
10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


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


Tuesday, January 30, 2018


11:00 AM - Senior Center Book Club      


Location:  Community Park Center
Contact:  Diane Hollendonner   243-5435   
Description:  Join Outreach Librarian Diane Hollendonner for a discussion on Elvis Presley. Participants are encouraged to bring an item or story to share.


Wednesday, January 31, 2018


10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Dot Art
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Dot Art


Friday, February 2, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


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


Sunday, February 4, 2018


4:00 PM - Music Under the Dome      


Location:  JPL Rotunda
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  Jacksonville native Ilan Sewell will be making his singing debut with an exciting a capella program entitled Songs Out of Silence. It is a magpie collection of songs on the theme of achieving personal freedom that will include show tunes, pop music from many decades and opera.


Monday, February 5, 2018


3:30 PM - Little Learners      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  S.T.E.A.M. Programs for kids K-2. This month our Little Learners will use transulcent objects to learn about changing colors.


Wednesday, February 7, 2018


10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Wave at your Neighbor
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Wave at your Neighbor


Thursday, February 8, 2018


6:30 PM - Adult Craft Class      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  Use watercolors to make art and create cards for all occasions.

Registration Required



Friday, February 9, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


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


Monday, February 12, 2018


4:30 PM - JPL Board Meeting      


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Chris   243-5435   
Description:  


Wednesday, February 14, 2018


10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Valentines
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Valentines


Thursday, February 15, 2018


6:30 PM - History of the Poorhouse and Farm in Morgan County Illinois      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  An author talk and book signing. The Morgan County Poorhouse and Farm in Jacksonville, Illinois, as author Dr. Joe Squillace shows, served a wide array of persons with various human, mental and social needs, a product of the intellectual and religious surrounding community. What is revealed is an institution that struggles, like today’s institutions, to meet the needs of those living in poverty with resource constraints and the current knowledge base of how to address complex needs.


Friday, February 16, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


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


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  STEAM program for girls in grades 2-5.

Geeky Girls, for girls in grades 2-5, will meet on Friday, January 19th at 3:30pm to learn with Stick Bots.

 


Saturday, February 17, 2018


10:00 AM - Saturday Stories      


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  New Books


Wednesday, February 21, 2018


10:00 AM - Story Time      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Presidents
3:00 PM - Story Time      


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Presidents
7:00 PM - Poetry Group      


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  


Thursday, February 22, 2018


7:00 PM - Community Book Club      


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  The Underground Railroad by Coleson Whitehead (2016)

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



Friday, February 23, 2018


10:15 AM - Lap Sit      


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  
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, for all kids in grades 2-5, will meet on Friday, January 26th at 3:30pm to use Bloxels.
 

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Friday, January 19, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


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


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  STEAM program for girls in grades 2-5.

Geeky Girls, for girls in grades 2-5, will meet on Friday, January 19th at 3:30pm to make light circuit cards.

 
 


Saturday, January 20, 2018

10:15 AM -
10th Anniversary Lap Sit


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  All previous Lap Sitters are welcome back for a reunion! We will display artwork from the last 10 years and have "then and now" pictures of Lap Sit kids from years past. Anyone who has ever attended lapsit is welcome to attend!


Wednesday, January 24, 2018

10:00 AM -
Science Story Time


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


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  


Thursday, January 25, 2018

6:30 PM -
Free Resume Workshop


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  During this 30 minute resume workshop, you'll learn the basics of building a modern resume that gets you hired. By looking at some strong examples, you'll learn how to highlight your skill set, what to include (and what not include), as well as some general tips for creating your ideal resume. There will be time for questions, and you'll be able to take home a resume checklist that helps ensure your bases are covered.

Kaleigh Moore is a freelance writer for Inc. Magazine, The Huffington Post, and Entrepreneur, as well as for companies like AT&T. She holds a bachelor's degree in Communications from the University of Illinois and has worked with multiple New York Times best-selling authors on writing projects.

 
7:00 PM -
Community Book Club


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  Istanbul: City of Majesty at the Crossroads of the World by Thomas F. Madden (2016)

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



Friday, January 26, 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, for all kids in grades 2-5, will meet on Friday, January 26th at 3:30pm to use snap circuits.
 
 
10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


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


Tuesday, January 30, 2018

11:00 AM -
Senior Center Book Club


Location:  Community Park Center
Contact:  Diane Hollendonner   243-5435   
Description:  Join Outreach Librarian Diane Hollendonner for a discussion on Elvis Presley. Participants are encouraged to bring an item or story to share.


Wednesday, January 31, 2018

10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Dot Art
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Topic: Dot Art


Friday, February 2, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


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


Sunday, February 4, 2018

4:00 PM -
Music Under the Dome


Location:  JPL Rotunda
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  Jacksonville native Ilan Sewell will be making his singing debut with an exciting a capella program entitled Songs Out of Silence. It is a magpie collection of songs on the theme of achieving personal freedom that will include show tunes, pop music from many decades and opera.


Monday, February 5, 2018

3:30 PM -
Little Learners


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  S.T.E.A.M. Programs for kids K-2. This month our Little Learners will use transulcent objects to learn about changing colors.


Wednesday, February 7, 2018

10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Wave at your Neighbor
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Wave at your Neighbor


Thursday, February 8, 2018

6:30 PM -
Adult Craft Class


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  Use watercolors to make art and create cards for all occasions.

Registration Required



Friday, February 9, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


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


Monday, February 12, 2018

4:30 PM -
JPL Board Meeting


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Chris   243-5435   
Description:  


Wednesday, February 14, 2018

10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Valentines
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Valentines


Thursday, February 15, 2018

6:30 PM -
History of the Poorhouse and Farm in Morgan County Illinois


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  An author talk and book signing. The Morgan County Poorhouse and Farm in Jacksonville, Illinois, as author Dr. Joe Squillace shows, served a wide array of persons with various human, mental and social needs, a product of the intellectual and religious surrounding community. What is revealed is an institution that struggles, like today’s institutions, to meet the needs of those living in poverty with resource constraints and the current knowledge base of how to address complex needs.


Friday, February 16, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


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


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  STEAM program for girls in grades 2-5.

Geeky Girls, for girls in grades 2-5, will meet on Friday, January 19th at 3:30pm to learn with Stick Bots.

 


Saturday, February 17, 2018

10:00 AM -
Saturday Stories


Location:  Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  New Books


Wednesday, February 21, 2018

10:00 AM -
Story Time


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Presidents
3:00 PM -
Story Time


Location:  JPL Story Time Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  Presidents
7:00 PM -
Poetry Group


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  


Thursday, February 22, 2018

7:00 PM -
Community Book Club


Location:  JPL Conference Room
Contact:  Hillary   243-5435   
Description:  The Underground Railroad by Coleson Whitehead (2016)

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



Friday, February 23, 2018

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit


Location:  JPL Meeting Room
Contact:  Cindy   243-5435   
Description:  
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, for all kids in grades 2-5, will meet on Friday, January 26th at 3:30pm to use Bloxels.
 

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