Wednesday Movie Matinee

Wednesday, June 01, 2016 | Time: 2:00 p.m.

Return to Me (2000), 116 min., Rated PG. It took a lot of coaxing to get a recently widowed architect (David Duchovny) to go on a blind date at a quirky Irish-Italian eatery.  But once there, he’s smitten instantly, not with his date but with the sharp-witted waitress (Minnie Driver).  Directed and co-written by Bonnie […]

Adult Summer Reading Program

Multiple dates, begins Wednesday, June 01, 2016 | Time:

  All you have to do is read, listen or watch at least four library books, audiobooks or DVDs (including eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from Media On Demand and in the online card catalog) in 8 weeks to qualify for the Grand Prize.  There will also be 8 Weekly Drawings for gift cards from local […]

Strange and Wonderful Illinois

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 | Time: 6:30 p.m.

Come join us for a slideshow tour of quirky roadside attractions, unusual festivals, and surprisingly beautiful scenery in our state.  Learn interesting Illinois trivia and how some towns acquired their names.  Some scheduled stops on the tour are a fire-breathing dragon, a two-story outhouse, vehicles in odd places, and Punkin Chuckin (i.e., hurling a pumpkin by […]