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Thursday, April 8th, 2021
Nighty Night Storytime for April 8

Join Peggy as she reads So Big and So Small by John Coy and Steph Lew.

Wednesday, April 7th, 2021
Family Storytime for 4/7

Join Pam for our Family Storytime as she reads Douglas, You're A Genius by Ged Adamson, and What We'll Build by Oliver Jeffers.

Tuesday, April 6th, 2021

Slime demo!!!

Tuesday, April 6th, 2021

Monday, April 5th, 2021
Take 'n Make: Dragonfly Craft

Craft with Pam as she makes this week's dragonfly Take 'n Make craft.

Sunday, April 4th, 2021

Join us for this week's Take n' Make: Dragonfly! The video will be here on Facebook tomorrow at 10. If you'd rather join us in person, register for Friday's session at 4 by calling or visiting the ... See more

Saturday, April 3rd, 2021

April Bookworm Bundles are available for pick-up!
If your child is not registered to receive a Bookworm Bundle, head over to our website and sign them up! In each Bookworm Bundle, your child will ... See more

Saturday, April 3rd, 2021

Join us in celebrating National Library Week! Monday-Saturday, we will have different drop in events. Prizes will be given on Sunday.
We have library trivia, a matching game, a treasure hunt, ... See more

Thursday, April 1st, 2021
Nighty Night Storytime for April Fools.

MAPL's Nighty Night storytime where we read On the Night You Were Born by Nancy Tillman.

Thursday, April 1st, 2021

I spy our April finds! Can you find all the items?

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The dig
Small great things
Savage road
Kingdom of shadow and light
The Paris library
Missing and endangered
The affair
The four winds
The last flight
All the colors of night
Blink of an eye
The Russian
Endless mercy
Faithless in death
The echo wife
Before she disappeared
The star and the shamrock
Dark sky
Fast ice
Blood grove
Wrong alibi
The wrong family
The vineyard at Painted Moon
The umbrella lady
The survivors
The children's blizzard
The mystery of Mrs. Christie
The kaiser's web
Calder brand
An extravagant death
Triple chocolate cheesecake murder
The Russian cage
The bounty
The red book
Double jeopardy
Heart bones
Klara and the sun
Waiting for the night song
The wife upstairs
Animal instinct
The Beirut protocol
Miss Julia happily ever after
Transient desires
No way out
A matter of life and death
Haunted hibiscus
Destined for you
Meant to be
Danger in numbers
Light of the Jedi
Nantucket Weddings
The eagle and the viper
Lightning game
The emperor's sword
Not dark yet
Flowers of darkness
Never far away
A stranger in town
The other Emily
The Venice sketchbook
The bookstore on the beach
The prophets
Yellow wife
The push
What color is your parachute?
Tax savvy for small business
Florida, off the beaten path.
Some of my best friends are books
Wildlife of the world
The unofficial guide to Walt Disney World.
Selling your house
The home place
Queens of the conquest
The Lord God made them all
Raised-bed gardening for beginners
Theology of home
Help yourself now
Air fryer cookbook
What it's like to be a bird
The light of days
What are the odds?
The lazy genius way
The price you pay for college
Gordon Ramsay quick and delicious
Dessert person
I would leave me if I could.
World of wonders
Modern warriors
Unlikely angel
Made in China
The Black church
Lady Bird Johnson
Let me tell you what I mean
The doctors Blackwell
The cost
Liberal privilege
The greatest beer run ever
Dusk, night, dawn
American baby
Till murder do us part
Irreversible damage
Martha Stewart's very good things
A swim in a pond in the rain
Robert E. Lee and me
Four lost cities
The Women of the Bible Speak
The code breaker
Hearts unbroken
Kingdom of souls
A sky beyond the storm
Today tonight tomorrow
Ghost wood song
Concrete rose
The companion
Bunny call
Come on in
This is not the Jess show
These violent delights
Chain of iron
Here the whole time
Rebel sisters
The Black friend
New Year's kiss
The cousins
The love curse of Melody McIntyre
The liar's guide to the night sky
The good girls
What she found in the woods
A Cuban girl's guide to tea and tomorrow
Coming up for air
Love in English
The electric kingdom
Happily ever afters
The initial insult
One of the good ones
Like home
The project
Love is a revolution
A vow so bold and deadly
City of villains
Just our luck
Be dazzled
City of the plague god
You have a match
Across the green grass fields
When you look like us
This will be funny someday
Angel of Greenwood
The meet-cute project
Last night at the Telegraph Club
Yesterday is history
The girls I've been
Fat chance, Charlie Vega
We are the ashes, we are the fire
Down comes the night
The shadow war
Hot British boyfriend
A complicated love story set in space
The iron raven
The valley and the flood
National Library Week

Join us in celebrating National Library Week! Monday-Saturday, we will have different drop in events. Prizes will be given on Sunday, April 11. We have library trivia, a matching game, a treasure hunt, shelfies, two editions of star search, a word search, coloring page, and a chance for you to define your library. See you here!

Sandford Program Fireside Chat with John Sandford

Join us in Zoom for a virtual fireside chat with John Sandford on April 14.  John Sandford, the pseudonym of the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist John Camp, is the author many popular books, including the 29 book Prey series. Call us at 815-942-6880 to register.  Tickets are $2 per person. 

Library Services

Curbside Pickup

Curbside Pickup

Call 815-942-6680 to arrange curbside pickup.
Remote Services

Remote Services

Library services you can access from anywhere.
eBooks and Audiobooks

eBooks & Audiobooks

Downloadable content for your devices
bookworm bundle

Bookworm Bundle

Monthly book subscription for children.

Ask us!

Looking for the latest book or movie? Have unanswered questions?

Nighty Night Virtual Storytime

Thursdays at 6:30 pm starting 2/18.