Adult Activities

Crafts at Home:
Description:In need of some new fall décor? Create a Halloween or Fall inspired canvas banner at home using a variety of acrylic paint and 4x4 canvases. All supplies needed are included in the kit. Kits are available for Adults & Teens ages 13+. Limited quantities available. Please call 309-446-9575 to reserve a kit. When reserving a kit please let us know if you would like Halloween colors or Fall colors in your kit. Pickup will begin Monday, Oct. 5th at 10:00am. Curbside pickup is available for kits. For more information please visit: Events

Reduced Library Hours for In-Person Services:
Monday: 10:00-7:00
Tuesday 12:00-7:00
Wednesday 10:00-4:00
Thursday 12:00-7:00
Friday 10:00-6:00
Saturday 10:00-2:00

Curbside Pickup is also available:
Curbside pickup is available during library hours. Items are placed outside, in a paper sack labeled with the patron's name, near our Curbside Pick Up Sign by the main library entrance. 

To request items, you may call us at 309-446-9575.

Digging Deeper Into Genealogy Video Series
Check out our video series hosted by Angie Sneeringer that will be featured during the Adult Summer Reading program. Feel free to subscribe to the playlist on YouTube so that you can see additional videos as they are posted in the coming weeks. A treasure hunt awaits you!

Yoga at the Library
Mondays from 6:00 to 7:00pm
Reduce your stress while toning and stretching with yoga instructor Nancy Shallenberger. Appropriate for all fitness levels.  Please wear comfortable, stretchy clothing, and bring a yoga mat. Cost is $4.00 per class. No registration is required. Masks will be required and social distancing spacing will be enforced. 

Tai Chi at the Library
Tuesdays from 6:00 to 7:00pm
Come learn the art of tai chi with instructor Hong Ji. Hong Ji has over 20 years experience teaching traditional Chinese tai chi in China and the United States. Tai chi helps manage stress, emotional anxieties, and physical conditions. This class will be for beginners and will provide a brief summary of the art of tai chi and its benefits. Cost is $4.00 per class. No registration is required. Masks will be required and social distancing spacing will be enforced. 

Help with Computers, Tablets and eReaders
Not sure how to use our free apps on your new tablet? Have questions about word processing, email, or printing? Curious about our 3D printer? Stop by the Circulation Desk, call the library, or click the following link for one-on-one assistance with a librarian.  Contact library staff to set up an appointment

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