All Libraries

Please view each of our locations’ programs below. Call us with questions or concerns.

Closed Veteran’s Day

Monday, November 11th

We will be closed all day for Veteran’s Day. We will reopen Tuesday, November 12th @ 9:00 A.M.

Food For Fines

Monday, November 11th – Saturday 23rd

Participating libraries have been Peru, La Salle, Graves Hume, Richard A. Mautino, Princeton, Oglesby, Putnam County, and Jacobs Library at IVCC.

For Putnam County Libraries the locations are Putnam (Condit), Standard, Granville, Hennepin, McNabb, and Magnolia Branches.

During this time any of our patrons who come into any of the participating libraries with a non-perishable food item, their fine is waived at $1.00 per food item. Expired items are not acceptable

Closed Staff Meeting

Friday, October 18th  @ 1:00 P.M.

We will be closed at 1:00 P.M. for a Staff Meeting for the remainder of the day. We will reopen Saturday, October 19th @ 9:00 A.M.

Hennepin

Fall Prevention/ Blood Pressure Checks

Wednesday, November 6th @ 2:00 P.M. 

Liberty Village Hawthorne Inn Assisted Living of Peru will be here to do Fall Prevention and Free Blood Pressure Checks at the library.

Hands-on Science Sphero Sprk+

Thursday, October 24th @ 4:00 P.M. & 6:00 P.M.

Introduction to Sphero Sprk+ for kids of all ages interested in hands-on STEM and computer coding. This program is provided by the IEEE Chicago Section Grant.

Census Applicant Day

United States Census Bureau is seeking applicants in this area interested in getting the word out.

Tuesday, October 22nd

Hennepin Branch 2:00 – 3:30 P.M.

Granville Branch 4:00 – 5:30 P.M.

Hennepin Story Time

Hennepin Story Time

Every Thursday @ 3:30pm

Join us for story time in Hennepin. For children 2 – 5 years of age.
Read.  Craft.  Play.

Granville

Thanksgiving Craft

Granville

Saturday, November 2nd @ 1:00 – 2:00 P.M.

Make turkey crafts at the library.

Census Applicant Day

United States Census Bureau is seeking applicants in this area interested in getting the word out.

Tuesday, October 22nd

Hennepin Branch 2:00 – 3:30 P.M.

Granville Branch 4:00 – 5:30 P.M.

Halloween Crafts

Granville

Saturday, October 19th @ 1:00 – 3:00 P.M.

You will be able to choose from paper plate spiders, ghosts in windows and cotton ball ghosts.

Book Discussion Group

Book Discussion Group

Meets 1st & 3rd Monday of every month. No assigned book to read.
Group directed. Instead share your own insights, opinions, and views.
Make recommendations. Please join us and share!

Preschool Story Times

Preschool Story Time

Every Tuesday @ 11:00 A.M.

Stop in for stories, crafts, activities and more!
For children 2 – 5 years of age.

Wee Ones

Wee Ones

Every Thursday at 10am

30 minutes of stories and songs!
Ideal for little ones under 3 years of age.

Putnam

Books and Brunch

A morning gathering to enjoy coffee and a light breakfast with fellow readers.

Magnolia

Homework Helpers

Every Tuesday & Thursday 3:30 – 4:30 P.M.

Kids have the opportunity to do their homework at the library with others during the school year.

Movie Night

Tuesday, October 29th @ 6:00 P.M.

Monster House will be playing. Monster cookies will be provided.

Fire Safety

Tuesday, November 5th @ 6:30 P.M.

Lime Lite fire and safety. Fire extinguisher training.

Lego Building

Saturday, November 9th @ 10:00 A.M.

Build with Legos at the library.

Story Hour

Magnolia

First Saturday of the month @ 10:00 A.M.

First Saturday of the month a guest reader comes in.

McNabb

Library Crafts

Wednesday, November 6th @ 5:30 P.M.

Making paper airplanes.

Library Crafts

Wednesday, October 23rd @ 3:00 – 7:00 P.M.

Fall Pumpkin Painting.

Homework Helpers

Every Wednesday 3:30 – 4:30 P.M.

Kids have the opportunity to do their homework at the library with others during the school year.

Books and Brunch

Coffee

Second Saturday of the month.
A morning gathering to enjoy coffee and
a light breakfast with fellow readers.

Standard