Join us Thursday, January 16, any time from 1-8pm for an openhouse celebration to celebrate the library’s 25th anniversary. Refreshments will be served!
Looking for something new and different to do this month? Try the 2020 Illinois Heartland Library System Library Crawl!
Here’s how it works:
- Stop by our library for a passport or download it here anytime after January 6.
- Visit at least 5 other participating libraries in our library system between January 10 and January 27 and have them stamp your passport.
- Bring your passport back to the library by January 31 to be entered in a drawing
Go alone or take the family!
You can use this Google Map to navigate to the different libraries.
The library will be closed for the Christmas holidays this year on December 24, December 25, December 31 and January 1. We wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas and a peace-filled and Happy New Year. Stay tuned for all the happenings in 2020 as we celebrate our 25th anniversary!
Join us on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 7pm for Family Reading Night. It’ll be a Teddy Bear party, with bear themed stories, games and snacks. Fun and free for all ages, but please call us at 523-4820 to register, so we have plenty of everything. Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite teddy or other stuffed animal to join in the fun.
The library will be closed Monday, October 14 in honor of Columbus Day.
Wednesday, September 25 at 11am we’ll hold our first pre-k storytime of the fall season. If you have children ages 1-5, bring them to the library that day for stories, games and crafts involving the alphabet!
The library will be closed Monday, September 2nd in honor of Labor Day. Enjoy any time off you may have and be safe!
This year’s Spassfest Parade begins at 5:30pm on Saturday, August 17th. Watch for the library’s entry. We’ll have German music, plus our staff and board members will be tossing out goodies all along the parade route!
As always, the library will be closed Tuesday, July 30, for the annual St. Boniface church picnic. Feel free to use our parking lot when attending the picnic. Delicious fried chicken dinners are served from 3pm – 8pm, with homemade dressing, fresh tomatoes, green beans and homemade pie. Their famous quilt bingo begins at 6:30 pm. Lots of cold drinks, rides and games. Come to Germantown for the best time you’ll ever have on a Tuesday evening!
Join us Saturday, July 20 at 10:00am for our summer reading wrap party. Magician Rich Landry will entertain us. All kids who attend will receive an attendance prize, possibly St. Louis Cardinals’ tickets! There will be cold drinks and fun for all. You can still continue reading and earning prizes throughout the month of July. Plus our little “theater”, costumes and accessories will stay in the library for playtime fun the rest of the summer. Check out our facebook page for some of this year’s stars!