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Thursday, November 21, 2019


1:30 PM - ESL Conversation Group      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Chris      
Description:  
7:00 PM - Community Book Club: "The Library Book"      


Location:  
Contact:  Chris      
Description:  


Friday, November 22, 2019


10:15 AM - Lap Sit: Topic--Thanksgiving      


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Lap Sit is a playgroup for kids up to five years old and their caregivers. It's a time to learn, to play and to socialize! Join the library for Lap Sit this week to celebrate Thanksgiving.
4:00 PM - Full STEAM Ahead Group (2nd-5th): Little Bits      


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  "Little Bits" is a hands-on learning system of electronic building blocks that allow students to create and imagine with technology. During this month's Full STEAM Ahead Group for 2nd-5th graders, use "Little Bits" to make something new!


Saturday, November 23, 2019


9:00 AM - 5:00 PMMake and Take Turkey Crafts for Kids      


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Get in the Thanksgiving spirit by making a craft at the library. This make and take craft will be available all day and is designed to be a fun, quick activity while you pick out books.
2:00 PM - Cutting the Cord: How to Live Without Cable      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Cable TV was once the ultimate entertainment necessity. Services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Video are the most well-known names in what's become known as "cord cutting" or doing away with pay TV to get all your "television" programming via internet streaming services. It's almost like paying for just what you watch. Learn what you need to become a full-fledged cord cutter with access to (almost) everything you'd get via regular cable TV.


Wednesday, November 27, 2019


10:00 AM - Story Time: Topic--Thanksgiving      


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Join the library this week for Story Time to hear stories all about Thanksgiving!
3:00 PM - Story Time: Topic--Thanksgiving      


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Join the library this week for Story Time to hear stories all about Thanksgiving!


Monday, December 2, 2019


6:30 PM - Adult Craft Class: Christmas Bows, Tags & Cards      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Learn how to make your own bows, tags and cards for Christmas to save money this year at the library. We'll also be making pretty snowflakes that you can use to brighten up your home for the holiday season. This class is free and open to the public. Registration is required; please call 217-243-5435 to sign up.


Tuesday, December 3, 2019


7:00 PM - Painting Party      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Are you ready to paint your heart out with local artist and instructor, Allison Pratt? Join the library on Tuesday, December 3 at 7 p.m. for a Painting Party for adults! We'll be completing a painting of a cute snowman in class with instruction from Allison. All materials are provided. Please wear clothes for painting and bring an apron if desired. This class is free and open to the public BUT registration is *required.* Please call the library at 217-243-5435 to sign up or stop in.


Wednesday, December 4, 2019


10:00 AM - Story Time: Topic--Shoes      


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Join us for Story Time this week as we read books all about shoes!
3:00 PM - Story Time: Topic--Shoes      


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Join us for Story Time this week as we read books all about shoes!


Thursday, December 5, 2019


1:30 PM - ESL Conversation Group      


Location:  
Contact:  Chris      
Description:  


Friday, December 6, 2019


10:15 AM - Lap Sit: Mitten Craft      


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Lap Sit is a playgroup for kids up to five years old and their caregivers. It's a time to learn, to play and to socialize! Join the library this week to make a mitten craft.


Sunday, December 8, 2019


12:30 PM - Craft Class: Pet Treats and Bow Ties      


Location:  
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Pets deserve gifts for the holidays too! Join the library in making pet treats and bow ties for your furry friends. Please call 217-243-5435 to register.


Monday, December 9, 2019


6:30 PM - Adult Craft Class: Christmas Bows, Tags & Cards      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Learn how to make your own bows, tags and cards for Christmas to save money this year at the library. We'll also be making pretty snowflakes that you can use to brighten up your home for the holiday season. This class is free and open to the public. Registration is required; please call 217-243-5435 to sign up.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

1:30 PM -
ESL Conversation Group


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Chris      
Description:  
7:00 PM -
Community Book Club: "The Library Book"


Location:  
Contact:  Chris      
Description:  


Friday, November 22, 2019

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit: Topic--Thanksgiving


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Lap Sit is a playgroup for kids up to five years old and their caregivers. It's a time to learn, to play and to socialize! Join the library for Lap Sit this week to celebrate Thanksgiving.
4:00 PM -
Full STEAM Ahead Group (2nd-5th): Little Bits


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  "Little Bits" is a hands-on learning system of electronic building blocks that allow students to create and imagine with technology. During this month's Full STEAM Ahead Group for 2nd-5th graders, use "Little Bits" to make something new!


Saturday, November 23, 2019

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Make and Take Turkey Crafts for Kids


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Get in the Thanksgiving spirit by making a craft at the library. This make and take craft will be available all day and is designed to be a fun, quick activity while you pick out books.
2:00 PM -
Cutting the Cord: How to Live Without Cable


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Cable TV was once the ultimate entertainment necessity. Services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Video are the most well-known names in what's become known as "cord cutting" or doing away with pay TV to get all your "television" programming via internet streaming services. It's almost like paying for just what you watch. Learn what you need to become a full-fledged cord cutter with access to (almost) everything you'd get via regular cable TV.


Wednesday, November 27, 2019

10:00 AM -
Story Time: Topic--Thanksgiving


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Join the library this week for Story Time to hear stories all about Thanksgiving!
3:00 PM -
Story Time: Topic--Thanksgiving


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Join the library this week for Story Time to hear stories all about Thanksgiving!


Monday, December 2, 2019

6:30 PM -
Adult Craft Class: Christmas Bows, Tags & Cards


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Learn how to make your own bows, tags and cards for Christmas to save money this year at the library. We'll also be making pretty snowflakes that you can use to brighten up your home for the holiday season. This class is free and open to the public. Registration is required; please call 217-243-5435 to sign up.


Tuesday, December 3, 2019

7:00 PM -
Painting Party


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Are you ready to paint your heart out with local artist and instructor, Allison Pratt? Join the library on Tuesday, December 3 at 7 p.m. for a Painting Party for adults! We'll be completing a painting of a cute snowman in class with instruction from Allison. All materials are provided. Please wear clothes for painting and bring an apron if desired. This class is free and open to the public BUT registration is *required.* Please call the library at 217-243-5435 to sign up or stop in.


Wednesday, December 4, 2019

10:00 AM -
Story Time: Topic--Shoes


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Join us for Story Time this week as we read books all about shoes!
3:00 PM -
Story Time: Topic--Shoes


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Join us for Story Time this week as we read books all about shoes!


Thursday, December 5, 2019

1:30 PM -
ESL Conversation Group


Location:  
Contact:  Chris      
Description:  


Friday, December 6, 2019

10:15 AM -
Lap Sit: Mitten Craft


Location:  
Contact:  Cindy      
Description:  Lap Sit is a playgroup for kids up to five years old and their caregivers. It's a time to learn, to play and to socialize! Join the library this week to make a mitten craft.


Sunday, December 8, 2019

12:30 PM -
Craft Class: Pet Treats and Bow Ties


Location:  
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Pets deserve gifts for the holidays too! Join the library in making pet treats and bow ties for your furry friends. Please call 217-243-5435 to register.


Monday, December 9, 2019

6:30 PM -
Adult Craft Class: Christmas Bows, Tags & Cards


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Learn how to make your own bows, tags and cards for Christmas to save money this year at the library. We'll also be making pretty snowflakes that you can use to brighten up your home for the holiday season. This class is free and open to the public. Registration is required; please call 217-243-5435 to sign up.