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Wednesday, May 22, 2019


3:30 PM - Professional Preparation Workshop Series: Portfolio Skills (CANCELLED)      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah   217-243-5435   
Description:  This session has been CANCELLED!


Saturday, May 25, 2019


10:00 AM - Toxin-Free Gardening with Essential Oils      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Essential oils are a very important part of natural gardening. Join Wellness Advocate, Diana Baranzelli as she covers gardening with essential oils. We'll discuss:  plants and essential oils that go together very well, using essential oils to drive away mold and fungus and those pesky insects, and essential oils that are very beneficial to you--the gardener. 


Tuesday, May 28, 2019


6:00 PM - All About the Instant Pot      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Did you get an Instant Pot as a gift, but it's still sitting in your closet taking up space? Perhaps, you're someone who is thinking about making the purchase and you would like to know more. This presentation will break down everything you need to know about the Jack-of-all-trades multi-cooker. You'll be whipping up delicious new recipes in no time! Registration is required as space is limited. Samples will be provided, so make sure to arrive hungry. Yum! 


Monday, June 3, 2019


6:30 PM - Adult Craft Class: Birthday Cards      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Are you sick of paying good money for birthday cards? Join the library on June 3 or June 17 at 6:30 p.m. for our adult craft class. We'll be making birthday cards with pom poms as balloons that are so cute they make a good gift on their own! We'll also be making a 3-ingredient homemade cleaning spray that you can use to get your home sparkling clean for the summer. Please register by calling 217-243-5435 or stop in and sign up at the main desk.


Tuesday, June 4, 2019


6:30 PM - Adult Summer Movie Night: "Instant Family"      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  When Pete (Mark Wahlberg) and Ellie (Rose Byrne) decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl (Isabela Moner), they find themselves speeding from zero to three kids overnight. Now, Pete and Ellie must hilariously try to learn the ropes of instant parenthood in the hopes of becoming a family. Join the library for this and other movie nights throughout the summer!


Wednesday, June 5, 2019


7:00 PM - Growing and Using Herbs      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Herbs are wonderful plants that add color to our gardens, flavor and nutrients to our food, and health to our bodies. In this class, Mark Lyons, an experienced gardener, will show you how to plant, cultivate and use these wonderful plants.


Monday, June 17, 2019


6:30 PM - Adult Craft Class: Birthday Cards      


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Are you sick of paying good money for birthday cards? Join the library on June 3 or June 17 at 6:30 p.m. for our adult craft class. We'll be making birthday cards with pom poms as balloons that are so cute they make a good gift on their own! We'll also be making a 3-ingredient homemade cleaning spray that you can use to get your home sparkling clean for the summer. Please register by calling 217-243-5435 or stop in and sign up at the main desk.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

3:30 PM -
Professional Preparation Workshop Series: Portfolio Skills (CANCELLED)


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah   217-243-5435   
Description:  This session has been CANCELLED!


Saturday, May 25, 2019

10:00 AM -
Toxin-Free Gardening with Essential Oils


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Essential oils are a very important part of natural gardening. Join Wellness Advocate, Diana Baranzelli as she covers gardening with essential oils. We'll discuss:  plants and essential oils that go together very well, using essential oils to drive away mold and fungus and those pesky insects, and essential oils that are very beneficial to you--the gardener. 


Tuesday, May 28, 2019

6:00 PM -
All About the Instant Pot


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Did you get an Instant Pot as a gift, but it's still sitting in your closet taking up space? Perhaps, you're someone who is thinking about making the purchase and you would like to know more. This presentation will break down everything you need to know about the Jack-of-all-trades multi-cooker. You'll be whipping up delicious new recipes in no time! Registration is required as space is limited. Samples will be provided, so make sure to arrive hungry. Yum! 


Monday, June 3, 2019

6:30 PM -
Adult Craft Class: Birthday Cards


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Are you sick of paying good money for birthday cards? Join the library on June 3 or June 17 at 6:30 p.m. for our adult craft class. We'll be making birthday cards with pom poms as balloons that are so cute they make a good gift on their own! We'll also be making a 3-ingredient homemade cleaning spray that you can use to get your home sparkling clean for the summer. Please register by calling 217-243-5435 or stop in and sign up at the main desk.


Tuesday, June 4, 2019

6:30 PM -
Adult Summer Movie Night: "Instant Family"


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  When Pete (Mark Wahlberg) and Ellie (Rose Byrne) decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl (Isabela Moner), they find themselves speeding from zero to three kids overnight. Now, Pete and Ellie must hilariously try to learn the ropes of instant parenthood in the hopes of becoming a family. Join the library for this and other movie nights throughout the summer!


Wednesday, June 5, 2019

7:00 PM -
Growing and Using Herbs


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Sarah      
Description:  Herbs are wonderful plants that add color to our gardens, flavor and nutrients to our food, and health to our bodies. In this class, Mark Lyons, an experienced gardener, will show you how to plant, cultivate and use these wonderful plants.


Monday, June 17, 2019

6:30 PM -
Adult Craft Class: Birthday Cards


Location:  Jacksonville Public Library Meeting Room
Contact:  Bridget      
Description:  Are you sick of paying good money for birthday cards? Join the library on June 3 or June 17 at 6:30 p.m. for our adult craft class. We'll be making birthday cards with pom poms as balloons that are so cute they make a good gift on their own! We'll also be making a 3-ingredient homemade cleaning spray that you can use to get your home sparkling clean for the summer. Please register by calling 217-243-5435 or stop in and sign up at the main desk.