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Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Blood Drive: Thursday, Oct. 15: 3-6pm

The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center will host a blood drive at the River Valley District Library in the upstairs Community Room from 3-6pm on Thursday, Oct. 15th. Donations are accepted from people over the age of 16 who have not given blood in the last three months. To register to give blood, please call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library.

Halloween Themed Paper Cutting Class with Keith Bonnstetter: Friday, Oct. 16: 6:30-7:30pm

Keith Bonnstetter of Clear Visions Paper Cutting is back to show us how to create some great Halloween themed paper art. Keith and Clear Visions have been featured on Martha Stewart and have also been to the library for other paper art classes. There is no cost to attend this program but seating is limited to 20 participants. Registration is required, to do so please call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library.

River Valley District Library Board of Trustees Meeting: Monday, Oct. 19: 5:30-7:30pm

The River Valley District Library Board of Trustees will meet Monday, Oct. 19th at 5:30pm in the upstairs Community Room of the library. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.

Pinterest Night: Monday, Oct. 26: 6:30-7:30pm

For adults and young adults. For our October Pinterest Night we will be making Thanksgiving Poem Jars. For more information or to sign up to attend, please call 309-523-3440 or stop in to the library.

Library Purchases New Databases, Freegal and Zinio!

Please go to our "Links, Databases" button on the left and scroll to the "Databases" section to get started with some of our fabulous new online platforms! Not only do our patrons now have access to Zinio, the world's largest online magazine database, but we now have Freegal: Music, Freegal: Movies and Television and Freading! Have your River Valley District Library card handy and get started today!

Building Expansion Information

For any available information on the current status of our building expansion project, please click the "Library Expansion" button to the left of the page. Thank you!

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