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214 S Main St | Port Byron, IL | Phone 309.523.3440 | Fax 309.523.3516 | e-mail
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May Day Hanging Flower Baskets: Wednesday April 30: 5-8pm

Join us in creating a colorful and cute May Day hanging flower basket with local basket weaver, Lisa Brathall. Cost for the class is $20 and you will also need to bring an old towel as well as a pair of scissors. Registration is required, class size is limited to 15. Please call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library to sign up.

Friends of the Library Annual Plant Sale: Friday May 9 and Saturday May 10

The Friends of the Library Annual Plant Sale will take place the following dates and times: Friday May 9: 12-8pm and Saturday May 10: 9am-1pm. Please join us and purchase a beautiful variety of plants and flowers for your gardening needs.

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Blood Drive: Monday May 12: 2-6pm

The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center will be holding a blood drive on Monday May 12 at the library. If you are interested in giving blood, please call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library to let us know.

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale: Thursday May 15 - Saturday May 17

The Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale will be held the following dates and times in the library's upstairs Community Room- Thursday May 15: 3-8pm, Friday May 16: 9am-8pm and Saturday May 17: 9am-1pm. We will have a variety of media for sale, hope to see you there!

We Are On YouTube!

Click the YouTube button on the left side of this page and search for River Valley District Library to view videos of some of the fun things we do at the library! If you have a YouTube account, subscribe to our channel to stay up to date on the most recent things we have been doing.

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Click on the "Calendar" tab to the left of this page to view a full online calendar of our upcoming programs and events.

Building Expansion Information

At a special meeting held on Feb. 4th 2013, the "Old Academy" Site was chosen as the preferred site for our building expansion project. The secondary choice was remaining at the exisiting site. Please click on the "Library Expansion" tab to the left of this page for more information. Also, if you have any additional questions or concerns, please call the library.

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Other Upcoming Closures:
Friday, May 9 2014:
Staff In-Service Day   
Monday, May 26 2014:
Memorial Day