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Ted X Talks- "Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are": Wednesday, September 17: 6-7pm

Based on "TED Talks", join us at the library to watch a short, inspirational and thought provoking TED topic film. This session we will watch "Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are" with speaker Amy Cuddy. If you would like to learn more about TED Talks, you can check them out on YouTube. To sign up to attend please call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library.

Brown Bag Movie Day- "One Night In Old Mexico": Thursday, September 18: 12:30-3pm

We will be watching the newly released to DVD, "A NIght In Old Mexico", starring Robert Duvall in the upstairs Community Room. You are welcome to bring a "brown bag" lunch to enjoy while we visit and watch the movie. Stop in the library or call 309-523-3440 to let us know you will be attending.

Cup of Tea Book Club: Wednesday, September 24: 6:30-7:30pm

This month's chosen theme will be Biographies. Join us to discuss a title that you did or did not enjoy that fits into this genre. To sign up to attend, please call 309-523-3440 or stop in to the library. If you have not attended a meeting of the Cup of Tea Book Club, don't worry, we are always accepting new members! Hope to see you there!

Niabi Zoo Family Passes Now Available For Check Out

We are now offering 3 family passes to Niabi Zoo and other selected zoos and aquariums for a one week check out period, available to River Valley District Library patrons ONLY. The pass offers free or reduced rates to the participating locations. Please call 309-523-3440 or stop in to the library for more details.

Check Out Some New Non-Fiction!

The library is pleased to announce that we have recently received a grant to purchase new non-fiction DVD's for our collection! This includes documentaries, concerts, instructional videos, popular television and much more. All DVD's purchased with the grant are on display near the music section. They are free and check out for one week. Stop in and pick a few up today!

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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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