• Fall Story Time: Smells of Autumn

    Monday, Oct. 14 & Thursday, Oct. 17: 10-11am

    We hope you will come to the library for our sessions of story time throughout the fall season! This week's theme will be "Smells of Autumn". Story time will continue through out the season on Mondays and Thursdays at 10am, you can check our Calendar of Events page here on the website to see more upcoming dates and times. Story time books and activities are based on a PreK -5th grade age range, however, all ages are welcome to attend. For more information, please call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library.
  • Spooky Stories & Songs with Mike Anderson "The Dulcimer Guy"

    Monday, Oct. 14: 5:30-7pm

    For all ages. Come to the library on Monday, Oct. 14th for a spookily fun evening with Mike Anderson, "The Dulcimer Guy"! Mike delivers the best in silly, spooky, thought-provoking stories and musical selections that will produce a little bit of a shiver and a lot of smiles! There is no cost but registration to attend is required. For more information or to register to attend, please call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library. You may also register here on the website via the Calendar of Events page.
  • Trunk or Treat at the Library

    Monday, Oct. 14: 7-8pm

    All ages, stay after the Spooky Stories & Songs with Mike Anderson for some trunk or treat fun in the library parking lot! All are welcome to attend, you do not have to attend the program before to join the trunk or treat. If you would like to participate by handing out candy, please call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library.
  • Eat Move Save with U of I Extension

    Thursday, Oct. 17: 6-7:45pm

    For adults. River Valley District Library welcomes the University of Illinois Extension on Thursday, October 17th at 6pm for a program on how to make healthier choices on any budget.  Eat: find foods that taste great and are easy to prepare. Move: fun activities to get the whole family moving. No gym equipment? No problem! Save: smart shopping tips to keep more money in your pocket. For more information or to register to attend, please stop in or call the library at 309-523-3440. You may also register here on the website via the "Calendar of Events" page.
  • Stranger Things Escape Room: Escape From The Upside Down

    Friday, Oct. 18: 5-8pm and Saturday, Oct. 19: 9am-12:30pm

    For ages 10 and up. Come to the library and try to escape from the Upside Down in our awesome "Stranger Things" themed escape room! Groups of eight are invited to try to solve their way out, registration is required. Please indicate whether you are registering with a group or individually when you sign up. For more information or to register, please call 309-523-3440, stop by the library or visit our Calendar of Events page here on the website.



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