Join University of Illinois Extension Nutrition and Wellness Educator, Susan Glassman, as she demonstrates some simple swaps of ingredients to enjoy comfort foods while making a change to healthier cooking. Take home a recipe book with new ideas for meals, and taste a recipe made during the class. Feel confident making small changes! Please register by Jan. 20 by calling University of Illinois Extension at (815) 224-0889 or online at https://go.illinois.edu/comfortfood. There is no cost for this event, but space is limited, so don’t wait to register!
It is with our deepest sorrow that we announce the passing of Leonard Kasperski. He volunteered much of his time serving as a library board trustee from 1993-2011. Leonard was instrumental in the construction of our library, and he will be dearly missed.
Saturday, January 18, 2020, 1:00 PM. Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play. New to DVD. 1 hour and 58 minutes. Rated PG.
We are back in session with Teen Tech this month, and we will be introducing our new Nikon digital camera. Participants will also have a chance to practice using our Cricut Maker, 3D pens, and 3D printer, all purchased through the Project Next Generation grant. This program is designed for children and teens of middle school age and up.
***Our Jan. 23rd, session was originally scheduled to have a demonstration of virtual reality by Revelation VR of Peru. We will still have Teen Tech that day, but the virtual reality presentation has been rescheduled for Feb. 5th.***
Ready to get into the spirit of the season in a crafty way? Join us for this creative No-Sew Sock Snowman craft for ages 15 & up on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, from 11:00 AM-12:30 PM. Materials will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring some of their own flair if they wish. Space is limited, so don’t wait to register!
Join us for readings by Jeanne Struna of The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg on Sunday, December 15th, 2019 at 3:30 P.M. & 5:00 P.M. during the Believe in the Magic of Oglesby event. Includes a fun craft for all ages!