Location, Hours, and Contact Info
The Oglesby Public Library District is not seeking applications at this time.
|Location:||111 S. Woodland Ave.
Oglesby, IL 61348
If the library is closed for a holiday that falls on a Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday, the library will close at 5 pm the night before.
We can receive calls from TTY devices through Illinois Relay. TTY users dial 771 and ask to be connected to 815-883-3619.
|Library Director:||Jill Shevokas, Interim Director
|FOIA Officer:||To submit a FOIA request by mail, mail to:
Jill Shevokas, FOIA Officer
Oglesby Public Library District
111 S. Woodland Ave
Oglesby, IL 61348
To submit a FOIA request by email, contact Jill Shevokas at
FOIA fees only apply to commercial FOIA requests.
|Employees:||The library currently has one full time and 5 part-time employees.|
The Oglesby Public Library will be closed on the following days: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve.
For holidays that fall on a Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday we will close at 5 pm the night before. If the holiday falls on a Sunday, it will be celebrated on the following Monday, except if a pair of holidays is Sunday to Monday over a weekend, then the library will be closed Saturday and Monday.
2019 Library Closed Dates:
New Year’s Day, January 1, 2019
Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 21, 2019
President’s Day, February 18, 2019
Good Friday, April 19, 2019
Memorial Day, May 27, 2019
Independence Day, July 4, 2019
Labor Day, September 2, 2019
Staff Training Day, September 20, 2019
Veterans Day, November 11, 2019
Thanksgiving, November 28, 2019
Day after Thanksgiving, November 29, 2019
Christmas Eve, December 24, 2019
Christmas Day, December 25, 2019
New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2019
2020 Library Closed Dates
New Year’s Day, January 1, 2020
Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 20, 2020
President’s Day, February 17, 2020
Good Friday, April 10, 2020
Memorial Day, May 25, 2020
Independence Day, July 4, 2020
Labor Day, September 7, 2020
PrairieCat User Group Staff Training Day, September 18, 2020
Veterans Day, November 11, 2020
Thanksgiving, November 26, 2020
Day after Thanksgiving, November 27, 2020
Christmas Eve, December 24, 2020
Christmas Day, December 25, 2020
New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2020
We are located on Woodland Avenue, south of the Post Office in downtown Oglesby.