News Updates for May 25-31, 2023

The Library will be closed Monday, May 29th for Memorial Day.


May is Mental Health Month. Mental health is just as important as physical health; it affects how we think, feel, and act. Come inside the Library and see our display of practical tips for good mental health and check out our recommended books on the subject. Help yourself to a Mental Health Awareness ribbon or enamel pin, too.

Programs and Events This Week

Reptiles & Amphibians of Illinois / Wednesday, May 31st, 10:00—11:30 a.m. Join the Champaign County Forest Preserve at the Library as we learn more about some common reptile and amphibian species that can be found here in Illinois! We’ll even get the chance to meet some of these animals up close and discover what makes these critters special. Recommended Ages: 3 and up, but all ages are welcome!

Upcoming Programs and Events

Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party / Saturday, June 3rd, 11:00 – 1:00 p.m. The Summer Reading Program kicks off with special guest Richard Landry, who will be performing his “Where the Magic of Reading Never Ends” magic show featuring Snowball, the white rabbit! Before the show begins, grab a Kona Ice and get signed up for the Summer Reading Program, then sit back and enjoy the show!