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Upcoming Events:

Monday, June 5 – First day to register for Summer Reading

Build a Better World     &     June 5 – July 29     &     Birth – High School

Want to learn how to be a better member of your community? How to be kinder to the earth? Join us this summer at the library as we learn how to build a better world!

Monday, June 5 – Adult Coloring 2-4pm Did you know that coloring exercises your mind? Come and get a mental workout with us as we color amongst friends. This program is for ages 16+. Supplies available or bring your own.

Tuesday, June 6 – Movie: Beauty and the Beast (2017) at 4:30pm Tale as old as time, Song as old as rhyme, Beauty and the Beast! This new live-action movie is rated PG.

Friday, June 9 – Kids in the Kitchen 2-3pm U of I Extension’s Robin Johnston leads this hands-on cooking program. Learn all about how easy and fun it is to cook nutritious meals and snacks. For Elementary grades.

Monday, June 12 – Book Review 10am This month’s reviewer will be Eldorado High School Librarian, Julie Girot. She will be reviewing The Appetites of Girls by Pamela Moses.      College brings four young women together as suitemates, where their stories        and appetites collide. Here they make a pact to maintain their friendships into      adulthood, but each must first find strength and her own way in the world. 

Tuesday, June 13 – Honey Bee Challenge 2-3pm U of I Extension’s Melissa Wilson (4H) leads this fun and educational program about the importance of pollinators in our ecology. For Middle School-High School grades.

Thursday, June 15 – Imagination Station 1:00pm The key to the world of Imagination and Discovery is found at the Eldorado Library! So let’s get messy with some slime and foaming fizz! All ages welcome. Children age 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday, June 15 – Movie: Lego Batman at 4:30pm A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick. This animated movie is rated PG.

Friday, June 16 – Pre-school Story Time 10am Story Time is a fun and educational program designed to instill a love of books and reading. Preschoolers and their parents or other caregivers will enjoy this interactive experience. Books, finger plays & crafts Oh, My!

Friday, June 16 – Kids in the Kitchen 2-3pm U of I Extension’s Robin Johnston leads this hands-on cooking program. Learn all about how easy and fun it is to cook nutritious meals and snacks. For Elementary grades.

Monday, June 19 – Adult Coloring 5:30 – 6:30 Did you know that coloring exercises your mind? Come and get a mental workout with us as we color amongst friends. This program is for ages 16+. Supplies available or bring your own.

Tuesday, June 27 – Cooking for adults 10-12pm

U of I Extension’s Robin Johnston leads this hands-on cooking program. Learn all about how easy and fun it is to cook nutritious meals and snacks.

Thursday, June 29 – Imagination Station 1:00pm The key to the world of Imagination and Discovery is found at the Eldorado Library! Fidget spinners are all the rage. They help with concentration and are –most importantly – fun! Join us as we make our own in this hands-on program.  All ages welcome. Children age 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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3M Cloud Library – New and improved ebook and digital audiobook service!

3m menu buttonNow you can check out ebooks and digital audiobooks from one convenient place, the 3M Cloud Library! Our e-book consortium has moved its entire collection from Overdrive (Southern Illinois Libraries on the Go) to the 3M Cloud Library (formerly called eRead Ilinois). This will provide you with access to more than 32,000 e-books! These ebooks and digital audiobooks can also be found when searching the online SHARE catalog. To download the new service or for more 3M Cloud Library information, go to http://ebook.3m.com. If you need assistance or a walk-through on how to use the new service, visit or contact the library at 273-7922.

 


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