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Activities in November

Monday, November 6 – Adult Coloring 2-3:30pm 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. Sponsored by The Friends of the Eldorado Library.

Tuesday, November 7 – Shakespeare Reading Group 5 – 7 pm

Merchant of Venice Part 1: A love comedy in which major themes are friendship and love, and the need to give and risk everything one has in order to win true love.

 Saturday, November 11 – Library Closed for Veteran’s Day

Monday, November 13 – Book Review @ 10 am

Michelle Richerson will be reviewing The Address by Fiona Davis

Fiona Davis, author of The Dollhouse, returns with a compelling novel about the thin lines between love and loss, success and ruin, passion and madness, all hidden behind the walls of The Dakota—New York City’s most famous residence.

Sponsored by The Friends of the Eldorado Library.

Monday, November 20 – 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. Sponsored by The Friends of the Eldorado Library.

Tuesday, November 14 – Shakespeare Reading Group 5 – 7 pm

Merchant of Venice Part 2: A love comedy in which major themes are friendship and love, and the need to give and risk everything one has in order to win true love.

Thursday, November 16 – Story Time with Jean Whitlock. 10:45-11:45 am

This preschool activity meet monthly, usually on the 3rd Thursday. Stories, songs, crafts and snacks will make reading fun and help children 0-5 years old learn to love books and prepare them for group activities and school readiness. November’s Theme is Thanksgiving/Fall

Thursday, November 16 – Family Reading Night 5:30-6:30

A fun evening of reading and crafts for families with preschool children.

Saturday, November 18 – Family Movie Matinee 2-4 pm

Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician with her own plan to win, inspiration from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet, and a few unexpected turns. Proving that #95 isn’t through yet will test the heart of a champion on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage!

Tuesday, November 21 – Cooking for Adults. 10:00 -12:00 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.

Monday, November 27 – Friends of the Eldorado Library Meeting. 10 am.

This organization supports the Eldorado Memorial library in a variety of ways, including programming, fundraising and many activities throughout the year. All members and prospective members are encouraged to attend and participate.

Wednesday & Thursday, November 29 & 30 AARP Drivers Safety Course 9 am -1 pm

 Check back regularly for upcoming monthly events.


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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