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Activities in April

Sunday, April 1 – Library Closed for Easter

Monday, April 2 – 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

Saturday, April 7 – Book to Movie Club @ 1:00 pm

This session’s title is Austenland by Shannon Hale . Read the book – watch the movie and then… Join us at the library to discuss on Saturday, April 7 @ 1:00. Need a copy of either one? They are available through the Library.

April 8-14 – National Library Week – Come celebrate with us!

Monday, April 9 – Book Review @ 10 am

It’s National Poetry Month! Whittney Jones will be reading her poetry at the library.

Tuesday, April 10 – Family Movie Night 4:30-6:30

Paddington : A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family, who offer him a temporary haven.

Wednesday, April 11 – Read Aloud Day

Celebrity Readers from the community will be reading in each classroom at the Eldorado Elementary School.

Monday, April 16 – 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

Thursday, April 19 – Story Time with Jean Whitlock 10:45-11:45 am

This preschool activity meets twice monthly. 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. Theme this week is colors.

Monday, April 23 – 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.

Tuesday, April 24 –Family Movie Night 4:30-6:30

Paddington 2: Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy’s 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen.

Tuesday, April 24 – Cooking for Adults 11:00-1:00
 
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.

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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