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Reading Programs, Author Visits, and College Financial Planning

The Winter READ: Explore Illinois continues through March as we encourage all ages to read for fun prizes. You will receive a ticket for every book, audiobook, eBook or magazine … Continue reading

March 19, 2019

Read For Prizes in March!

The Heyworth Public Library has moved to free DVD lending. All DVD’s are free to loan for a 7-day period. Also, the fines have been lowered to be the same … Continue reading

February 27, 2019

Blind Date With a Book is Back!

As part of the Winter READ 2019: EXPLORE ILLINOIS we are offering the Sixth Annual Blind Date with a Book event during the month of February. Let Heyworth Public Library … Continue reading

January 23, 2019

Upcoming Programs At the Library

Gingerbread House Display Gather your family, classroom, co-workers, grandkids – whoever wants to take on the challenge to build a gingerbread house! No limitations on what you can build, but … Continue reading

October 8, 2018

September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Back to school is here! Get your children one of the most useful back to school supplies – a library card. It is a … Continue reading

September 13, 2018

Back to School, and Back to the Library!

Are you ready for back to school? Get your children one of the most useful back to school supplies – a library card. It is a great way to start … Continue reading

August 7, 2018

Libraries Rock|Summer Reading 2018

Summer Reading at Heyworth Public Library began June 1 for all ages. LIBRARIES ROCK! 2018 will feature earth science-based programs, Pete the Cat, and so much more. All sign-ups for programming … Continue reading

June 6, 2018

National Library Week 2018

This week, Heyworth Public Library joins libraries nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries lead their communities through the transformative services, programs and expertise they offer. April 8-14 is National … Continue reading

April 12, 2018

Celebrate Money Smart Month With Heyworth Public Library

The Library is celebrating Money Smart Month in April with three programs. Bernie Wrezinski, a local Heyworth resident, with The Foundation for Financial Education, will be presenting two programs on … Continue reading

March 29, 2018

Blind Date With a Book Winners

Congratulations to our Blind Date With a Book Winners! Debra Jeakins, Margie Shaffer, Rosemary Martin, and Duree Leaman each won a “date night” movie package.

March 22, 2018

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It looks like Spring may appear this weekend! So stop on by to gather gardening and landscape design books. 🌷💐Or pick up cleaning how-to-manuals, such as Martha Stewart’s most recent The Martha Manual. 🧹🧺 Then get side tracked by a best seller and enjoy reading in the warmth of the sun under a light blanket this afternoon. 🌞🌞🌞 Don’t forget to sign up for: Author John Schirle’s program Explore Illinois 3/25 @ 6 pm And Money Smart Week Program | College Financial Planning Strategies, 4/1 @ 6:30 (Illustration by Jeff Paslay / The Seattle Times)
If you are thinking of attending John Schirle’s Explore Illinois presentation please sign up today. We have reached over 6K, with over 100 interested on social media, BUT it’s the sign up sheet in the library that guides whether we cancel a program. Please let us know if you are attending. 473-2323 Join us as John Schirle presents some of the fascinating and diverse places to explore in outdoor Illinois. John is from Decatur, Illinois, and is the author of Best Tent Camping: Illinois, 2nd edition, published in 2018 by Menasha Ridge Press. Over the years he’s explored venues all across the state. He’ll present material from his book, as well as other outdoor guides he uses and recommends.
Last one 🙁 until June, when summer reading programming begins😍! Family Storytime is geared for pre-school through first grade. However the whole family is welcome to join in on the fun. Come explore, participate in art, and enjoy stories. This Thursday is all about big & little!
All about numbers tonight at Family Storytime1️⃣2️⃣3️⃣!
3:30 pm today! Learn to knit - 6th grade on up. Or K - 8th graders join us for Legos.