Author Mick Bogerman Presents: Slug Pie Stories

Wednesday, July 27th at 10:30 a.m.

Winnebago Public library is proud to host Mick Bogerman’s writer’s workshop! Come meet this author of chilling tales and enjoy light refreshments in the community room.(Ages 8-12 with an adult)

Questions? Call the library at (815)335-7050

Notice of Public Hearing

Winnebago Public Library District Budget

Notice is hereby given that a Tentative Budget and Appropriation Ordinance for the Winnebago Public Library District, Winnebago County, Illinois, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016 and ending June 30, 2017, will be on file and conveniently available to public inspection at the Winnebago Public Library, 210 N. Elida St, Winnebago, IL during normal business hours from and after 10 A.M. on July 27, 2016.

Business of the Month July 2016

As Director of the Winnebago Public Library I am proud to announce that the Library has been selected by the Village of the Chamber of Commerce as business of the month for July 2016. We can’t thank the Chamber of Commerce enough for this honor! What began as a small library with a handful of forward thinking volunteers has now become the Library I am privileged to lead today.

May Board Meeting Minutes & Ordinance 16-04 Prevailing Wage

The Winnebago Board of Trustees May 2016 meeting minutes and the 16-04 Prevailing Wage Ordinance attached.

The Summer Reading Program Deadline is Approaching!

Saturday, July 30th is the LAST DAY to turn in reading logs in all age categories. The library closes at 3:00 p.m. on that day. Sprint through those last few pages and claim your prizes before it's too late! (Please note: Prizes will be given only while supplies last.)

Movies @ the Library presents: Zootopia

Friday, July 29th at 2:00 p.m.

Hop into your weekend with this recently-released family movie!
(All ages welcome. Children under 18 MUST be accompanied by an adult.)

Coloring for Meditation and Relaxation

Coloring for Adults
Ages 16 years old and up

Join us in the community room Saturdays 1:00-2:30 p.m. on the following dates:

August 20th--this event will be held downstairs in the window area, instead of the community room!

December 17th

Coloring is a stress-relieving activity that can help adults rid anxiety, express creativity, sleep better, and become better problem solvers.

Try your hand at this fun process in a relaxing environment. No artistic talent needed. All necessary materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own.

Monday Night Book Club

Join our monthly book club.

Next meeting is on July 11, @ 6:45 p.m. in the library community room. July book choice is Redfield Farm by Judith Coopey

Contact the library service desk if you would like to join. Your name and number will be given to the facilitator. Here is a complete list of the books we will be reading this year.

Aug. 8 - Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
Sept. 12 - The Martian by Andy Weir
Oct. 10 - The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
Nov. 14 - TBA
Dec. 12 - The Christmas Wedding by James Patterson

Your Guide to Getting started with E-Books

Wondering how to get started?

To access Winnebago Public Library's new E-Book collection:

1. On our website click on "E-Books" located in white at the top of the page on the black banner.
2. In the new screen click "sign-in" at the top right-hand corner.
3. Sign in with your username and password.
4. Browse and checkout books!

What's my username and password?
Your username is your library card number which is the 14-digit number on the back of your Winnebago Public Library card. Your password is your last name. All letters are lowercase.

How do I navigate?

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