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The library is open. parking is limited; use the route 59 lot, reachable via southbound route 59, or use street parking on illinois street and other side streets. 

Today's Hours: 9 AM – 9 PM


Baby reading bookEarly Literacy

Early Literacy is what children know about reading and writing before they actually read or write. Beginning at birth, doing these five activities every day – talking, singing, reading, writing (letter recognition) and playing, puts your child on the path to becoming a successful reader. Learn more about 1000 Books Before Kindergarten and other early literacy resources here.



Scouts logoScout Leaders

Are you the leader of a boy scout or girl scout troop? Would you like to bring your scouts on a tour of the library or need some assistance with one of your badges? Let us know, we’d love to help! To submit a request, click here.




Two kids with globeTravel Kits for Vacation

Whether you are leaving by train, plane, boat or car for vacation, the Library would be delighted to pack a bag with books, magazines, audio books and CDs to entertain your child. These Travel Kits are for the duration of your trip and are specifically designed for children through Grade 5. To request a Travel Kit, click here.