Current Size: 100%
BOOK SALE APRIL 26, 2014 8AM - 2PM
NEW - Friends of the Library Book Bags
Large selection of - Cookbooks, Children's, Mystery's, Romance,
Hundreds of vintage magazines - Saturday Evening Post, Life, National Geographic, Etc.
All monies raised will go to the restoration projects in the library.
Join Nancy Gmitro Carroll County Master Gardener at the Mt. Carroll Public Library as we explore a wide range of gardening topics.
Thursday, May 1
Thursday, June 5
Thursday, July 3
Thursday, August 7
Register by calling the library at 815.244.1751
Join University of Illinois Extension Master Gardener's as we explore the world of herbs. Participants will learn all about Chives, Basil, Rosemary, Mint, Dill and Garlic. Learn their history, how to grow, as well as how to add them to your daily menu. Enjoy some delicious samples prepared from our Nutrition Educator, Natalie Rodakowski.
Classes will be held the fourth Thursday of each month at the library from 5:00-6:00PM
May 22 - Chives
Advanced registration is needed one week prior to the program.
Help us Celebrate- NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK!!!!
Tell us your favorite story about our library or what the library means to you and you could win free DVD rentals for a year.
Kids!!!! Do you want to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in a fun way? Come to the library for a fun evening of crafts, activities and snacks. Led by Nancy Gmitro, participants will make leprechaun hats, magic wands and partake of green lemonade and leprechaun cookies.
Born in Fire - Nora Roberts
Flyover Lives - Diane Johnson (From Moline, IL)
Despicable Me 2
Crushed - Sara Shepard
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
Beaded Jewelry Class
Needle Felting Class
Instructor - Julie Sword
The Mt. Carroll Township Public Library will be closed on the following days:
Tues. Dec. 24, 2013
Activities at the Mount Carroll Township Public Library in December, 2013:
CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD AT THE MT. CARROLL TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY.
Throughout the month of December the Mt. Carroll Township Public Library will be celebrating Christmas Around the World with area artist and master gardener, Nancy Gmitro. Nancy will share with us her expertise and knowledge of Christmas customs through the decoration of Christmas trees displaying the crafts, ornaments and customs of the following countries : Holland, Mexico, Brazil, Italy, Ukraine, Japan, Sweden and Pioneer America. Come and visit the library to see Nancy's handiwork and learn about the different cultures and customs of other countries surrounding the Christmas season.
Nancy will conduct 3 workshops for children and adults of all ages on the following dates:
Pioneer America - December 7, 2013 10:30 am
Sweden - December 12, 2013 6-7 pm
Mexico - December 19, 2013 6 -7 pm
Any questions? Call the library at 815-244-1751.
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From November 16 - December 2, 2013, Heartland Pet Welfare and No Kill Cat Shelter will be collecting donations of supplies for its center. A drop box will be available at the library for donations of: Paper Towels, Dish Soap, Bleach, Garbage Bags and other cleaning supplies for the shelter. Stop by the library to donate or for more information call: 815-244-6543 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Heartland Pet Welfare