Fall Story Hour
Monday story hour will begin at 10:30 am and Wednesday at 10:45, include a story and either a craft or activity, and typically last 25-35 minutes. Choose between Mondays or Wednesdays. Register at 217-774-4432. This is best for ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old.
Decorate a fall or winter themed coaster tile any time between 9:30am and 12pm on Saturday, November 4. No registration necessary.
A TASTE OF LOVE WITH MAYA-CAMILLE BROUSSARD
Zoom Event: Wednesday, November 8
Shelbyville Public Library is joining libraries across the state of Illinois for an evening with author and Caldecott winner Grace Lin as she discusses food, family, and folklore. Join us from the comfort of your own home for this live event which will be accessed online through Zoom. Busy that night? No worries. Register and a link will be sent to you of the recording which will be available for 14 days for you to view.
These events are made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a new statewide collaboration among public libraries offering high-quality events. ILP is funded in part by a grant awarded by the Illinois State Library, a department of the Office of Secretary of State, using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).
Upcoming Illinois Libraries Present Programs
December 6 - Psychotherapist and New York Times bestselling author Lori Gottlieb helps us survive the holidays.
December Date To-Be-Determined: a stream of The Nutcracker, danced by The Royal Ballet, with music played by the orchestra of the Royal Opera House.
January 11 - Sci-fi author, journalist, and activist Cory Doctorow, Hugo and Nebula award-winning author Ken Liu , AND New York Times Bestselling author Martha Wells join us to speculate about our AI Future.
February 6 - Meet American cartoonist and children's book illustrator Jerry Craft.
February 20 - #1 New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn helps us feel the romance all month with a discussion about Bridgerton and all things romance.
April 3 - Prominent speaker and professor, Dr. Temple Grandin, shares on the gifts of Neurodiversity.
May 7 - Kal Penn discusses his many lives: writer, producer, former White House staff member, starring actor of "Harold and Kumar" and much more