Putnam County libraries announce October exercise schedule

The Putnam County Library District introduced its October exercise schedule for all places.


Banned e-book week can be celebrated Oct. 1 to 7. The libraries could have shows and data for patrons on the significance of the week.

Putnam County libraries can be becoming a member of season three of the Illinois Libraries Shows that showcase creator talks on Zoom. The newest showcase options Stephen Graham Jones. A Zoom hyperlink can be obtainable on the library’s web site.

Meals, Household and Folktales: A dialog with Grace Lin can be from 7 to eight p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17. Register for the occasion on-line at https://bit.ly/ILP_GraceLin.

Areas can be closed Monday, Oct. 9, for Columbus Day. They’ll reopen Tuesday, Oct. 10.

Hennepin, 214 N. Fourth St.

Cricut MakerSpace can be all day from Oct. 9 by means of 13. Name forward to attend. This month’s craft is Halloween candles.

Halloween Household Mini Golf can be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27. Contributors are inspired to come back in costume to finish 9 holes across the library. The occasion is for all ages.

STEAM 2 Go mission can be all through the month throughout library hours. The October mission can be glow-in-the-dark jars.

Granville, 214 S. McCoy St.

Halloween dress-up can be all through the month of October. Contributors can gown up as their favourite literary character or creator and get a Halloween deal with.

A paper pumpkin ornament occasion will happen all through the month of October. Contributors can decide a paper pumpkin, adorn it and show it on one of many library’s window.

Household-friendly Halloween films can be displayed at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20. The occasion will characteristic a family-friendly film, popcorn and a Halloween story.

Ebook dialogue group meets at 1 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of each month. No e-book is assigned to learn. The dialogue is group-directed.

Tuesday Tea can be from 1 to three p.m. each Tuesday by means of November.

Pre-Okay story time can be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays and can embrace tales, snacks and a craft.

Tween time on the exercise middle can be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturdays by means of November.

Invitation to create middle can be all day Fridays by means of November.

Putnam, 105 N. Heart St.

Books and brunch would be the first Saturday of the month. The occasion will characteristic meals, books and pals.

Cricut MakerSpace can be from 9 a.m. to midday Saturday, Oct. 21. Contributors can study to make use of the Cricut Maker and create a fall craft.

Magnolia, 112 N. Chicago St.

A puzzle race for youths can be at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5.

Scrabble night time for adults can be at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10.

A harvest craft can be obtainable for youths throughout library hours Saturday, Oct. 14.

Lego Morning for youths can be throughout library hours Saturday, Oct. 21.

Ebook Trivia for all ages can be throughout library hours Tuesday, Oct. 24.

A Halloween-themed film night time can be at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, for youths.

Children are inspired to indicate off their Halloween costumes throughout library hours Tuesday, Oct. 31.

McNabb, 322 W. Important St.

An autumn craft can be obtainable throughout library hours Wednesday, Oct. 11.

Contributors can paint a pumpkin throughout library hours Wednesday, Oct. 25.

Normal, 128 First St.

A Haunted Homes in Chicago presentation can be given by historian Jim Gibbons at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12. Gibbons will take guests by means of the spooky sightings of a number of the Chicago space’s most haunted locations.