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Prophetstown, IL 61277
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Sat: 9 am - 1 pm

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Brain Exercise Classes Held Monthly

Experience a monthly journey with Kara Schweitzer, an educator from University of Illinois Extension, as she leads participants through interactive activities crafted to stimulate the brain and enhance cognitive function and memory. Regardless of age, whether you're young or old, it's never too late to embark on the path of brain training. Dive into this enjoyable and informative class with Kara. Next class is Wednesday, August 14th at 1:30.

Attention Community:

Our new elevator is installed and ready for public use!

Hope to see everyone soon!

August Story and Craft Hour

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All school age kids are invited to our August Story and Craft Hour on Saturday, August 10th at 10 a.m. at Henry C. Adams Memorial Library. This event is for all school age kids of any age! This month for August, we are making bugs! Come join us to give some love to those creepy crawly things we see everywhere!

This month during the week of August 12th-17th we will continue on our Family Reading Initiative, encouraging all kids to read in their households. ALL children that comes to the library during these dates and checks out books, will receive a Batman themed cookie!

Tiny T’s Chicken Story Hour Planned for August

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Prophetstown Library has begun a toddler story hour that will be held on the first Monday of the month.

Our toddler hour is stories and crafts for 2-5 year olds.

This month, we will reading and laughing about those crazy loud chickens! Join us to make a fun feathery chicken craft!!

Our August Chicken story hour will be held on Monday, August 5th at 10:00 a.m.


Try our New Catalog

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Book Club

The next library book club meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 20th at 2:00 p.m. and will be reading the book "The Girl with the Louding Voice" by Abie Dares. If you would like to join the book club, please email or phone the Library, and we will get the book ordered for you.


New Books!

July 2024
June 2024

Wi-Fi Hotspots Available for Checkout

The Henry C. Adams Memorial Library staff is pleased to announce the addition of 4 WI-FI hotspots for checkout at the library. These hotspots allow our patrons access to 4g internet almost anywhere! Stop at the library to check one out today!

Explore More IllinoisExplore More IL

Explore More Illinois is a free service provided by your library that provides instant online access to free and discounted tickets to museums, science centers, sporting events, zoos, park districts, theatres, and other fun and local cultural venues.