MaKey MaKey Workshops!

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What exactly is a MaKey MaKey? Come in the library and learn all about what a MaKey MaKey is and what it can do. The possibilities are endless! Each week we will explore a new way to use our MaKey MaKey kits! There is a workshop for almost every age, so come in and MaKey MaKey with us! No Registration Required.

Thursday, September 3, 10, 17 @ 6:30PM: 6th-12th grade

Friday, September 4, 11, 18 @ 1:30PM: Ages 4-6

Friday, September 4, 11, 18 @ 4:30PM: Ages7+

Wellmobile on Monday, August 31 from 9am to noon

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Drop in for a cholesterol screen (requires an 8-12 hour fast), blood pressure check, and spirometry (lung function) test. No registration. Free.

Health Care & Your Retirement on Tuesday, September 8 from 11am to 12:30 pm

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Discusses what steps should be taken to prepare for health care costs so that retirement savings stay healthy.

An expert on Medicare & Medigap will be here to answer your questions!

***Please call the library at 309-243-5716 to reserve your place since seating is limited.

Lose Weight for Life on Tuesday, September 8 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm

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If you would like to learn to eat healthy, lose weight, and change your life…this night is for you. Join us as Dr. Sheena Joseph walks us through how inflammatory foods can cause weight gain and wreck havoc on your health.

***Registration requested. Please call the library at 309-243-5716 to reserve your chair.

DIY Home Staging on Thursday, September 10 from 6:30 – 7:30pm

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Your house isn’t selling or you want a new look for your home, this program is full of ideas! Learn how to showcase your space to improve its appeal.

Presented by Megan Bishop of Urban Restorations and Design, LLC.

***Please call the library at 309-243-5716 to reserve your place since seating is limited.

College Visits on Tuesday, September 15 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm

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It takes both time & money to tour college campuses. Is it worthwhile? When is the best time to visit? How early should you start? Find out how to develop a strategy for your family.

Presented by Deb Clay of College Knowledge.

Program ideal for parents with students in grades 8-11.

***To reserve your seat, please call us at 309-243-5716.

Messy Craft Day: Melted Crayon Art, September 22 @ 4:30PM

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Make a mess at the library and not at home! Have fun creating masterpieces with heat and crayons.Bring your own crayons or use some of ours.

We will use heat and hot glue guns. Children under 10 must be accompanied by a helper.

Registration Required: Call 309-243-5716 to reserve your space!

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Featured App: Book Myne

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Do you use the library’s catalog on your smart phone or tablet?

Book Myne lets you manage your account, search the catalog, and place holds with the convenience of a mobile app.

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