The Forbidden Library
by Django Wexler
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eBooks for Kids
Early Literacy Initiative
We promote early reading skills with free reading kits for families at Head Start and the Early Childhood Learning Center. Read more.
Paws to Read Summer Reading Game
Remember to claim your prizes by August 15! Participants logging more than 100 minutes earn a new book, thanks to funding by the Library Friends. Read more.
Visit the Douglass Branch and learn to cook with the U of I Extension! For grades K-5. Monday, Aug. 25 at 4 pm. Read more and register.
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
This inspiring goal promotes family bonding and early literacy development. Register your infant, toddler, or preschooler at the library.