Hours
Monday 5-7 Tuesday 1-5 Wednesday 1-7 Thursday 1-5 Friday 1-5
Elgin weather
Rain
Monday 07/06 90%
Rain
Rain, occasionally heavy, ending this morning. Breaks of sun in the afternoon. High 73F. Winds N at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall around a half an inch.
Clear
Tuesday 07/07 0%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 73F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 07/08 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 76F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Mission statement
The mission of the Elgin Public Library is to provide materials and services for community residents of all ages for personal enrichment, enjoyment and educational needs. The library is dedicated to providing practical access to all forms of media. The Elgin Public Library is committed to supporting a lifelong enjoyment of reading and learning. Most of all, the Library's mission is to serve and be responsive to the needs of the community.

Superhero training camp

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Henn boys read about firemen and Police

Logan and Luke teach the children to crawl under smoke!

Luke and Logan teach children to crawl under smoke.

Luke and Logan teach children to crawl under smoke.

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Pictures with Fax!

imageimageimageFax presented the program Mimes, Masks, and Magic!

Tara reads!

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June 15 Story time

2015 story timeStory time 2015Corbin Read Problem Puppies and The Great Fire Engine.

Parade pictures

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Story time with Faith and Cale

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Activity Time

Thirteen children came to activity time today!  They talked about Superheroes and worked on inventing their own. The kids followed clues through the library using their visual and thinking powers.  They also used their powers of touch and perception to guess what was in the mystery bag!

Super ZeeBo

Logan Mueller and Dillon Moser brought their robot  friend ZeeBo to story time.  ZeeBo read Thomas and the School Trip, Logan read The Big Fire Engine, and Dillon read Hooray for Our Heroes. The 18 children then drew a picture of a hero and were given a super hero lollipop.boys 10 Story 10

Another story time!

Keyera read books this morning to 15 children.  They played a game outside, Keyera 2 Keyera Hero, Hero, Superhero!