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Music @ the Carnegie 2017


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8th Annual Art Show
October 2nd-6th
The Art Show Reception will be held at 6pm on Monday, October 2nd in the Library Community Room. Prizes will be awarded and refreshments will be served. The Art Show will be on display Tuesday thru Thursday from 9am - 7pm. On Friday, it will be open from 9am - Noon.

Blues Guitarists Donna Herula & Tony Nardiello will be here Saturday, October 28, 2017 for our annual "Music @ the Carnegie! Dinner will be provided by P.L. Damron's Catering with Social Hour at 6pm, Dinner at 6:30pm and Music at 7:30pm. Tickets are on sale now at the library!

We are now showing a recently released movie on the second Tuesday of the month @ 2pm. October 10th will be "The Book of Henry"! We want to thank Wanee Theater for providing us with popcorn! If you missed it at the theater, you still have a chance to see it on the big screen!

Homeschoolers' Afternoon is back on the first Wednesday of the month for September, October, and November. Pre-School Night Storytime will be held October 4th at 6pm. 6th-8th graders will be making Hemp Jewelry on Wednesday, October 18th @ 3:30pm.

See Sarah Barth in the Youth Services Dept. to find out about the "Horror" Book Club which will meet Thursday, October 26th @ 4:30pm.

Join us on the fourth Thursday of the month at noon in the Community Room. Find a recipe that fits this month's theme (Southwestern U.S.), prepare it and bring it along with copies of your recipe to share for a delightful lunch with old and new friends!

Friends of the Library present "Creativity @ the Carnegie". Come "sit & sew" with your knitting, crocheting, embroidery, cross stitching or quilting. Check out our summer hours on the events calendar for details.

The Henry County Genealogical Society, Kewanee Historical Society and Kewanee Public Library District are requesting donations to digitize the Kewanee newspapers now on microfilm here at the library. Once digitized, the newspapers will be able to be searched from your computer. The link to the first group of newspapers that we had digitized is now available for you to use. Click on the heading above and it will take you to the newspapers. This is an ongoing project and as more of the microfilm is digitized, it will be added to this link until all of the microfilm has been digitized. Anyone, not just Kewanee Public Library District patrons, will be able to access this particular link to look at the old newspapers.

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Art Show Reception
Monday, October 2nd @ 6pm

Art Show on Display
Tuesday - Thursday
October 3rd - 5th 9am-7pm
October 6th 9am-Noon

Pre-K Story Time
Tuesdays: 11:30am-Noon
October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st

Homeschoolers' Afternoon
Wednesday, October 4th

Library Board Meeting
Monday, October 9th @ 4pm

Friends of Library
Annual Meeting
Monday, October 9th @ 7pm
Marc Nelson & Jill Bartelt will
talk about their trip to the
Galapagos Islands

Recently Released Movie
"The Book of Henry"
Tuesday, October 10th @ 2pm

Adult Book Club
Monday, October 16th
2pm meets @
KPLD Community Room
7pm meets @
Country Morning Coffee
"The Residence"

Hemp Jewelry 101
Wednesday, October 18th
for 6th-8th graders

Creativity @ the Carnegie
"Come sit & sew"
Thursday, October 19 5-7pm

Henry County Genealogical Society
"The Utopian Communities of Henry County"
by Maryann Wherry
Monday, October 23rd @ 1:30pm

Recipe Round Up
Thursday,October 26th @ Noon
"Southwestern U.S."

Horror Book Club
Thursday, October 26th @ 4:30pm
High School & YA
"The October Country"

Halloween Open House
Saturday, October 28th
10am - 12:30pm

Music @ the Carnegie
Blues Guitarists
Donna Herula & Tony Nardiello
Saturday, October 28th
6pm Social Hour
6:30pm Dinner
provided by P L Damron's
7:30pm Music

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