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ECLIPSE ACROSS AMERICA PARTY!!
Everyone is welcome to come for all of the party or some of the party between 11:49am and 2:40pm on Monday, August 21st. Maximum totality of the eclipse will be at 1:16pm. We are currently out of the free solar viewing glasses but we will have more available on Monday for the party. We will have eclipse demos, informational handouts, sun cookies, and local author Jannifer Powelson will be here with her children's and adult cozy mystery books! Please plan on joining us on the main floor of the library!
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CELL PHONE CLASSES
Friends of the Library are sponsoring IPHONE (9:30-10:30am) and ANDROID (11am-12pm) classes Wednesday, September 13th in the Library Community Room. Space is limited so sign up today.

RECENTLY RELEASED MOVIES!!!
We are now showing a recently released movie on the second Tuesday of the month @ 2pm. August 8th will be "Going in Style"! 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!

AUGUST YOUTH ACTIVITIES
See Sarah Barth in the Youth Services Dept. to find out about the "Horror" Book Club which will meet Thursday, August 24th @ 4:30pm.

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

CREATIVITY @ THE CARNEGIE
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.

ACCESS TO DIGITIZED NEWSPAPERS
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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Driving-Tests Logo 300-115Kewanee Public Library District is partnering with Driving-Tests.org, a company dedicated to driver safety and education, to offer free DMV practice tests to library patrons. The new service includes free tests, written specifically based on Illinois DMV materials, and is the only site of its kind to include accessibility tools that allow users to hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, and mask sections of the screen for greater visibility on driving practice tests. Click on the link above or go to our E-Resources tab at the top of the webpage and scroll down to the link
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Events

Pre-K Story Time
11:30am-Noon
August 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29

Recently Released Movie
"Going in Style"
Tuesday, August 8 @ 2pm
All ages welcome!

Library Board Meeting
Monday, August 14 @ 4pm

Friends of Library
Board Meeting
Monday, August 14 @ 5pm

Creativity @ the Carnegie
"Come sit & sew"
Thursday, August 17 4-6pm

Eclipse Across America Party
Monday, August 21
11:49am-2:40pm
Everyone is welcome to come for
all or some of the party
to enjoy the different festivities.
Maximum totality is @ 1:16pm
Local author Jannifer Powelson
will be here with her books
during the party!

Adult Book Club
Monday, August 21
2pm meets @
KPLD Community Room
"The Invention of Wings"
"
7pm meets @
Country Morning Coffee

Recipe Round Up
Thursday, August 24 @ Noon
"Mexico"

Horror Book Club
Thursday, August 24 @ 4:30pm
High School & YA
"Turn of the Screw"

Henry County Genealogical Society
presents
Historical Jamestown VA
by Kitty Humphrey
Monday, August 28 @ 1:30pm

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