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Library Getting Facelift!

Kewanee Public Library has
received a grant through the
Live and Learn Construction
Grant Program which is funded
by an annual state legislative
appropriation and assists public
libraries with construction costs
in their facilities. Grants are
awarded based on recommendations
from a statewide committee
following a review process. The
exterior work on the 1906 Carnegie
library building is partially funded
by the Live and Learn Construction
Grant Project. State funds are
administered by the Secretary of
State and State Librarian, Jesse White.
The work should be completed by
August 19 according to the project

Glassdoor Check out this new link under Library and Other Links on our e-Resources tab above if you are looking for a job!

New Magazines
ASK (Juvenile)
Bead & Button
Boys Life (Juvenile)
CICADA (Teens)
Family Tree
Garden Railways
Highlights High Five (Juvenile)
Knit Simple
Ladybug (Juvenile)
Muse (Juvenile)
National Geographic Little Kids (Juvenile)
Sew It...Today
Stitch It...Today

Listed above are magazines that the
Library has started subscribing to
this summer. Stop in to look at
the magazines in the binder. Once
they are no longer kept in the binder as
the current issue, you may check them out!

Featured Resource

Free online lessons at your own
pace in a number of languages including
Spanish, Arabic, Japanese, American Sign
Language, and English for Spanish speakers

Gale Courses icon Learn4Life is now
"Gale Courses"
Online learning anytime, anywhere...
just a click away...
Choose from a wide range of highly interactive
courses that you can take entirely online as a
Kewanee library cardholder at no cost to you.
Click here to learn more about
Gale Courses.

Back to Books Grant
The library has received a $5000 grant for "Steam Rolling into Science". Approximately 250 science books have been purchased for K-12 graders in the areas of animals and insects, astronomy, chemistry and weather. Books will be on display and ready for check out soon. Funding for this grant was awarded by the Illinois State Library (ISL), a Division of the Office of Secretary of State, using funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), under the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).


Summer Hours are in effect
through August 29!

Friday Afternoon Movie
Aug. 1 @ 2pm
More than Chance

PreK Story Time
August 5, 12, 19 & 26
11:30am - Noon

Library Board Meeting
August 11th @ 4pm

Friends of the Library
Board Meeting
August 11th @ 5pm

Adult Book Club
August 18th
@ 2 & 7pm
@ Country Morning Coffee Cafe
"The Paris Wife"
by Paula McLain

Recipe Round Up
August 28th @ Noon
Corn Ingredient

Friends of Library
Annual Labor Day Book Sale
August 30th 7-11am
@ Johnson Appliances' Parking Lot

Library closes @ Noon
Saturday, August 30th


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