Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library
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Upcoming Events

Craft Time

The birds will be singing today, come to the library and make a Rockin’ Robin Bird Feeder for your backyard friends.

Wildlife Prairie Park

Come and enjoy a live animal demonstration at your local library. The animals will display their vocal abilities at The Wildlife Idol, hosted in our program room! Registration Required.

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    Library Hours & Location

    205 West Chestnut
    Canton, IL 61520-2499
    309-647-0328 (phone) - 309-647-8117 (fax)

    Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    (Year round)

    Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    (Year round)

    Saturday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    (Summer hours: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

    Sunday: Closed

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    The library now offers a link to the Tumblebooks Library.  Everyday Tumblebooks posts a different book that reads the story to you.  They have a big selection, so check back everyday to see what new adventure awaits.  Under the Youth tab on the library homepage, click on Kids Sites and then find Tumblebooks.  Enjoy!



    Registration for this year’s Summer Reading Program will begin Monday, May 18.  The program is for children 3 years through 8th grade and will run from June 8 – July 18.  Sign up early for all our exciting music themed programs.    

    AWE station

    AWE Early Literacy Station

    Come to the children’s department to see our new AWE Early    Literacy Station loaded with 70+ programs for children ages 2-8.  The learning programs cover reading, language arts, math, science,  STEM,  social studies, writing, graphic arts, typing, music and more.