Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library
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Upcoming Events

Lego Club

The library continues to hold its monthly meeting for LEGO lovers. We now meet on Tuesdays from 3:45-4:45. No registration is required, and we provide all the LEGOs. Bring your imagination and be ready to have some fun with your fellow BLOCK HEADS! We also now have Mega Blocks for ages 3 and up who […]

Camp Ellis

Join us for a history of Camp Ellis and the Ipava area with Marion Cornelius of the Easley Pioneer Museum in Ipava. Camp Ellis was one of the largest Armed Service Forces training camps in the country in the 1940s.  It also housed some German prisoners of war.  The training activities ended in 1944 but […]

Make It & Take It Tween Program

Kids 8 and up, come and get your design on! This maker space program will feature new and creative activities every month. You make it, you take it home! Please register by calling 647-0328.

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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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    Girl Empowerment Storytime

    Parlin-Ingersoll Library is partnering with the YWCA to host a Girl Empowerment Storytime.  This is a program for preschool children through fourth grade.  The program is this Thursday night, March 26, from 6:30 – 7:15 pm.  Registration is required by calling 647-0328.


    Keeping It Green

    You’re eating cleaner local foods so why not step up to the next level  and start using greener cleaners in your home.  Join Linda Prescott of Prescott Farms on Monday, March 23, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. as she shares environmentally friendly do-it-yourself cleaners you can use for your upcoming spring cleaning.

    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.