Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library
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Upcoming Events


Come enjoy a movie at the library! Covered drinks and treats are welcomed. No registration required.

Trim the Tree

Tis the season! Our annual Trim the Tree night will be on December 3rd from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Come share in the holiday spirit with a story,  a visit from Santa, and help decorate this year’s tree.  Please bring your camera to capture the special moment! Registration required.

Between the Lines

Come join our Creative Writing Club/ Book Advisory Board, Between the Lines! For students 5th-8th grade.   Registration is 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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    Join us Thursday, December 3, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. to help us decorate our Christmas tree.  Listen to our guest pianist, stay for a story, and we may have a visit from a special someone.  Please bring one canned good item to donate to the local food pantry.  No registration is required.  If you […]


    Outreach Service

    The library offers free Outreach Services to homebound residents within Canton city limits.  We deliver to nursing homes, retirement communities, and to anyone who can’t visit us personally.  If you or someone you know is interested in this service, please call 647-0328 to get signed up.


    Notary Service Available

    As of June 1, 2015, Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library can now notarize documents for the public.  We have three staff members who have trained to be a Notary Public.  We hope this service will give our patrons more options for completing their paperwork needs.  Appointments are recommended.  For more info, please call 647-0328.