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Agatha Christie: 125 years

In honor of the 125th birth anniversary of famed mystery writer, Agatha Christie, Director Kim Bunner will present a program about Agatha’s life.  This presentation will kick off a series of three movies shown at the library as well as the Sept. 15th 3rd Tuesday Book Club selection of one of her works.


As part of our Agatha Christie celebration this month, the library will be showing a series of movies based on her stories.  The first film, directed by Billy Wilder, stars Charles Laughton as fabled British barrister Sir Wilfred Robards.  Having just recovered from a heart attack, he has been ordered by his doctor to give […]

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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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    For Sale

    The library is selling some of our extra computer monitors and keyboards.  We are selling the monitors for $10.00 and the keyboards for $5.00.  You can find them in the back hallway under the Sale Table.  Come check them out and see what will work for you.

    Agatha Christie

    Agatha Christie will be our featured author in September in honor of her 125th birthday year.  Check our calendar for events and reading opportunities.


    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.