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.

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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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    Family Read Night

    Join us Thursday, November 19, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. for Family Read Night 2015.  This event will feature stories, activities, and crafts for the whole family to enjoy!  Registration is required by calling 647-0328.  Hope to see you all for a fun night of reading!


    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.