Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library
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Welcome Blockheads!!  Come to the library, use your imagination, and build whatever you wish.  We provide all the building blocks.  Registration is NOT required.  See you soon!


Baby Time is a five week program for children newborn – 18 months and their caregiver. come enjoy a sensory rich environment. We will enjoy songs, stories, and other activities. This program will foster an appreciation for literacy and focus on the loving relationship between adult and child. Please call 647-0328 for information or to […]


Come and enjoy our five week program showcasing a variety of children’s stories, activities and crafts.  For 1 and 2 year olds.  Registration is required 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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    Fall Story Times

    Ms. Catherine is getting ready for her children’s fall story time sessions.  She has a lot of fun and interesting activities and stories planned for this season.  Visit us at the library to check out the fliers for all the different programs and to sign up.  The first story times begin September, 26.  See you soon!

    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

    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.