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ICYMI – O’Fallon Public Library News & Notes, March 21, 2018

Assistant Library Director Ryan Johnson wrote about upcoming Library events in the recent edition of the O’Fallon Weekly.  As part of the celebration of National Poetry Month in April, Ryan said, we will host our first-ever Open Mic Poetry Night, April 19, at 6 PM. Come recite (or read) your favorite poems, read some that you’ve written or… Continue reading ICYMI – O’Fallon Public Library News & Notes, March 21, 2018

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ICYMI Library News & Notes, March 14, 2018

Director Molly Scanlan informed readers of the O’Fallon Weekly about Library events and activities.  The next Friends of the Library book sale is something you don’t want to miss this weekend.  Saturday, March 17, from 9 AM – 4 PM and Sunday, 1 PM – 5 PM the Friends of the Library volunteers will have a… Continue reading ICYMI Library News & Notes, March 14, 2018

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ICYMI – Library News & Notes, Feb. 28, 2018

In this week’s O’Fallon Weekly, Teri Rankin provides an overview of clubs offered by Youth Services. Science Club (best for ages 8 and up) is an after-school science program that focuses on STEM and STEAM activities, coupled with general science exploration. From cardboard automata to rain gardens to rubber-band-powered cars, kids will be challenged to design and build,… Continue reading ICYMI – Library News & Notes, Feb. 28, 2018

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Calling Puzzle Pros and Wannbes: Support the O’Fallon Food Pantry and O’Fallon Township High School Library

So you think you’re pretty good at fitting puzzle pieces together?  Then test your mettle and support your community by attending the Great OTHS Puzzle Race February 24.  Doors open at 5:30 PM and the competition begins at 6 PM.   This wholesome and family-friendly competition will support both the OTHS Library (aka Instructional Media Center or… Continue reading Calling Puzzle Pros and Wannbes: Support the O’Fallon Food Pantry and O’Fallon Township High School Library

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ICYMI – Library News & Notes, Jan 31, 2018

In this week’s O’Fallon Weekly News & Notes column, Teri Rankin, Youth Services Manager, announced that there will be a celebration in honor of Abe Lincoln’s 209th birthday.   Best of all, she said, “This year we decided to invite honest Abe to the library, and to our astonishment and delight, he accepted!” On February 24, Mr. Lincoln… Continue reading ICYMI – Library News & Notes, Jan 31, 2018

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ICYMI – Library News and Notes Jan 17, 2018

In the latest edition of the O’Fallon Weekly, Adult Services Manager Renny McBride reminded patrons that the Winter Scavenger Hunt is in full swing.  Adults and children have their own “prey” to search for and all participants will win a prize. Renny invites one and all to test their knowledge about the library. “Do you know… Continue reading ICYMI – Library News and Notes Jan 17, 2018

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ICYMI – Library News & Notes, Jan 10, 2018

In this week’s O’Fallon Weekly, Ryan Johnson, Assistant Library Director, shed light on how much OFPL card holders save through borrowing books, DVDs, and attending free events such as children’s story times, yoga classes, and tutoring sessions.  By using the American Library Association calculator, Ryan and his team determined that the savings is roughly $700 per… Continue reading ICYMI – Library News & Notes, Jan 10, 2018