Live Presentation by the History Guy and More Events in Library News & Notes

One of the extraordinary things about a library, ours in particular, is its connection to the community. For example, we provide outreach such as Homebound Delivery of library materials and free K-8 tutoring. Another example is the live presentation by The History Guy, May 14, 6-7:30pm, at O’Fallon Station, (105 South Vine St.) hosted by … Continue reading Live Presentation by the History Guy and More Events in Library News & Notes

Friends of the O’Fallon Public Library presents Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

What is Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library? Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children from birth to age five, no matter their family’s income. After launching in 1995, the program grew quickly. First books were only distributed to children living in Sevier County, Tennessee where Dolly grew … Continue reading Friends of the O’Fallon Public Library presents Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Library News and Notes — Upcoming Library Events

With Spring, there’s always some amount of busy-ness – be it gardening, kids’ sports, or even spring cleaning. Naturally, the library has books and other resources to answer any questions you may have about these topics, but the Library also has a number of exciting activities coming up as well. During Teen Tuesday - Anime … Continue reading Library News and Notes — Upcoming Library Events

Why do you love the library? Tell us, and win!

The first week of April is National Library Week! The theme for National Library Week 2022, “Connect with Your Library,” promotes the idea that libraries are places to get connected to technology by using broadband, computers, and other resources. Libraries also offer opportunities to connect with media, programs, ideas, and classes—in addition to books. Most … Continue reading Why do you love the library? Tell us, and win!

Jenny Lawson Webinar, Latest Events and Services — Library News & Notes

Heidi Wiechert is the Adult Programming and Social Media Coordinator for O'Fallon Public Library. In the latest article for the O'Fallon Weekly, she discusses upcoming events and library services. I remember when O’Fallon Public Library was on Main Street in O’Fallon — I bet many of you do too. And then, I remember the community … Continue reading Jenny Lawson Webinar, Latest Events and Services — Library News & Notes

Volunteers Needed for Friends of the Library Book Sale 2022

We have our huge Spring Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the O’Fallon Public Library coming up on Thursday, April 28, through Monday, May 2, 2022. NO admission charge and NO reservation needed! Accepted payment types include cash, check, and debit/credit card. Proceeds benefit the library. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com This is where … Continue reading Volunteers Needed for Friends of the Library Book Sale 2022

March Donation Drive at O’Fallon Public Library: Sleep in Heavenly Peace

The O'Fallon Public Library will be collecting new twin-size sheets, pillows, comforters and blankets during the month of March for "Sleep in Heavenly Peace". "Sleep in Heavenly Peace" is a non-profit that serves children in need by providing them with beds so they do not have to sleep on the floor. The group was founded … Continue reading March Donation Drive at O’Fallon Public Library: Sleep in Heavenly Peace