SUMMER 2017 - ARTS DISCOVERY CAMP

Pick up registration forms at the Library, Atlanta Post Office or email apldinformation@gmail.com.  

Sponsored by Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

JULY 10th thru 14th  - MUSIC AND DANCE WEEK!  

Broadway & TV star Bob Lupone is coming back!   We'll create our own show for Friday!

 

SCIENCE SLAM - THE SUMMER OF STEM

On Thursdays this summer, join us for some exciting hands on STEM activities at the Atlanta Public library starting at 3:00 P.M.  

 

7/6 - Fireworks in a Jar to help celebrate the 4th!

7/13 - Construct a Wind Mill and test with a fan. 

7/20 - Build a Catapult to launch Marshmallows!

Tuesdays at Mt. Hope - Funks Grove Library 2:30- p.m.

7/4 - Closed

7/11 - Jill Wallace from the Sugar Grove Nature Center

7/18 - The Lego Lady (April Fisher)

7/25 - The University of Illinois Extension Office  

 

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

 

The Atlanta Public Library offers a wide variety of services to its Patrons. In addition to a collection of over 9,000 books, the Library also hosts a collection of DVD'S and Audiobooks, all available for checkout to any anyone with a current Illinois Library Card.

NEW FROM THE LIBRARY AND MUSEUM!

Thanks to a generous grant from the Woods Foundation, we have been able to digitize all issues of the Atlanta Argus and make them available online.   Atlanta High School yearbooks will soon be available as well.   Visit our website (www.atlantapld.org) to access these new materials.   For questions, call the Library at 217-648-2112.  

 

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The Atlanta Public Library offers a wide variety of services to its Patrons. In addition to a collection of over 9,000 books, the Library also hosts a collection of DVD'S and Audiobooks, all available for checkout to any anyone with a current Illinois Library Card. The Atlanta Public Library is also a member of the RAILS system which allows Patrons access to the collections of other Illinois Libraries as well as a large database of Ebooks. For more information on how to take advantage of Inter-Library Loan and Ebooks, click here. If you have more questions please feel free to contact our staff at apldinformation@gmail.com or call the Library at 217.648.2112 during regular business hours.

In addition to traditional library services, the Atlanta Public Library also offers other services to its Patrons, including:

Internet access via 10 computers available for public use

Access to Photoshop software 

Copy Services

Fax Services

Lamination

For more information on how to take advantage of these services please feel free to contact our staff at apldinformation@gmail.com or call the Library at 217.648.2112 during regular business hours.

 

MONTHLY TIP:  The Library offers thousands of free e-books to readers.  You can check them out just like a Library book.  Visit the website, (www.atlantapld.org),  click on the link to set up your account and start borrowing now!  All you need is your Library patron ID and pin.  If you don't have your pin number, just call us at 217-648-2112.  

Like us on Facebook for regular program updates.  

The Library has a new website:  www.atlantapld.org.  Check it out!  

"Like us" on Facebook (Atlanta Public Library and Museum) for updates.   

Library Hours:  M 10-12:30; Tues & Thurs 10-7; Wed & Fri 10-4:30; Sat 9-3