December Programs

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Due to distributor contracts, we cannot list move titles here. Please call the Circulation Desk if you would like more information about a particular movie night: 815-875-1331, ext 200. All movies are free and open to all.

Monday Night Movies
Dec. 6, 5:30 pm
Dec. 13, 5:30 pm
Dec. 20, 5:30 pm
Dec. 27, 5:30 pm

Special December Documentaries
Thursday, Dec. 2, 5:30 pm and Tuesday, Dec. 7, 4:00 pm PBS AMERICAN EXPERIENCE Pearl Harbor: Into the Arizona – in commemoration of Pearl Harbor
Thursday Dec. 21, 5:30 pm – PBS NATURE Santa’s Wild Home (Lapland) – for the holiday season

Widmark Wednesday Movie
Dec. 8, 5:30 pm

Friday, Dec. 3, 5:00 pm Holiday Music in the PPL Lobby
Kris, Mike, Brenda, and Bob will sing and play guitar and hammer dulcimer.

Tuesday, Dec. 7, 5:30–7:30 pm Ornament Swap Drop-In Evening
Bring one/take one;bring two/take two…. Enjoy some Christmas cookies and holiday music while you browse. We’ll also have crafting stations for making folded and cut paper stars/snowflakes.

Thursday, Dec 9, 6:30 pm Page Turners Book Club The book selected for December will be The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict, a biography of Hedy Lamarr, Hollywood screen star, spy, and inventor. Call the library @ 815-875-1331 ext. 0 to sign up and reserve your copy of the book

Monday, Dec. 13–Friday, Dec. 17 Family Take-n-Go Craft: Paper Towel Roll Snowmen Pick up this easy craft kit to make at home in the Library Café lobby.

Tuesday, Dec. 14, 6:30 pm The Flute at Christmas Ransom Troyan will play old and contemporary Christmas Music on the American woodwind flute.

Thursday, Dec. 16, 6:30–7:30 pm Holiday Music in the PPL Lobby
Elm City Bells Sextet – handbells recital

Friday, Dec. 21, 4:00–5:00 pm Holiday Music in the PPL Lobby
Kathy Allen and her piano students

Friday, Dec. 24 CLOSED Christmas Eve
Saturday, Dec. 25 – CLOSED Christmas
Friday, Dec. 31 CLOSED New Year’s Eve
Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022 CLOSED New Year’s Day