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Welcome to the new Mt. Morris Public Library page!
105 S. McKendrie Ave.

Mt. Morris, IL 61054

Phone: 815-734-4927

Fax: 815-734-6035


Mon.-Thur. 11:00am-7:00pm

Fri. 11:00am-5:00pm

Sat. 10:00am-3:00pm
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Thursday January 23rd @5:30pm- Healthy Cents adult program week 2
Learn how to eat healthy on a dime. This will be hands on and interactive class to help adults and their families stay healthy without breaking budget. There will be a taste test of a delicious recipe at each class. This class will be held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. Please call or stop in to sign up.

Sunday February 2nd @2:00pm- What is Tri County
See all of the great things Tri County has to offer, ask questions, and be informed!
Friday February 7th 2pm-5pm & Saturday February 8th 11am-3pm- 

5th annual Mini-Golf Tournament Fundraiser!
Play a round of mini-golf inside the library! Cost is $1/ person or $5/family. There will be free giveaways and trophies for the winners. All proceeds benefit the Mount Morris Public Library.
Sponsor a Mini-Golf Hole! Want to help the library further and promote your business? Sponsor a hole for our mini-golf tournament! Decorate your own hole or have the staff do it for you. Stop in or call the library for more information.

Wednesday February 12th @3:45pm- Adult Book Club
Did you know we have a book club? They meet every 2nd Wednesday @3:45pm to discuss that month’s book. Stop into the library to get your copy and start reading!
Wednesday February 12th @3:30pm-5:30- Census Q&A
This is an open time to come and ask questions from a member of the Census on upcoming opportunities.

Drop Of Site for Film Plastic Recycling 
You can now recycle your clean and dry film plastic, which is any plastic that can be wadded into a ball, to be turned into a bench! Stop in for more details.

Reoccurring Programs:
Story Time- Every Wednesday morning @11:15am all ages (Upcoming dates 1/22, 1/29, 2/5)

After School Club- Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month @3:00pm ages 5 and up (Upcoming dates 2/5, 2/19, 3/11)

Lego Club- Every 2nd Monday of the month @5:45pm all ages (Upcoming dates 2/10) 

Cookbook Club- Every 3rd Monday of the month @6:00 for adults. Visit the library to choose your recipe. (Upcoming dates 1/20, 2/17) *THE DAY HAS CHANGED*

Library Board Meeting- February 19th at 7:00pm

Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult for all programs.

Community Scrabble
Reading with Mary Cheatwood and Dr. Suess's Birthday
Mollie's War with Cyndee Schaffer
Art Workshop
Kelly Stranberg
Tim Shouer & William Haun
Kyle & Tucker
Jellyfish Art
Trip to Timber Lake Playhouse Theater
Trivia Night Fundraiser. MC-Lori Peterson. Winners-John Pazera, Melissa Nicholson, Steve Dietrich, Kara Rosenthatl, Sylvia Saunders, Dave Saunders, Ann Knodle, Jan Dietrich.
National Coffee with a Cop Day Storytime. Claire, Joey, Leona, Charlie, & Officer Bruce.
Firefighter's Week - Mark, Jordan, and Justin. Kids - Leona, Jay, Charlie & Claire.
Crafting-mason jar pumpkins and scarecrows
Adult Winner
Group Winner
Pumpkin Carving Winner
Elton John
Haunted Halloween Party
Teen Winner
Family Reading Night with author Judith Schmidt reading her book "Let's Go Round in Alpha-Bug Town".