Meet Mystery Author Annie Hansen!

October 25 at 2:00pm

Sweets & a Mystery....just in time for Halloween! Mystery writer Annie Hansen will discuss and sell "Give Me Chocolate: A Kelly Clark Mystery". "In the quaint river town of Geneva, Illinois, Kelly Clark comes home to re-start her life after a horrific divorce. She settles into the apartment above Chocolate Love, her sister’s specialty dessert shop in the Historic District of Geneva. Things start to look up when she re-connects with an old flame, Jack. Just when it looks like she is getting her life on track, she stumbles over a dead body in the kitchen of Chocolate Love. Has her violent past followed her home to Geneva?" Cupcakes will be served! Don't miss the next Kelly Clark Mystery due out in November: "Bean in Love".

Monster Factory


Grades K - 2, caregivers welcome

Wednesday, October 29 at 4:15 p.m.

Registration begins Saturday, September 20
Register online

Join us for slightly spooky tales. Then pick from a variety of gross body parts to make your very own monster.

College Essays: Stand Out & Get In


Sunday, October 19, 2014
2-3 PM

For Teens

Learn the ins and outs of a stellar college admissions essay, from choosing a prompt and finding a topic to writing and revising an essay. You do not need a Library Card to attend, but please register in advance by calling 630-627-0316 or going online to http://helenplum.evanced.info/.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten


Birth - preschool

Register in Youth Services.

We have a new ongoing reading program! Challenge yourself to share 1000 books with your child before he or she reaches kindergarten. For every 100 books you share, your child will earn a free book or an exciting incentive!

Join the Club!

School Year Reading Club Grades K - 8

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 through Sunday, April 26, 2015

Register in Youth Services.

Sign up and earn free paperback books and embroidered patches, stickers, or other prizes! This is an independent, self-paced program. We provide a book log – you track your reading progress!

New Feature in Our Library Catalog

Wondering what to read next but the Library isn't open to ask your favorite Helen Plum Librarian?

Our library catalog has been enhanced with information from NoveList Select and Goodreads to include other titles and authors you might like, along with a link to tell you why.

So if you liked Congratulations, by the way: Some Thoughts on Kindness, just enter that title in the catalog search box. Look at the result, scroll down and you will find:

Congratulations Suggestions

Want to know more about what the catalog offers? Just take a look here.
 

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