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Putnam County Public Library District

Upcoming Programs

Henna design—–HENNEPIN

10/26/16 5:30 pm

henna1A henna artist from Wild Style Design Company in Bloomington  will present a design program from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Hennepin branch library on Wednesday, October 26th.


All teens and adults are welcome, but the first 20 patrons to sign up that night will get a design.

Early out from school movie—–HENNEPIN

11/2/16 3:30 pm

Wednesday, November 2 @ 3:30 p.m.

Hennepin Headquarters


Free and open to the public.

Refreshments will be served.

Spooky Music and Stories—–HENNEPIN

11/3/16 6:30 pm

Thursday, November 3rd @ 6:30 P.M.

Hennepin Headquarters


Pumpkin decorating—MAGNOLIA

Magnolia Library will be conducting a book character pumpkin decorating contest. Starting Tuesday, October 18th the children can come to the Magnolia Library to pick out a pumpkin or use one of their own to create a book character using their imagination and favorite book.

They can decorate their pumpkins at the Library during open hours the week of the 18th or take them home then bring them back to be displayed for family and friends to see by the 22th.

The judging will take place Tuesday, October 25th prizes will be given to all.

Questions call Peggy 815-869-3038

Homework Helpers @ various branches

Homework help is available at your library!  Stop in at any of the six Putnam County libraries and ask a librarian…we’re happy to help you find the answer you are looking for!  Whether you are searching for facts and figures about people and places around the world, help in locating information to determine the degrees in a certain angle, the number of electrons in uranium, or the distance from Earth to Mars, or need help in finding a selection of poetry for a language arts essay or a biography for a report, just ask!  We’re here to help you find the answers.

Hennepin–Wednesday & Thursday evenings till 7 p.m.
Magnolia–Tuesday & Thursday from 4:00-5:00 p.m.
McNabb–Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 p.m.