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Art Series

February 16 – April 6 • Registration Begins Two Weeks Before Each Workshop

We’re happy to announce that, thanks to a Town of Normal Harmon Arts Grant, NPL will be hosting art workshops featuring local artists throughout the year.

Take a look at the flyer for more information.


Printmaking Family Workshop • April 6 • 5:30 – 7:00 pm • Flyer

Come learn about the art of printmaking from local artist Chelsea Koechle. Create a one of a kind artwork mixing both watercolor paint and Sharpie markers. For families with children ages 6 to 17. Registration begins Monday, March 23 at 9:00 amCall the Children’s Department at 309.454.4668 to register. These classes fill up quickly!


Registration will begin two weeks before each workshop.


Make a Spring Sashay Scarf

For Adults • Registration Starts March 30 at 9:00 am • Cost is $3

Register for the class on April 9 from 10:00 am to noon

Register for the class on April 14 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm


Partners in Reading Spring 2015

Registration for children for Spring 2015 is closed.

Sessions for those registered will begin the week of February 2. Registration for College Students is still open.  If you are a college student and wish to register, please contact Lyndsey Carney at

Sign up for our library newsletter to receive information about dates for the next session.

Learn more about Partners in Reading.


Story Hour for Three, Four, and Five-Year-Olds

Spring Session • March 31 – April 30 • Registration Starts March 17 at 9:00 am 


Register for the Tuesday 5:30 pm class

Register for the Tuesday 6:30 pm class

Register for the Wednesday 9:30 am class

Register for the Wednesday 11:00 am class

Register for the Thursday 9:30 am class

Register for the Thursday 11:00 am class