Black Hawk’s View of Illinois History

Black Hawk’s View of Illinois History

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Registration Required / Adult

Imagine sitting around a campfire with Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kiuk-kiuk, Black Hawk, listening to the stories of creation and the legends of his grandfathers. Storyteller and historian Brian “Fox” Ellis uses his family’s p...

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Virtual Trivia Night

Virtual Trivia Night

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Let’s play a round of trivia from home!

Join us here:
https://crowd.live/X4KNI
Friday, June 18, 2021
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Here's how it works:
* Log in anytime between 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
* The trivia game will take about 30 minutes but will be on a...

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Virtual Outer Edge Book Club - The Everything Box

Virtual Outer Edge Book Club - The Everything Box

Monday, June 21, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Registration Required / Adult

THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM. It will be held online using Zoom, an app you can download onto a smartphone or tablet, or use through your computer browser. Please contact Library Assistant Katlynn at [email protected]

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Cinema Under the Stars

Cinema Under the Stars

Friday, June 25, 2021 - 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM

Ages 13+

Join the library on our south lawn and enjoy some open air movies. Movies will start once it gets dark (around 8:30 p.m.). Bring your own blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks. Social distancing and masks are encouraged per the CDC’s recomme...

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Friends of the Chatham Area Public Library Donation Drop-off Day

Friends of the Chatham Area Public Library Donation Drop-off Day

Saturday, June 26, 2021 - 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM

During this time, the Library is accepting donations on designated Donation Drop-off Days, and our next Donation Drop-off Day is on Saturday, June 26, 2021 from 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM.

One Donation Days, we welcome your clean and gently used item...

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Virtual All Booked Up - The Lost Book of Names

Virtual All Booked Up - The Lost Book of Names

Monday, June 28, 2021 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Registration Required / Adults

THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM. It will be held online using Zoom, an app you can download onto a smartphone or tablet, or use through your computer browser. Please contact Reference Librarian Alanna Sablotny at asabl...

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Virtual Hooked on Books - The Lager Queen of Minnesota

Virtual Hooked on Books - The Lager Queen of Minnesota

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Registration not required / Adults

THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM. It will be held online using Zoom, an app you can download onto a smartphone or tablet, or use through your computer browser. Please contact Reference Librarian Suzanna Jones at ref...

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Virtual Outer Edge Book Club - The Bone Witch

Virtual Outer Edge Book Club - The Bone Witch

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Registration Required / Adult

THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM. It will be held online using Zoom, an app you can download onto a smartphone or tablet, or use through your computer browser. Please contact Library Assistant Katlynn at [email protected]

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Virtual: Finding Female Ancestors

Virtual: Finding Female Ancestors

Saturday, July 24, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Registration Required / All Ages

Women are often hard to research due to the laws, social norms, and record keeping practices of times past. In this class, you will learn about sources and strategies to find your female ancestors. Presented by Ja...

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Virtual All Booked Up - The Feather Thief

Virtual All Booked Up - The Feather Thief

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Registration Required / Adults

THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM. It will be held online using Zoom, an app you can download onto a smartphone or tablet, or use through your computer browser. Please contact Reference Librarian Alanna Sablotny at asabl...

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