Sign your child up for 1000 Books Before Kindergarten! This free program encourages you to read 1000 books with your child before he/she starts kindergarten. Click here for more information and reading logs. Or stop into the library and we will be happy to get you signed up.

Craft events are @1-1.45 hours in length. If you have any questions for specific event times or age requirements feel free to call us at (309)593-2178 for more information.

Browse pictures of past events, programs and crafts at the library.

Calendar of events for June and July 


Notice to Out of District Customers

​Due to increasing supply costs, the Sherrard Public Library District will be charging an out-of-district fee of $15 beginning January 1, 2020.  For events requiring registration, a $15 fee will be charged to participants 18 and older who do not live within the Sherrard Public Library District.  If you are unsure if you fall within the Sherrard Public Library District boundaries, please call the library at 309-593-2178.

Engaged Patrons is our event registration website.

Register for events on line by following the link in the “details” section from any current event on Facebook or click Engaged Patrons to see more!

Once there you can,

~Register for events.
~Choose reminders, sent via text or email, for all events.
~See upcoming events.
~Know exactly when registration opens.
~Create your own account to track your events. 
~Add events to your personal calendar.
~Share events with friends via social media.
~See if registration is full and have access to a wait list when available.
~You must choose either text or email for automated reminders generated by your registration.

Please note: You will still need to call the library at 309-593-2178 to cancel if you have pre-registered for an event.

If you need help, we can do that! You are welcome to call or stop in to get assistance in registering.


Program Calendar

Please note: Due to the current

Covid-19 restrictions, Summer Reading Craft Events will be available for in district patrons only.