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Need a place to cool down in this heat?
Prairie Crossing is the cooling center for Shabbona. Stop by to cool down. You can also join them every Friday at 2:00pm for an Ice Cream Social!
sHABBONA 4th of july FESTIVAL & PARADE
Thank You to the Shabbona Community Enrichment Association for an outstanding job with the 4th of July Parade & Festival! Also thanks to the Shabbona Fire Department, Shabbona Lions Club, UNC, and Shabbona Fireworks Committee for helping make Shabbona’s 4th of July a fabulous experience.
And a big Thank You to Mother Nature for the sunshine and slight breeze!
July Library Events
For the month of JULY, the library is showcasing oil paintings of local resident artist, Debbie Shrader. Make sure to stop in and check out her work! Even the library walls are excited!
Tuesday, July 2: 10am-11am Summer Reading Program. Meet at the Library and take a walk to First State Bank and the Post Office for a look behind the scenes.
Thursday, July 4: Library is Closed. Look for the library in the parade and at the Village festival—free books for the children!
Tuesday, July 9: 10am-11am Summer Reading Program will meet at the Library and then take a walk to the Klopfenstein Country Financial Office. Free gifts for participants and checkout their “Little Free Library”.
Tuesday, July 16: 10am-11am Summer Reading Program will meet at the Library and then walk down to Heuber Feed Store to see and hear about their selection of feed products for animals.
Thursday, July 18: Chalk Night. Sign up online by 7/10, choose your surface board when you register online. Enjoy an evening creating your design of choice. Click here to Register @ kbs-chalkin.square.site.
Saturday, July 20: 10am-10:30am Children’s Story & Craft Time.
Tuesday, July 23: 10am-11am Summer Reading Program will meet at the Library and enjoy a special program to wrap up the summer reading program.
Thursday, July 25: 6pm-6:45pm Book Discussion Group. Bring the latest book you have read.
Saturday, July 27: 10am-11am Children’s Story & Craft Time.
Enjoy reading on your tablet? Your library card allows you to download books too!
Did you know you can drop your Village utility bill payment by visiting the library and dropping payment in the convenient collection box? Make a plan to drop off your payment and browse the library shelves this month.
UNC Health Fair
Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 11am-3pm
NICE Fundraiser, Shabbona Pathway walk, Fire Department serving food, and get FREE health screenings!