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August Take-and-Make Craft Kits

Register and pick up your craft kit at the library. Then make the craft at home! Click on the link below to register for the craft of your choice.

Youth: Raccoon Face

Middle School: String Art

Teen: Newspaper Gift Bag

Adult: Fabric Scrap Postcard

Romance of the Month Club

Romance of the Month Club

Let us pick a romance book for you. Selections will be based on your profile/quiz results. Each month, a book will be placed on hold, and you’ll be notified when it’s ready for pick up. Join anytime. CLPL cardholders only. Click here to register (select August 1). 

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Illinois Libraries Present: A Conversation w/Marlee Matlin, From Oscar to West Wing and Beyond

Wednesday, September 14
7-8 pm via Zoom
In celebration of Deaf Awareness Month, Oscar award winner Marlee Matlin shares the highs and lows of her Hollywood career and her journey as an activist. Registration required.

Register Here

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We Have Wi-Fi Hotspots!

Place a hold on a Wi-Fi hotspot through the Library catalog.

Or, pick up a hotspot in the lobby and check it out at the Circulation Desk.


CLPL will comply with the Illinois Governor’s action related to requiring – or not requiring – that masks be worn indoors. When the governor lifts the indoor mask mandate, masks will be recommended in the Library, but not required.

New Executive Director at CLPL

CLPL Board Selects Becky Fyolek as the New Executive Director