The mission of the Nauvoo Public Library is to provide materials and services for community residents of all ages for personal enrichment, enjoyment and educational needs. The library is dedicated to providing practical access to all forms of media. Programs will be developed to stimulate children’s interest and appreciation for reading and learning.
Summer Reading sign up starts May 31st!
June 9th @ 2:00 PM at City Park (next to City Hall) Meet us for a fun, art-filled afternoon! Enjoy a space themed story, make your own planet, and eat a space themed snack!
Movie Showing: Encanto
June 25th @ 2:00 PM at Grandpa John’s Theater Join us for a free showing of Disney’s Encanto! Free popcorn and drink included! Rated PG.
Dive Into the Ocean!
July 14th @ 2:00 PM at City Park (next to City Hall) Meet us for a craft-filled afternoon! Join us to paint a beach scene on canvas, to hear a beach themed story, and to create and eat a beach themed snack!
Movie Showing: Jungle Cruise
July 30th @ 2:00 PM at Grandpa John’s Theater Join us for a free showing of the movie Jungle Cruise! Rated PG-13.
Take Home Craft!
Stop by the library anytime during that week to get a craft bag filled with all the supplies you will need to do that week’s craft! For extra fun, tune in to our Facebook page for an instructional video on how to do the project! Many nature themed crafts planned!
July 6th @ 1:00 PM here at the library, join us for a book signing by author Mary Ann Weakley!
In Person Storytime!
Storytime will now be held at the library every Wednesday from 10:00 to 10:30!
Hotspot Devices Now Available at Nauvoo Public Library!
Nauvoo Public Library is excited to announce the addition of two hotspot devices to our collection! This means that you can now check out the internet to take home with you for a few days! Likewise the library has two Amazon Kindles available for checkout, which will allow patrons to check out free eBooks from the library system. Patrons must have a current library card in good standing to check out devices. Call the library at 217-453-2707 for more details or to get yourself on the hold list for these devices!
Rubber Ducky Club
For Children 3 and under. New activity sheets available at the library every month.
Did you know you can use your library card to get discounts at museums? Follow this link to see available discounts:
Monday 11:00 - 6:30
Tuesday 11:00 - 6:00
Wednesday 9:00 - 4:00
Thursday 11:00 - 6:00
Friday 10:00 - 5:00
Saturday 10:00 - 2:00
Story Time will be held at the library every Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM.
Rubber Ducky Club Activity Sheet for ages 3 and under - new activity sheet every month
Library Board Meeting
3rd Monday - 7:00pm