Upcoming Events
Fri, Apr 19, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room,Workman Room
The book sale features new, lightly used and vintage books in a wide array of categories.

Fri, Apr 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.

Sat, Apr 20, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room,Luttrell Room
The book sale features new, lightly used and vintage books in a wide array of categories.

Tue, Apr 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun! No Registration Required.

Wed, Apr 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Those with a Parkinson’s diagnosis, caregivers and anyone interested in learning more about this disease are welcome to attend.

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us at the library to delve into the world of LEGOs, by using your imagination to create independently or with others.

Fri, Apr 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.

Fri, Apr 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
A pollinator garden is a type of garden designed with the purpose of growing specific nectar and pollen-producing plants that will attract pollinating insects.

Sat, Apr 27, 9:00am - 2:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Safe Sitter® prepares students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting.

Mon, Apr 29, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs, and a craft! The stories will be read in Spanish.

Mon, Apr 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
This is 1 of 2 orientation trainings for teens looking to volunteer with the library this summer. You only need to attend one of these trainings to begin volunteering.

Tue, Apr 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun! No Registration Required.

Wed, May 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Bauer Room
Have a problem with your computer, cell phone, or other electronic device? Stop by to see Erich Metzelaars, IT Consultant to solve your tech issues! No Registration Required.

Fri, May 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.

Sat, May 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join Vicki for a relaxing chair yoga session. Registration required. Contact alvin@effinghamlibrary.org with questions.

Sat, May 04, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Have you lived an interesting life? Or, to put it another way, have you had some interesting and unique experiences in your life that you would like to share with others?

Mon, May 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join the Seniors with Attitude group for their monthly meeting. This month, Elizabeth Hartke from the Effingham U of I Extension, will join us to make bread dough to take home and bake.

Tue, May 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun! No Registration Required.

Tue, May 07, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Effingham Public Library
Come join Nancy at the Library as she guides you through the process of making a greeting card by hand. Nothing says "thoughtful gift" like something handmade.
This event is full

Tue, May 07, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Hey Teens, this is a great opportunity to gain leadership and volunteer experience, build your resume, make new friends, earn community service hours, learn new skills, and to make a difference.

Tue, May 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Live Zoom
Join us for a Live Zoom program with Kal Penn! He is known for starring roles in Designated Survivor, House, The Namesake, the Harold & Kumar franchise, and much more. Registration Required.
Register

Wed, May 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for some fun music and movement! Come make some new friends, learn about all genres of music, and bust a move while you’re at it!

Wed, May 08, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
If one is curious to learn more about a place like Ghana, only so much can be gleaned from books or watching documentaries. One way to get a sense of a place is to talk with people from that place.

Thu, May 09, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Effingham Public Library
This is 1 of 2 orientation trainings for teens looking to volunteer with the library this summer. You only need to attend one of these trainings to begin volunteering.

Thu, May 09, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Bauer Room
New Evening Tech Help! Have a problem with your computer, cell phone, or other electronic device? Stop by to see Erich Metzelaars, IT Consultant to solve your tech issues! No Registration Required.

Thu, May 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Effingham County Museum
Nearly eighty years ago, the American public was focused on the devastation of World War II. They sensed that the war was coming to an end, but, at such a great cost in the lives.

Fri, May 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.

Mon, May 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join Lisa to learn the online resources offered by the library. Learn about our reading resources- Hoopla, Libby, and Cloud Library, as well as SHARE, our online catalog. Registration Required.

Tue, May 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun! No Registration Required.

Tue, May 14, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Come with your favorite crafting project to work on any kind of art or crafting project while enjoying the company of others. From coloring to quilting, we want to see it all.

Wed, May 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Join us to discuss the book "If I Did It: Confessions of the Killer" by O.J. Simpson.

Thu, May 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
What do Wes Montgomery, Jimi Hendrix, Jeff Beck, and Eddie Van Halen all have in common other than playing the guitar? They were all innovators in the cultural phenomenon known as the guitar solo.

Fri, May 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.