Upcoming Events
Sat, Oct 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join Vicki for a relaxing chair yoga session. Registration required. Contact vicki@effinghamlibrary.org with questions.
Registration is now closed

Sat, Oct 01, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Effingham Public Library
Effingham’s own Megan J. Wheless, née Hoelscher will speak about her novel, Guardians of the Keys in the Reading Room. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing.

Mon, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join the Seniors with Attitude group to talk about exciting, upcoming book releases of Fall 2022. No registration required. Contact lisa@effinghamlibrary.org with questions.

Tue, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

Wed, Oct 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Bauer Room
Have a problem with your computer? Stop by to see Erich Metzelaars, IT Consultant to solve your tech issues! No Registration Required.

Wed, Oct 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Zoryana Mills of Midland States Bank will cover the basics of budgeting and debt management.

Thu, Oct 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
This is a six week class for caregivers, each class is 90 minutes. Some of the topics covered will be self-care, communication, and mastering caregiving decisions.

Sat, Oct 08, 9:00am - 3:00pm
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. Registration Required.

Sat, Oct 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Bauer Room
No matter what the occasion may be, a hand-made card is a gift unto itself. Learn how to craft your own hand-made cards at this free program.

Tue, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

Tue, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Zoryana Mills of Midland States Bank will cover the basics of buying a car and credit scores.

Wed, Oct 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Bauer Room
Do you consider yourself computer illiterate? Join Erich Metzelaars to learn basic computer skills.

Wed, Oct 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for messy, squishy, smushy fun at the library on the second Wednesday of each month!

Wed, Oct 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Join us for an evening with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward as she discusses life, her literary vision, and her unique perspective on life, love, and loss.
Register

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
This is a six week class for caregivers, each class is 90 minutes. Some of the topics covered will be self-care, communication, and mastering caregiving decisions.

Mon, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Join us for a book discussion for the book "The Personal Librarian" by Marie Benedict. No registration required. Contact lisa@effinghamlibrary.org with questions.

Tue, Oct 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

Thu, Oct 20, 10:00am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
This is a six week class for caregivers, each class is 90 minutes. Some of the topics covered will be self-care, communication, and mastering caregiving decisions.

Tue, Oct 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

Wed, Oct 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Effingham Public Library
Those with a Parkinson’s diagnosis, caregivers and anyone interested in learning more about this disease are welcome to attend.

Thu, Oct 27, 10:00am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
This is a six week class for caregivers, each class is 90 minutes. Some of the topics covered will be self-care, communication, and mastering caregiving decisions.

Fri, Oct 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for a fun, spooky story time! We will have songs, stories, & a craft. Feel free to dress in your Halloween costume and participate in a parade around the library!

Fri, Oct 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Effingham Public Library
Calling all Stranger Things fans! Participate in a spooky trivia night for a chance to win a prize from one of these local businesses: Fox Holler, America’s Groove Record Store, or Hazel Jayne.