Weekly Update from RVDL

Monday, August 31st, 2020

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Today's Trivia

What was the most commonly banned or challenged book of 2000-2009 according to the American Library Association?


This Week at Your Library

Monday, August 31st

4:30 pm- Board of Trustees Planning Committee Meeting

Last Day of August Reading Challenge

Tuesday, September 1st

September Reading Challenge Begins!

More information below

Wednesday, September 2nd

5 pm- Stitching and More

Thursday, September 3rd

8 am-Morning Yoga

Friday, September 4th

9 am- Rubber Stamping

5 pm- TAB Meeting

Special Events this Month

S.T.E.A.M. Challenge Begins September 1st

A STEAM (Science. Technology. Engineering. Art. Math.) Challenge will begin in September. The challenge this month is to create your own catapult! All supplies necessary are provided by the Library. All ages are welcome to participate! Share a picture or video of your completed project on social media and tag @RiverValleyLibrary to earn a badge and a chance to win a prize! Call the Library at 309-523-3440 to reserve your kit today!

Story Time Begins Thursday, September 10th via Zoom!

Story Time will continue to meet at 10 am on Monday and Thursday. Kits are available each week to pick up at the Library, but are not necessary to enjoy yourselves! We will play games, read stories, and share with each other. Each Monday and Thursday will be different programs, so feel free to attend both! Zoom Links are available on the Calendar of Events at www.rivervalleylibrary.org or on the Event on our Facebook page.

*NEW* Bedtime Story Time Begins September 16th at 6:30 pm via Zoom!

Enjoy bedtime stories with Ms. Jade every Wednesday night beginning September 16th. We will listen to calming music and read bedtime stories to help you little ones wind down for bed! Zoom Links are available on the Calendar of Events at www.rivervalleylibrary.org or on the Event on our Facebook page.

Mikayla Oz: Virtual Magic Show and Workshop

Friday, September 25th at 6 pm

The Virtual Magic Show is a show that you can watch from the comfort of your home. This online, Virtual based magic show is jammed packed with amazing magic, hilarious comedy and is very interactive. All of the magic in the show has been specifically curated for Online Magic. Register online today to reserve your spot and receive the Zoom link when it becomes available!

Mikayla Oz Sneak Peak

Virtual Magic Show | Mikayla Oz | Can't Google This

September Reading Challenge Begins Tuesday!

Join in the fun to earn a new badge for your collection and

read something outside of your comfort zone!

This month, you are challenged to read 1 Banned or Challenged Book!

Log your reading on READSquared to earn your badge.

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Trivia Answer

Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling

River Valley District Library

Library Hours

Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sunday: Closed