Adult Services, Information and Events
Both locations of Three Rivers Public Library District will be closed on Friday, August 8 for Staff In-Service Day. No materials will be due on this date and the outdoor bookdrops will be available for returning materials. Our libraries will re-open at the regular times on Saturday, August 9.
The Channahon location will have a late opening on Tuesday, August 12. The Channahon Library will open at 11:00 am on Tuesday, August 12. The Minooka Branch will open at the regular time of 10:00 am. If you have any questions, please contact the library at 815-467-6200 or 815-467-1600.
A World Gone Mad: World War I
This year marks the 100th anniversary of World War I. Historian Jim Gibbons will take you through the first of two of the most catastrophic wars in our nation's history, which started on July 28, 1914. Gibbons will highlight significant events that thrust the United States into the war. These events include the Assassination of the Arch Duke Ferdinand, which started the war; the sinking of the luxury liner Lusitania; and the eventual rise of Adolph Hitler to supreme power leading into World War II. Registration Required.
Tuesday, August 5
6-7:30pm, Minooka Branch
Alzheimer’s Early Detection: Know the 10 signs
The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as normal age-related memory changes. Attend this program to learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s disease. We’ll separate myth from reality and address commonly-held misconceptions about Alzheimer’s. Hear from people who have the disease, find out how to recognize the warning signs in yourself and others, and learn why early detection matters. Registration Required.
Tuesday, September 9
Minooka Branch, 6-7:30pm
e-Pay Fine Payments
Our e-Pay service is currently unavaliable. In order to pay fines, you will need to visit either of our library locations. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back on our website for any updates.