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214 S Main St | Port Byron, IL | Phone 309.523.3440 | Fax 309.523.3516 | e-mail
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Library Closed for Labor Day

The library will be closed Monday, September 1st in observance of the Labor Day holiday. We will re-open Tuesday, September 2nd for our normal hours, 9am-8pm. We hope everyone has a fun and safe holiday weekend!

River Valley District Library 100th Birthday Celebration: Saturday, September 6: 11am - 2pm

Please join us as we celebrate the past and future of the library! We will have birthday cake, displays, contests and prizes, see you there!

Check Out Some New Non-Fiction!

The library is pleased to announce that we have recently received a grant to purchase new non-fiction DVD's for our collection! This includes documentaries, concerts, instructional videos, popular television and much more. All DVD's purchased with the grant are on display near the music section. They are free and check out for one week. Stop in and pick a few up today!

Niabi Zoo Family Passes Now Available For Check Out

We are now offering 3 family passes to Niabi Zoo and other selected zoos and aquariums for a one week check out period, available to River Valley District Library patrons ONLY. The pass offers free or reduced rates to the participating locations. Please call 309-523-3440 or stop in to the library for more details.

Music Round Table: Wednesday, September 3: 6-7pm

We hope to see you at our newly formed Music Round Table! We will be meeting Wednesday, September 3rd at 6pm in the downstairs area of the library. We will be discussing "The Beatles" and their impact on music, fashion and culture, so bring a song or a story to tell. Call 309-523-3440 or stop by the library to register.

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Click on the "Calendar" tab to the left of this page to view a full online calendar of our upcoming programs and events.

Building Expansion Information

At a special meeting held on Feb. 4th 2013, the "Old Academy" Site was chosen as the preferred site for our building expansion project. The secondary choice was remaining at the exisiting site. Please click on the "Library Expansion" tab to the left of this page for more information. Also, if you have any additional questions or concerns, please call the library.

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