The Elgin Public Library is on Main Street next door to beautiful City Hall at the northern end of the Historic District.
The library provides books, audio-books, videos, music CD's, CD-ROM's, large type, and e-books for all ages. Services include computers, free wifi, faxing, scanning, and copies.
A variety of programming is available for children and adults with Literary and Cultural Events put on by the Friends of the Elgin Library.
We provide U.S. Citizenship and English as a second language classes.
July has lots of fun summer reading programs! Click on the link below to access the July newsletter and see all the activities planned throughout the month.
Story Time ~ Ages 2 to 12Tuesday @ 10:30
Lap-sit ~ Ages Newborn to 2Tuesday @ 10:30 AM
Home School Gathering ~ every Friday 10:30 - 12:00 is on vacation for the summer.
Arts & Crafts DayWednesday @ 4:30 PM
Adult Crafts 1st Friday @ 1:00 PM
CrAfterwork Night 1st Thursday @5:00 PM is cancelled because it is on the 4th of July.
Afternoon Book Club2nd Tuesday @ 2:00 PM
Travel Club 2nd Friday @ 2:00 PM is on vacation in July.
Family Movie Night3rd Thursday @ 6:00 to 8:00 PM
TGIF Movie3rd Friday @ 1:00 PM
Friday Night Book Club 3rd Friday @ 6:00 PM
Library Civic Center is available for rent on a limited basis. Contact the Library for more information. Submit a rental request - subject to approval and payment of deposit.