Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Exciting and interesting fun at Saturday's Story Hour! Everyone learned about plants and planting, as well as the importance of water and sun for growing food, flowers and other plants.

Our next Story Hour will be held on May 21st and we will be learning about Origami and how to make flying planes and beautiful sun catchers out of paper!

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Spring Has Sprung at Doyle Library!

Come join our fun and engaging activities at Raymond’s Doyle Public Library, during our wide variety of special events for April!
Coloring Extravaganza
Demonstrate your creative artistry and help us beautify our library by joining our Coloring Extravaganza! Sign up to participate!  We provide all the pencils, coloring pages, giveaways and refreshments throughout the week of Monday, April 18 through Saturday, April 23.  Only $2 entry fee, which provides you with all the materials you need, free refreshments, entry into the contest, and we will display your artistic creation in the library.  Everyone is a winner!  Sign up today!
Do you like plants, herbs and flowers?  Doyle Library has the perfect solution for all your “growing” needs. We are hosting a Flower Power Fundraising event at the library.  All purchases provide 50 percent of the proceeds to our Summer Reading Program for the young people in our community! The plant and flower are very economically priced and fully guaranteed.  Feel free to stop by the library to place your order or go to www.FlowerPowerFundraising.com, then enter our Group, Doyle Public Library.  What a great way to beautify your garden, home or office and contribute to our young people! 
Story Hour
Every third Saturday of the month, Doyle Public Library hosts Story Hour for children and young adults from 10 to 11 am.  Our next event will be held on April 16, 10-11 am, with the theme of “Growing Your Garden”.  Attendees will plant their own plants and decorate a plant holder for gift-giving.  We will also learn about how to create and maintain plants, herbs and flowers.
Book Club
Every second Monday of the month, we host a Book Club event from 5-6 pm, which includes discussions of interesting book titles and authors of all genres.  Our next Book Club will meet on May 9, 5-6 pm.  We will discuss The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.  We will order this month’s selection or the upcoming selection for our June 13 meeting, for you to read.  June’s selection is The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls.  Everyone is welcome! 
All Doyle Public Library events feature great learning, sharing with friends, snacks and refreshments.
Career Center
Our Career Center provides area residents with information about specific job opportunities in the area, as well as resources to complete your GED, state online benefits filing along with computer access to the Illinois Job Center offerings.  Books, test materials and online resources for all your career enhancement needs are readily available at Doyle Public Library in Raymond, IL.
Be sure to check out our website:  www.DoylePublicLibrary.org or check us out on Facebook at Doyle Public Library more information on upcoming events and activities!