The Writers as Readers will be meeting Tuesday, May 5 at 6:30 pm to discuss Barbara Kingsolver's Animal Dreams. This book discussion will also look at the writing style of this title. Join them near our NOOK Counter at 6:30 pm, interested parties.
Join us Saturday, May 9 for a day filled with author events, special story events and musical performances and gift wrapping as we host a bookfair for the Boylan Library. We invite friends, families and the community to help support this event.
It is difficult to imagine that prior to the 1920, nearly 100% of the U.S. population traveled by rail. Rockford was one of three largest urban centers during the 20th century. Join Mike Schafer, who is a transportation historian and photographer, today!
Saturday, May 9 at 2:00 pm, join us for The Man Who Painted the Universe, about a Chicago Native who grew up wanting to reach the stars, served in the Air Force, worked in a Wisconsin paper mill and built a NASA precision planetarium in his backyard.