RB Digital Maintenance: RB Digital will be unavailable beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 28 for scheduled maintenance. The maintenance window is scheduled for three hours. We apologize for any inconvenience.
External Database Access Unavailable: Databases are currently available inside the Main Library and West Branch. External access to some databases is unavailable until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Featured Teen Events
Main LibraryMeeting Rooms A, B, C & DFriday, April 27 6:00 pm to 8:30 pmRegistration Required.Ages 12- 18: Are you a Jedi, a Whovian or something else entirely? Break out your best fandom-inspired costume and celebrate as your favorite character at the 3rd Annual Fandom Prom. Dance the night away with your friends or hit up the game room for tabletop and card gaming. Cosplay is encouraged, but please leave your realistic weapons at home. Prizes will be awarded for Scariest, Funniest, Best Duo/Group and Best Individual Costumes. Pick up begins promptly at 8:30pm. Please register all participants separately.
Main LibraryYouth Services Program RoomSunday, April 29 1:00 pm to 3:00 pmAll ages: Travel around the world with Dia Festival of Nations, a national celebration to promote literacy in all cultures. Have your passport stamped as you journey from booth to booth and learn about the arts and crafts, traditions and cultures of other countries.
Main LibraryMeeting Room DSaturday, May 5 12:00 pm to 2:00 pmAre you ready for Free Comic Book Day? Join in the worldwide celebration of this re-emerging hobby and grab a free comic book issue at the Main Library. While you're here, meet David Yoder, a Bloomington-based independent comic artist and co-creator of the webcomic David and David at the Movies. Select titles will be provided. Supplies will be limited. Learn more about Free Comic Book Day at freecomicbookday.com.
Community LocationsHawthorn ParkSaturday, May 19 8:00 am to 12:00 pmGrab the net, bait those hooks and get ready for a day of free fishing at Fowler Park's Brentlinger Shelter, no license required. Bring equipment and dress appropriately for the weather. Poles will be available for use on a first-come, first-served basis and refreshments will be provided.