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Programs and Events


Kindergarten Readiness: Tuesday, February 14 at 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Prepare your child for kindergarten by enrolling him or her in the Kindergarten Readiness classes! We will work on our fine motor skills, early literacy skills and social skills. Children starting kindergarten in the fall of 2017 are eligible.


1:1 Genealogy: Tuesday, February 14 at 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

If you have a specific question, need a little extra help or set of eyes for a specific issue or just want a refresher on one of the library’s genealogy databases, feel free to sign up to work for 1 hour with a professional genealogist, Laura Street Chaplin. Appointments are required.


T.A.G. – Want to make a difference at the Library? Wednesday, February 15 at 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Want to make a difference at the Library?


Intro to iPad: Wednesday, February 15 at 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Did you just get an iPad and not sure where to start? This class will teach you about settings, apps, updates, getting online, and how to get your email. You MUST bring your own device to class.


Storytime for 4-6 year olds: Friday, February 10 at 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Miss Gina incorporates songs, flannel board activities, math manipulatives, stories, and crafts into her learning plans to enhance the development of early literacy skills. Registration is required.

New Books

A Most Curious Murder by Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli
worth dying for a navy seal's call
The Last Punisher- A SEAL Team THREE Sniper's True Account of the Battle of Ramadi by Kevin Lacz
Once We Were Sisters: A Memoir by Sheila Kohler

Passport Applications

Town & Country Library is a Passport Agency. Complete and print the form (OFFICIAL FORM) online, call for an appointment and bring an official passport photo and required documents. General Information & Fees Call 630-365-2244 to schedule an appointment and for more information. OFFICIAL PASSPORT WEBSITE

Now Available! Bookshots by James Patterson. Each book is shorter than 150 pages.

“You can race through these — they’re like reading movies!”

The books would be aimed at readers who might not want to invest their time in a 300 or 400 page novel.

Get The Latest Books With Our New Book Alert Service!

You can elect to receive new title alerts via email. If you see a new title that you are interested in, just click “check catalog” to place a hold on the item right away. Click here to see all available categories (you will be taken to another website).

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