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Discover Your Library, Summer

Reference Assistant – Part Time

Reference Assistant – Part Time Position

Part Time Hourly Schedule:

  • 25  hours a week- Shift hours include 1 night and weekend rotation

Duties: Responsible for providing professional support of library services to patrons; provide assistance to patrons in using the library’s collections; performs reference librarian duties as required under supervision.

Stories at the Nature Center

May 18, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am

We invite you to hear stories at Creek Bend Nature Center at LeRoy Oaks Forest Preserve, located at 37W700 Dean Street. After the program, explore the Nature Center, walk the trails and enjoy nature at its best. Cosponsored with the Forest Preserve District of Kane County.

Teen Crafts: Vinyl T-Shirt

May 11, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Teens will learn how to use the Silhouette Studio software to create their own customize vinyl designs and then apply them to t-shirts.

St. Charles Writers Group

May 12, 2018 - 9:15am to 12:15pm

The St. Charles Writers Group is a workshop for novice or experienced writers that meets the second and the fourth Saturday of each month.

Glow in the Dark Party

May 23, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Black lights and things that glow in the dark will set the stage for the fun. So wear white or neon color clothes to glow your brightest. Invite your friends to join us.

Locked Room Mysteries

Need An Escape? Try a “Locked Room” Mystery

The Dying Game
by Asa Avdic

The Branson Beauty
by Claire Booth

Death in the Tunnel
by Miles Burton

Murder at Midnight
by C. S. Challinor

Murder on the Orient Express: a Hercule Poirot Mystery
by Agatha Christie

And Then There Were None
by Agatha Christie

The Strings of Murder
by Oscar De Muriel

by P. C. Doherty

Superfluous Women
by Carola Dunn

Cruel is the Night
by Karo Hämäläinen

Romance with Military Characters

Uniformly Good Reads: Romance Featuring Military Service Personnel 

Raw Power
by Jackie Ashenden

Irresistible Force*
by D. D. Ayres

Brighter Than the Sun*
by Maya Banks

On Wings of the Morning
by Marie Bostwick

The Deepest Night
by Kara Braden

Breaking the Rules*
by Suzanne Brockmann

The Night Is Mine*
by M. L. Buchman

An Extraordinary Union
by Alyssa Cole

Killing Time*
by Cindy Gerard

The Hero*
by Donna Grant

Running the Risk*
by Lea Griffith

Book Buddies Application Due Today

May 1, 2018 - 9:00pm

Book Buddies is a great way to have fun with books. Young readers who have completed kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade are paired with middle school students to read aloud to each other, play literacy-focused games and talk about books. We are seeking middle school students with St. Charles Library cards who are interested in volunteering and can commit two hours a week for six weeks during the summer.

3D Printing

3D Printing at the Library

St. Charles Public Library strives to provide patrons access to new and emerging technologies that fuel the imagination, inspire an interest in design and help create new experiences.

The 3D printer is available to St. Charles Public Library card holders to make three-dimensional objects in plastic using a design that is uploaded from a digital computer file. The Library has a Dremel DigiLab 3D40 3D Printer on loan from Fox.Build.