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September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month

 A St. Charles Library Card Gives You Super Powers! 

We're celebrating all month long with a variety of super fun activities and events including giveaways for current and new cardholders.

National Library Card Sign Up Month 2017

Enter to Win a Fitbit Charge 2
Power up with a St. Charles Public Library card! Apply for a card at the circulation desk and enter our drawing for a Fitbit Charge 2.  Already have a card? You can enter too! Either way, we have some super cool "thank you" prizes to choose from! 

"Superhero" Selfie Photo Stops
Strike a pose at our "Superhero" selfie stops! Grab a cape, pick a prop and snap a photo! There are two displays, one located on the main floor and one on the lower level of the Library by the ASK ME desk. Share your super cool photos AND follow all the superhero fun on our social media channels.  #scplsuperheroes

Dress as YOUR Favorite Superhero
Swoop by the library in your favorite superheroe costume and you'll get to choose a cool superhero giveaway!  Stop by the Circulation desk on the main floor or on the lower level ASK ME Desk. 

Joe "Super Cool" Appearances
Watch for Joe "Super" Cool making appearances at the Library and in community. Look for him hanging out in all the cool places. Make sure to give him a high five or thumbs up.  Don't miss the opportunity to take a selfie with Joe! Follow all the fun on the Library's social media channels, including facebook, twitter and instagram.

Pet Food & Supply Drive, September 8 -16
We're teaming up with other superhero partners in the community, including Anderson Animal Shelter. Beginning on Friday, September 8, we'll be collecting pet food and supplies to support the animals in need. Your donation will help shelter animals in need and ensure they receive the care they need to become healthy and to find their forever homes. Donation bins will be located at the circulation desk. Download the pet food and supply donation wish list below.  

Download the Wish List.pdf

Pets-a-Palooza Festival, September 17 
The St. Charles Library is a proud sponsor of this year's Pets-a-Palooza fundraiser for Anderson Animal Shelter held this year on Sunday, September 17 from11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Mooseheart, 255 James J. Davis Drive, Batavia. Stop by the Library's booth and hang out with Joe "Super" Cool and other superheros.  Make sure to stop by the Main Stage at 2:30 p.m for the Best Superhero Pet Costume Contest! Pets-a-Palooza is an exciting day of pet-centered activities, adoptions, humane and pet education presentations, demonstrations, vendors, contests and lots more! 

Learn more...

Questions or for more information: 

Call Pam at 630-584-0076 x246 or email:

Call Bonni at 630-584-0076 x257 or email: bellis@stcharleslibrary