Lullaby Concert

Baby TALK’s Annual Lullaby Concert Tuesday, May 2, 6 – 6:45 pm, Children’s Department Please join us at The Decatur Public Library for an evening of classic lullaby sounds performed by Dr. Bogza and the Millikin University String Arts Ensemble. Families will also enjoy a special musical composition that follows the popular children’s book Brown […]

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TRICK$ OF THE TRADE

Outsmarting Investment Fraud April 26, 6:00 pm Madden Auditorium The Heart of Illinois Chapter of Better Investing is offering a free session in conjunction with MONEY SMART WEEK. Learn simple steps to recognize and limit your risk. Who fits the profile of a potential fraud target How to identify persuasion tactics fraudsters use How to reduce […]

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The Gilmore Group

The Gilmore Group 2nd Tuesdays, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Staley Room Bring a lunch and join us to discuss the pop cultural phenomenon – Gilmore Girls. The Gilmore Group will examine one season of the hit show the 2nd Tuesday of each month. We will discuss the Girls themselves, the residents of Stars Hollow, family dynamics, their […]

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Yoga

Yoga Continues! 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Madden Auditorium The only requirement is participants must provide their own yoga mat or blanket. No registration for this free class is required.   The dates for the classes are: March 7th & 21st April 4th & 18th May 2nd & 16th June 6th & 20th July 18th August 1st & 15th All are […]

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Tournament of Books

Beginning February 1st DPL is conducting a Tournament of Books! 32 books/series will be “competing” for your vote over 5 weeks. Your votes will decide the weekly winners, and which titles move on. Best part? You can fill out a bracket with your predictions as to who will win, for the chance to earn prizes! […]

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True Colors

Adult Coloring Nights! Thursdays, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, Adult Activity Room Release your “inner child” and join us for Adult Coloring Night at the Decatur Public Library each Thursday evening, from 5 to 7 pm in the Adult Activity Room located near Local History. Studies have proven that creative activities, like coloring, help reduce anxiety and promote personal wellness. […]

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Movies @ the Library!

NOW SHOWING… April 2017, Madden Auditorium Friday April 21 2:00pm Disney Nature Earth           Tuesday April 25 5:30pm Dead Poets Society           NOW SHOWING… May 2017, Madden Auditorium Thursday, May 4, Star Wars Marathon! 9:00 am Lego Star Wars 10:00 am Rogue One 1:00 pm Lego Star Wars 2:00 pm The […]

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Demographics Now

NEW AT DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY! Richland Community College offers, FREE, introductory and advanced classes on using Demographics Now. Come learn how Demographics Now can help you with your business or marketing plan and many other uses. Seating is limited so register now. Demographics Now: Demographics Now provides robust and highly-detailed demographic data. Ideal for gaining consumer […]

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AtoZdatabases

NEW AT DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY! AtoZdatabases: Search Jobs, Businesses or Mailing Lists The Premier Job Search, Reference, and Mailing List Database. The database includes 2.3 million job listings, 30 million business & executive profiles, 1.1 million healthcare professionals, and much more. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, […]

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Decatur Vegetarian Society

Wednesday, April 19, 6:00 pm, Adult Activity Room The Decatur Vegetarian Society will meet at the Decatur Public Library, at 6 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, in the Adult Activity Room. Please bring a vegetarian or vegan dish to share (with ingredients written down) and your own table service and drink. The Decatur Vegetarian Society […]

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