Adult and Public Services

Introduction to Microsoft Excel
***Please Note This Class Is Now Full***
Monday, April 24, 7:00 pm
During this class, we will cover the basic functions of Microsoft Excel including columns, cells, and formatting. Ideal for beginners or those who just want to brush up on their knowledge.    Add to my

Practical Steps to Protect Your Computer & Finances
Thursday, April 27 6:30 pm
Janet Sanders, Information Security Manager at CEFCU, will provide practical tips about protecting your computer and finances. This is a free program.  Please register at the Information Desk (309) 697-3822 x.13.   Add to my

Cookbook Club
May 1, 7:00 to 8:00 pm. Topic: Picnic Food
1st Monday of Every Month, 7:00 to 8:00 pm
Come join the Cookbook Club and share delicious recipes made by other library members. Bring a copy of your favorite recipe, and a sample if you wish, to the Cookbook Club and share it with the group. All adults are welcome to attend and share their tips and tricks with the rest of the group. Register for this program by calling the library at 697-3822 x.13 Add to my

Board Meeting
Monday, May 15, 2017; 7:00 p.m.
Public is welcome!  Add to my

Library Closings
Monday, May 29, 2017
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One-On-One Help
Call the Information Desk at 697-3822, ext. 13, to set up a time to get help with your device or learn how to download free eBooks or audiobooks from the library.  It’s free and we’re way more patient than your kids!  

eBOOKS from eRead Illinois
The library is expanding our e-book collection. We  now offer two possibilities for checking out e-books: Axis 360 and ADML/Overdrive.  Two different eBook sources means more eBook titles for you! Access the Axis 360 Catalog or the ADML Catalog from our website,

Wireless Printing 
Print at home…pick up at the Library!
Send print jobs directly to the APL printer from your home computer, or any mobile device such as a tablet, laptop, or smartphone!
Click the “Wireless Printing Portal” button on our home page and email or upload your documents from home  or a mobile device to: or  Then stop by the library to pay and release the prints!  This is great for when you run out of ink, want to save on your print costs, or are out running errands and need to print something.  Contact the Information Desk for more details.   ( Printing Instructions)

  Wireless Printing button with a link attached to access wireless printing