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APLD Kids Corner

News for Kids...

  • 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program always open at Allerton Public Library District. Children from birth to 5 years can register anytime to read for this open-ended program. Sign up at the Library for this national program to promote Early Childhood Literacy and receive the reading log for their first 100 Books.


  • Monarch and Bluestem Award Winning Books now available for 2017-2018 school year.

Programs and Events

For More Information or to Check for Cancellations use the ONLINE CALENDAR

Weekly: (unless otherwise noted)

Laptime - Wed. 9:15am (birth to 18mo) siblings welcome

Storytime - Thurs. 10:30am (18mo to 5yrs) siblings welcome


  • LEGOS @ the Library, September 30th @ 2pm. Our annual LEGOS @ the Library will be an afternoon event this year with a pre-built competition, games, free building, and lots more LEGO fun. Check back in early September for more information!




Contact Cara at the library (217) 762-4676 or info@monticellolibrary.org with questions or to register for an event.

**Just a reminder... Children who are in Kindergarten or younger, need an adult attendant for library events. Older children need a contact's information left with the event supervisor in case of emergencies. Thanks!