Limited In Building Services - Facecoverings are required for those over 2 yrs.
Curbside Pick-up will still be available by appointment.

Kids Corner

Cracking the Case Handout

June 29, 2020

Hello, Everyone! Our visiting detectives sent a handout for parents about tonight’s presentation. We will leave the file here, so you can download it before the presentation tonight.

Bee Craft for Bookworm Buddies 6/30/20

June 26, 2020

Below is the Bee craft we will make during storytime this coming Tuesday (June 30th.) You will need yellow, black and blue (or white) paper, scissor, glue, and a marker (if you’d like to draw a face on your bee.)

Musical Mayhem

Hello, everyone! Welcome to Musical Mayhem! If you would like to complete the Music & Movement Mission in ReadSquared, you can follow along with this video and have a Jim Gill Dance Party at home!

3D Cat Craft

June 20, 2020

Above is a PDF file for the craft project we will be creating together in Bookworm Buddies on Tuesday, June 23 at 10:30 AM. Print it on an 8 1/2 x 11 sheet of paper, if you and your child would like to make the craft along with us. You will also need scissors and glue to make this craft. We hope you’ll join us on Tuesday!

Caterpillar Update #4: Butterflies!

June 12, 2020

The butterflies emerged from their cocoons! They stayed with us in the butterfly tent for a few days as they ate, rested and gained some strength. Then we set them free into the wild. Watch their journey in the video below.

Tumble Book Library

Tumble Book Library

Online library of children's books. No app needed, just a computer or tablet.

You will need a Peotone Library Card to access!

Homework Help

We have so many amazing resources for kids, parents, and teens. Do you have research for a project you need to do? Need help citing something? Want to find a book on a specific topic? We are here to help!

Come into the library or email Miss Ranea!

We have most textbooks from the Peotone Schools. Textbooks can only be used in the library and are not for check out.

6 Ingenious Homework Help Sites

Math Help

For Parents

Helping your Child with Homework

Illinois Book Awards

The Monarch Award: Illinois' K-3 Readers' Choice Award

The Monarch Award is designed to encourage children to read critically and become familiar with children's books, authors and illustrators. The these books intended for Kindergardners through 3rd graders.

MONARCH 2017 MASTER LIST

The Bluestem Award: Illinois' Grades 3-5 Readers' Choice Award

The award is designed for students in grades 3-5 who are ready for longer titles than found on the Monarch list, but not quite ready for the sophistication of some of the Rebecca Caudill titles. The award may include both timeless classics and current titles, as well as books that have appeared on Monarch and Rebecca Caudill lists.

BLUESTEM 2017 MASTER LIST

The Rebecca Caudill Award: Illinois' Grades 5-8 Readers' Choice Award

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools.  A list of 20 books are published in the Spring and the final award winner is chosen from this list.

REBECCA CAUDILL 2018 MASTER LIST