Children’s Programs:

  • Pre-School Story-time: (most) Tuesdays, 10:30 am @ the Herrin City Library: Check our Facebook page for dates or ask at the circulation desk. 
  • Hear a Story Before Bed: You can listen to the story or reserve a copy to read yourself.
  • Summer ReadingThe Summer Reading schedule is as follows: 

    Summer Reading Event Calendar:

    Thursday, June 2nd: 10:00 am – Animal Tales with the Cold Blooded Competitors

    Thursday, June 9th: 10:00 am – Movie – Paddington Bear

    Thursday, June 16th: 10:00 am – Movie – Cars

    Thursday, June 23rd: 10:00 am – Laughing Matters Family Comedy

    Monday, June 27th:  10:00 am – Rock, Roll and Dance up a storm with Jeanie B.

    Thursday, June 30th:  10:00 am – Movie – Cloud 9

    Thursday, July 7th – 10:00 am – Ed May’s Outstanding Olympic Odyssey Puppet Show

    Thursday, July 14th: Movie – Airbud

    Thursday, July 21st: Chris McBrien: the Magic Storyteller



Teen Programs:

Coming Soon! 


Adult Programs :

Coming Soon:

  • Adult Coloring
  • Healthy Living: Cookbook Club 
  • Book Bingo
  • Garden Club



  • Book-A-Librarian: Speak with a professional librarian for one-on-one consultation. 
  • Coming Soon: eSkills: Basic Computer Skills (Basic Keyboarding, Microsoft Word, Email, Cyber Seniors & Job Hunting


Request a Room

Our meeting room is available to reserve for $25.00.  The room has tables and chairs and full multimedia capabilities.  Contact us here, call the library for more information: 618-942-6109, or email the Library Director @