Children’s Programs:

  • Children’s Story-time: Every First and Third Thursday, 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:


    June 1st: Art with Clint Wilkie from the Hartley Art Gallery at the Herrin City Library 11:30 AM

    June 8th: Mad Science of St Louis presents “Fire and Ice” 11:45 AM

    June 15th: Outside STEAM Fair at the Herrin City Library 11:30 AM

    June 22nd: Movie at the Herrin City Library “Big Hero 6” 11:30 AM

    June 29th: Magic Storyteller Chris McBrien 10:00 AM


    July 6th: Movie at Herrin City Library “Matilda” 11:30 AM

    July 13th: Movie at Marion Civic Center “Meet the Robinsons” 1:00 PM

    July 20th: “Reptile Experience” with Serengeti Steve 4:00 PM –  rescheduled for Tuesday, August 1st @ 4:00 pm.  

    July 27th: SIU-C STEM Education Research Center Presents “Learn about Solar Eclipse and 3D Printing” 11:30 AM



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 @