Monday Movie Night --'Aladdin' on Monday, October 14, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.

Join us on Monday, October 14 at 6:00 p.m. for Aladdin on the library's big screen! Aladdin is a lovable street urchin who meets Princess Jasmine, the beautiful daughter of the Sultan of Agrabah. While visiting her exotic palace, Aladdin stumbles upon a magic oil lamp that unleashes a powerful, wisecracking, larger-than-life genie. As Aladdin and the genie start to become friends, they must soon embark on a dangerous mission to stop the evil sorcerer Jafar from overthrowing young Jasmine's kingdom.

Movie licensing for this event provided by Swank Motion Pictures.

Free and open to the public. Seating will begin at 5:45 p.m. This film is RATED PG-13 and runs for 2 hours and 9 minutes. Participants are welcome to bring their own dinner or snacks to the movie. No advance registration required.

Pre-School Storytime! --continues Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

Kids ages 3 through 5 and their caregivers are invited to join Miss Anna and Mrs. Karen each Tuesday for stories, songs, and a craft based on a weekly theme. This Fall edition of pre-school story time continues on Tuesday, October 15 at 3:00 p.m.

Pre-school story time is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Registration is required. Contact the library at 815-943-4671 for more information or to register. See you on the Penny Carpet!

Bluestem Readers for Homeschooled students --Book Club continues Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

Homeschooled students in grades 3-5 are welcome to join us every Wednesday as we read books from the 2020 Bluestem Reader's Choice list. Discussions will include activities to enhance the stories. Our next session is on Wednesday, October 16 at 10:00 a.m.

Registration is required. For more information or to register, contact Mrs. Karen at the library or by phone at 815-943-4671.

Greater Harvard Area Historical Society presents a visit with Teddy Roosevelt --Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

Teddy Roosevelt will visit the Library on Saturday, October 26 at 2:00 p.m. in this special program presented by the Greater Harvard Area Historical Society. Learn how Roosevelt overcame a childhood of illness to become a Rough Rider, conservationist, and President of the United States. Presented by Harvard historian Ed O'Brien.

Admission for this special program is $5 for adults age 18 and over; free for attendees under 18. Greater Harvard Area Historical Society members are free. Call 815-943-4671 to register.

Attention Harvard Diggins Library cardholders! Welcome to PrairieCat!

Harvard Diggins Library is now a member of the PrairieCat consortium! What does that mean? It means that we now offer a brand new software package for our catalog as well as direct access to 130 libraries in Northern Illinois. To take a look at your new catalog, click here!

As with any big change, a few hiccups here and there will occur. We thank you for your patience as we complete this transition. Please feel free to ask staff any questions about this exciting new change or if you have any questions about your account. We would like to thank all of the PrairieCat staff for their months long work on this project and look forward to working with them!

Find us on Facebook

Harvard Diggins Library
Click on the banner to the left to visit our official Facebook page.
"Like" our Facebook page for event updates, library news, and more!

Syndicate content