Spring Story Hour

Hop into Spring” Join us at the library for spring stories and super craft fun.  Join in the fun, starting the week of March 21st, children aged three to five years old may attend any of the sessions of the six – week program at any of the six branches of Illinois Prairie District Public Library.

Parents may sign their child up each week at any of the six locations: Benson, Germantown Hills, Metamora, Roanoke, Spring Bay, and Washburn.  They do not have to be present for the whole series or attend the same location each week.  The library service is free, but there are a maximum number of children allowed.  Any questions please call 309-367-4594.

The following schedule will be in effect from March 21st – April 25th

Tuesday:  Metamora 11:00 – Roanoke 1:00

Wednesday:  Benson 11:00 – Washburn 1:00     

Thursday:   Germantown 11:00 – Spring Bay 1:00

Tax Help at the Metamora Library

Tax help is available at the Metamora Branch of the Illinois Prairie District Library through AARP’s Tax Aide Program.  Appointments are available Mondays starting February 6,2017 through April 17, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Please call 367-4594 or stop by the Metamora branch to schedule your appointment.

This free service is available for taxpayers with middle and low income, with special attention to those age 60 and over.  Please bring in your Social Security cards, last year’s tax return, and your Illinois property tax bill or receipt.