Events

Here Comes Santa Claus

Here Comes Santa Claus Normal Public Library December 17, 2018 6:00pm-7:00pm Drop in to meet Santa, enjoy holiday stories, sing Christmas songs, play games, enjoy a snack, and more! Don’t forget your camera! We’ll have several stations setup that you can visit at your own pace. This activity is best for kids up to 2nd…MORE

Salvation Army of McLean County Coat Drive

As the temperatures begin to drop, The Salvation Army of McLean County has started their annual coat drive. Last year, nearly 900 coats were given out. The Salvation Army will be collecting coats and winter accessories (hats, gloves, scarves etc.) for all ages, beginning in October and continuing through mid-January.  We currently have a need…MORE

DIY Holiday Gift – Tea Cup Candle

DIY Holiday Gift – Tea Cup Candle Normal Public Library December 18, 2018 10:00 AM-11:30 AM Join us to make a DIY tea cup candle to give as a gift or keep for yourself! Please bring one tea cup, with or without a saucer, to use. All other supplies will be provided. Registration begins on…MORE

Here Comes Santa Claus

Here Comes Santa Claus Normal Public Library December 18, 2018 10:00am-11:00am Drop in to meet Santa, enjoy holiday stories, sing Christmas songs, play games, enjoy a snack, and more! Don’t forget your camera! We’ll have several stations setup that you can visit at your own pace. This activity is best for kids up to 2nd…MORE

Poetry is Normal Open Mic

Poetry is Normal Open Mic Normal Public Library December 20, 2018 7:30pm-8:30pm Join us on the third Thursday of every other month to read aloud original poems or poems by writers you admire. This poetry reading series is intended for teen and adult poets and poetry lovers. Each month features a different theme. February 15…MORE

Museum Closed for Christmas Eve Holiday

Museum Closed for Christmas Eve Holiday Mon Dec 24 09:00:00 2018 The Museum and Visitors Center will be closed to the public on Monday, December 24 for the Christmas holiday. The Museum and Visitors Center will resume operations on Wednesday, December 26, at 9:00 a.m. We thank you all for your consideration and we are…MORE

Salvation Army of McLean County Coat Drive

As the temperatures begin to drop, The Salvation Army of McLean County has started their annual coat drive. Last year, nearly 900 coats were given out. The Salvation Army will be collecting coats and winter accessories (hats, gloves, scarves etc.) for all ages, beginning in October and continuing through mid-January.  We currently have a need…MORE

Museum Closed for Christmas Holiday

Museum Closed for Christmas Holiday Tue Dec 25 09:00:00 2018 The Museum and Visitors Center will be closed to the public on Tuesday, December 25 for the Christmas holiday. The Museum and Visitors Center will resume operations on Wednesday, December 26, at 9:00 a.m. We thank you all for your consideration and we are sorry…MORE

Noon Year’s Eve

Can’t stay up all night? The Children’s Discovery Museum has got you covered! Countdown to noon with a confetti blast, face painting, and noisemakers! Enjoy crafts and activities for all ages too. Don’t miss this family tradition as you ring in the New Year!MORE

Blogs

WJBC Voices: The safe, legal and rare fraud

At one time, Hillary Clinton’s mantra about abortion was that abortion should be “safe, legal, and rare.”  I suspected then that she really meant only the “legal” part, and time has borne out that suspicion.