Month: January 2018
Meet our Crafty Volunteer
January 22nd, 2018
Let me tell you a bit about one of our substitute volunteers, Emily Shermeyer. An active library user for over 18 years, Emily has been volunteering in varied capacities for almost ten years. Emily will work the Main Desk as...
Meet the Treasurer (Friends of Collinsville Library)
January 16th, 2018
Meet the Treasurer of our Friends of the Collinsville Community Library: Ron Rice. Ron has helped at the library for almost 9 years. In addition to his Treasurer duties, Ron volunteers at the Main Desk on Fridays and had helped...
M.I.X.E.D. N.U.T.S. (formerly known as Friday Afternoon Book Club)
January 9th, 2018
Join in the fun! On the First Friday of the month at 1pm, our book club: M.I.X.E.D. N.U.T.S. (YES, it stands for something – ask the group when you join them to find out exactly what) gathers to discuss the...
I love Collinsville Library because…
January 2nd, 2018
I love my Library because it is comfortable, just like being at home. Collinsville has that feeling that “everybody knows your name”. It thrills my children to spend time in a relaxed and comfortable place where everyone treats them like...