News from Libraries and RAILS

News from RAILS

Member Update: Member Projects, Updates to Grants, Find More Illinois Expansion, and More!

The next RAILS member update is Tuesday, July 31, from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Attend at one of several videoconference locations throughout the RAILS area or via one-way streaming (RAILS Live). Register here . You'll hear the latest RAILS news about: Updating our strategic plan Membership standards Find...
Library News

Coal City Public Library District Receives Back to Books Grant for Books for All Ages

The Coal City Public Library District (CCPLD) was recently awarded a "Back to Books" grant to establish a teen S.T.R.E.A.M. program which incorporates reading into the S.T.E.A.M. Program. This program requires a book accompany the activity to further a teen's education concerning the activity. This...
Continuing Education Opportunity

Light the Fire Within: Kindling Routines of Organization and Efficiency

When: Friday, August 17, 2018 (11:00 AM - 12:00 PM) Where: Woodridge Public Library (In Person) Please register by August 10: Presented by Linette George of Spark Productivity. Whether you are managing email, leading meetings, delegating tasks, following up...
Library News

Morton Public Library Refreshed

The Morton Public Library was recently closed for 8 weeks for a Refresh project. It had been 20 years since the Library opened its addition, and improving the facility has been a focus of the Library's Long Range Plan which was developed at the beginning of 2016. The Refreshed Library has new paint...