Special Event

Your Best Garage Sale Yet!

Mar 1 2018 6:30 pm
Mar 1 2018 7:45 pm

                                                                             

Garage sale season is just around the corner. Beth Randall will outline the best tips and ideas for making your garage sale successful on Thursday, March 1 at 6:30 p.m. You will learn how to price your items, how to get the crowds to come to your sale, and most importantly how to get the customers to make a purchase! Beth is very knowledgeable on the art of garage sales and will share all the  inside secrets with you.

 

The Underground Railraod

Feb 15 2018 6:30 pm
Feb 15 2018 7:45 pm

                                                                           

In honor of Black History month, Terrance Lynch will be portraying the owner of a “Safe House” in Illinois on Thursday, February 15  at 6:30 p.m. Hear how a safe house was used as a stopping point for slaves to gain rest and nourishment before going on to safety in Canada. Several safe houses in the Chicagoland area will be highlighted.

 

 

Christmas at Marshall Field's Presented by Leslie Goddard

Dec 21 2017 6:30 pm
Dec 21 2017 7:45 pm

                                                                            

Leslie Goddard's illustrated lecture traces the store’s beloved holiday traditions, including the Walnut Room Christmas tree, the holiday window displays, the toy department, Cozy Cloud cottage, and the Christmas catalog. See family photos with Santa Claus over the years and peek behind-the-scenes at the employee party. And of course, meet Uncle Mistletoe and his family on Thursday, December 21 at 6:30 p.m. Open to the public.         

Winter Festival

Dec 2 2017 4:30 pm
Dec 2 2017 7:00 pm

                                                                                  

Warm up in the library and enjoy delicious cookies, hot cocoa, and a free holiday craft on Saturday, December 2 between 4:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Open House

May 6 2017 10:00 am
May 6 2017 12:00 pm

                                                                              

The Charles B. Phillips Library Board of Trustees is inviting the public to the library’s Open House on Saturday, May 6 between 10am-12pm. This past few weeks the library was under construction, with new paint, toilet, circulation desk, and carpet that was donated by the Friends of the Library. The last of the renovation is completed. The board is proud to show off the new look of the Charles B. Phillips Library. Refreshments will be provided. 

Book Sale

Apr 22 2017 10:00 am
Apr 23 2017 2:00 pm

Find a hidden treasure at our book sale on Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22 during library hours. Search though our collection including children's, mystery, non fiction, romance, suspense, and much more.

                                                                                        

 

 

The Garbo the Musical

Apr 20 2017 6:30 pm
Apr 20 2017 7:30 pm

Join us in a one-woman musical on the Swedish film star Greta Garbo; Jill Gabrielle presents The Garbo the Musical on Thursday, April 20 at 6:30 p.m.

                                                                                   

Get a sneak peak of her performance by checking out Jill's website! 

http://www.paradiseplayhouse.net/garbo/

 

Charles B. Phillips Library's Fundraiser -- Charlie's Fall Fling -- CANCELLED

Oct 14 2017 1:00 am
Oct 14 2017 2:00 pm

Due to the weather Charlie’s Fall Fling has been cancelled. However Dr. Gesundheit will still perform on Saturday, October 14 at the Charles B. Phillips Library at 1:00 p.m. Don’t let the weather keep you away from this amazing performance packed with audience participation, comedy, comic juggling and acrobatics. Free event.

                                                                                      

Book Sale

Sep 17 2016 10:00 am
Sep 17 2016 2:00 pm

Book Sale starts at 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Book Sale

Sep 16 2016 10:00 am
Sep 16 2016 4:00 pm

Book Sale starts at 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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