Programs every Thursday evening
May 23 – June 20, 6:30 – 7:30pm
Contact the library today, 729-2843, to sign up!

May 23 – Button maker: Make and take home a button, mirror, and a magnet!
May 30 – Laminator: Make a bookmark and luggage tag!
June 6 –Endurapress: Create a t-shirt design and see it pressed onto a t-shirt(shirts not pressed that night can be pick up at a later date)
June 13– ScanNCut: See how designs are created, watch the ScanNCut work, and make something to take home!
June 20 –3D Printer: Choose your print and watch the 3D printer work (prints will not be complete that night, but can be picked up at a later date)

The library is a drop off site for school supplies!

Help kick off the 2019 school year by joining the Fairbury Public Library as we help the Fairbury Community Foundation provide school supplies to Jefferson County youth.

Make a donation directly to the Fairbury Community Foundation, or drop off your school supplies or donation at the library. Your donation will help the Fairbury Community Foundation provide kids with a brand new backpack full of school supplies!

Join the 2020 Census Team!
Come to the library Wednesday, June 12th, between 10-11am, and meet with a representative from the Census Bureau.

Welcome to StoryWalk®at Fairbury City Park

A Storywalk® combines physical activity with books to help build children’s interest in reading while encouraging healthy activity for all! It begins on the southeast side of the Frontier Fun Park near the gravel parking lot. From there, follow the story by walking around the circle!

Now Featured:

Who moved to Illinois, where farmers were struggling to plow through the thick, rich soil they called gumbo? Who tinkered and and tweaked and tested until he invented a steel plow that sliced into the prairie easy as you please? Long before the first tractor, who changed farming forever?

John Deere, that’s who!

Check out the StoryWalk® page for more information.

At home, in your car, anywhere you go, you can learn a new language! All you need is your library card!

 Get more information on our website: fairburylibrary.org, or, stop by the library and staff will help you get started today learning a foreign language!

For more information, click here, or try out Mango now!


RBdigital ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines

 Available titles for audiobooks and eBooks include bestsellers, Recorded Books exclusives, classics, and selections for children and young adults. Most are available immediately with no waiting! Digital magazines offers over 180 choices of popular magazines. There are no limits to the number of magazines that can be checked out at one time and can be kept as long as you would like! To get started, look for the links in our catalog under electronic resources, or on the front page of our website: fairburylibrary.org


Monday          10-6
Tuesday          10-8
Wednesday   10-6
Thursday        10-8
Friday               10-6
Saturday          9-1
Sunday            Closed