The Friends of the Chatham Area Public Library Present the 20th Annual Murder Mystery Dinner Theater Fundraiser - Done to Death: Demarcating a Duo of Disastrous Decennials

The Friends of the Chatham Area Public Library Present the 20th Annual Murder Mystery Dinner Theater Fundraiser - Done to Death: Demarcating a Duo of Disastrous Decennials

February 12, 2020

The Friends of the Chatham Area Public Library are pleased to present this year’s murder mystery play entitled, Done to Death: Demarcating a Duo of Disastrous Decennials, written by Mr. Ryan Byers. Byers, a Chatham resident, attorney, and husban...

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Harriet Tubman: Conductor of the Underground Railroad

Harriet Tubman: Conductor of the Underground Railroad

January 20, 2020

Come and meet Harriet Tubman, Conductor on the Underground Railroad on Monday, February 17, 2020 at 6:00pm. She never ran her train off the track, and never lost a passenger.

Kathryn Harris will present a first-person historical program as Harrie...

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Chatham Area Public Library is Accepting Applications for its 11th Annual Call to Entry Art Show 

Chatham Area Public Library is Accepting Applications for its 11th Annual Call to Entry Art Show 

January 9, 2020

Chatham Area Public Library is Accepting Applications for its 11th Annual Call to Entry Art Show 

Chatham, IL – The Chatham Area Public Library is pleased to announce that it’s accepting applications through January 20, 2020 for its 11th An...

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Don’t Miss the Friends’ Winter Book and Bake Sale at the Chatham Area Public Library!

Don’t Miss the Friends’ Winter Book and Bake Sale at the Chatham Area Public Library!

January 7, 2020

DON’T MISS THE FRIENDS’ WINTER BOOK AND BAKE SALE AT THE CHATHAM AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY!

Chatham, Illinois – Book bargains and delicious treats highlight the always popular Winter Book and Bake Sale on Saturday, January 18, from 9:00 a.m. – ...

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Chatham Area Public Library hosts a Harry Potter Escape Room Escape from AzkaChatham

Chatham Area Public Library hosts a Harry Potter Escape Room Escape from AzkaChatham

January 2, 2020

Take a trip to the world famous school of Witchcraft and Wizardry.  The Chatham Area Public Library will host a Harry Potter Escape Room: Escape from AzkaChatham throughout the week of January 20. 

You and some friends will have 45 minutes to s...

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Indoor Plants Field Trip

Indoor Plants Field Trip

December 30, 2019

Learn about Plants with the Library

The Chatham Area Public Library will be hosting a discussion on indoor plants with landscape architect, Greg Pierceall on Thursday, January 9 at 6:00 p.m. Join the Library for a field trip to the store House + ...

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Chatham Area Public Library Teen Trivia Winners Announced!

Chatham Area Public Library Teen Trivia Winners Announced!

November 12, 2019

The Chatham Area Public Library recently held its 17th Annual Teen Trivia Program with questions focused on the 2020 Summer Reading Program theme, “Imagine Your Story.” Around 60 local teens participated in the evening’s fun, which was made...

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Chatham Area Public Library to Hold Winter Weather Preparedness Class

Chatham Area Public Library to Hold Winter Weather Preparedness Class

November 4, 2019

Winter Weather Preparedness

The Chatham Area Public Library will host Trent Thompson, director of the Chatham Emergency Management Agency (CEMA), as he talks about how to be prepared for winter weather on Saturday, November 9 at 10:00 a.m. The C...

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Chatham Area Public Library Receives $1,000 grant for Consumer Health Books

Chatham Area Public Library Receives $1,000 grant for Consumer Health Books

November 1, 2019

The Chatham Area Public Library has been awarded the All of Us Consumer Health Collection Grant through the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM). The grant, totaling $1,000, will be used to purchase 42 books that cover a variety of hea...

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An Evening with Vincent Speranza

An Evening with Vincent Speranza

October 30, 2019

In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of D-Day and Veteran’s Day, the Chatham Area Public Library will host World War II veteran and author Vincent Speranza of Auburn at 6 pm on Wednesday November 13. 

Speranza will tell his gripping and in...

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