Every Vote Counts: The Chatham Area Public Library Helps Get Out the Vote

Every Vote Counts: The Chatham Area Public Library Helps Get Out the Vote

September 14, 2020

With just under fifty days until the General Election, the Chatham Area Public Library encourages all community members of voting age to get registered and exercise their right to be heard at the ballot box this November because Every Vote Counts....

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September is Library Card Sign-up Month!

September is Library Card Sign-up Month!

September 6, 2020

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, and the Chatham Area Public Library joins the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries nationwide to remind our community that signing up for a library card is the first step on the path to lifelong...

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Chatham Area Public Library to Virtually Host Presentation on the Women’s Army Corp in World War II

Chatham Area Public Library to Virtually Host Presentation on the Women’s Army Corp in World War II

August 31, 2020

This September, the Chatham Area Public Library will host a presentation traces the life of Mollie Weinstein Schaffer, a romantic, yet frightful, glimpse into the life of a woman in uniform during World War II. The presentation, “THE JOURNEY TO MO...

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The Chatham Area Public Library Wants to Send You Seeds!

The Chatham Area Public Library Wants to Send You Seeds!

April 13, 2020

Chatham, IL - Through a generous donation of seeds from our local Ace Hardware, the Chatham Area Public Library is offering to mail free seeds to those in the Chatham community.  For years, these seeds have been part of the Library’s Seed Library,...

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Casting a Historic Vote: Suffrage in Illinois

Casting a Historic Vote: Suffrage in Illinois

March 9, 2020

Chatham Area Public Library to Host Presentation on Casting A Historic Vote: Suffrage in Illinois

This event is presented as part of Illinois Humanities Road Scholars Bureau

Chatham, IL - March 9, 2020— To celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Wome...

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Chatham Area Public Library is Celebrating National Nutrition Month with a Free Gut Health Workshop

Chatham Area Public Library is Celebrating National Nutrition Month with a Free Gut Health Workshop

March 4, 2020

March is National Nutrition Month, and in celebration, the Chatham Area Public Library is partnering with SIU School of Medicine’s Dr. C. Leslie Smith, MS, MA, LAc, MD, the Director of Integrative Medicine and the Director of Culinary Medicine, ...

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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. – 3:...

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