Friday, October 28, 2011

Halloween Parade in Paxton

(Paxton Record) - The Paxton Park District and PRIDE in Paxton are co-sponsoring a Halloween parade at 4pm on Monday, Oct. 31, in downtown Paxton. Children and their parents are encouraged to dress in their scariest, funniest or cutest costumes and parade up Market Street prior to trick-or-treating that evening. The parade starts at 4pm in front of the Paxton Carnegie Library. For children who want the chance to win some extra goodies, costumes will be judged at 3:45pm. A number of downtown businesses will be open for trick-or-treating following the parade.

Monday, October 3, 2011

Latest Library News

Whether you prefer to curl up with a good book or a good cell phone, there are plenty of reading options available at Paxton Carnegie Library. You can borrow free eBooks for the Kindle now. Go to the Online Catalog (on the right side of this page,) then click on Media Mall and login as a member of the Illinois Heartland Library System. You may use your library card to download an eBook or audio book to your PC or Mac, your Nook, Kobo, Sony Reader, Kindle, Android, blackberry, tablet, iPhone, iPad, iTouch, or other mobile device. Media Mall provides a complete list of compatible devices, and there are thousands of book titles to choose from!