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Walnut Public Library

The Walnut Public Library is a non-profit organization supporting Walnut and the surrounding areas by providing a wide array of print, audio and online resources, onsite wi-fi, public computers, children’s programs and more.

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New Read Along Books

New Read Along Books

Stop in and take a look at our NEW read-along books by Wonderbooks. Everyone can listen and read-along. Read alongs make it possible for kids to enjoy books and improve their reading skills,...

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Digital Resources

One hundred thirty-six libraries in Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) share an integrated library automation system known as PrairieCat. 

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Libby was engineered from the ground up with many new features and enhancements requested by readers and library staff. As of July 1st, it replaced our Axis 360 Reading app.

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Explore More Illinois is a free service provided by your library that provides instant online access to free and discounted tickets to museums, science centers, sporting events, zoos, park districts, theatres, and other fun and local cultural venues.

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Quick Info

Library Card Policy

All residents of Walnut and Walnut Township may obtain a library card upon providing a form of identification which bears their name and address. Read our full policy here

Our Long Range Plan 2021-2026

A five-year report that recognizes goals, objectives and responses for the future of the library. Read the full document here.

Summer Reading Program Registration

Our Summer Reading Program spans two months (June and July) and is for ages Kindergarten through High School. You can find out more and register for our Summer Reading Program here.

Location

101 Heaton Street
Walnut, IL 61376

LIBRARY HOURS

Monday: 9-6 pm
Tuesday: 12-5 pm
Wednesday: 9-6 pm
Friday: 12-5 pm
Saturday: 9-12 pm
Thursday & Sunday: Closed

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