Our November Calendar

Find out what's happening this month at River East!

 OUR NOVEMBER CALENDAR

And a look ahead to our DECEMBER CALENDAR


Hours and Location

Our library is currently open:

Monday: 10am - 7pm

Tuesday: 10am - 7pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

Thursday: 10am - 7pm

Friday: 10am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am - 5pm

 

Call us on 815-385-6303

 

Find us at:

813 IL-120 

McHenry, IL 60051


Can't decide what to read?

Try BookBrowse for new recommendations

Click the books below to get started.

 


The Covid-19 Epidemic

Advice For Patrons

We know it's a confusing time, and one thing the library has always offered is information, we're here to help! Below please find some links regarding information on the Covid-19 epidemic, and when we can expect things to get back to (somewhat) normal.

 

Illinois Dept. Of Health Covid-19 Updates

CDC Information on Covid-19

Chicago Tribune Covid-19 Updates

 

 

 

This week's new releases


Holiday Lights Recycling


In need of help this Holiday season?

USPS Operation Santa wants to help!


DVD & Blu Ray Sale

Sale ending Saturday December 4th.


Heard About Our Library of Things?

We have so much for you to use, including our brand new metal detector!

Take a look here at our master list of things to borrow! And see our director Cherie's videos on our Library of Things here!

 


Love Talking About Books?

Sign up for our virtual book discussion...


2021 Reading Challenge

We're excited for this celebration of a year of reading! Stop in and pick up a calendar.

Poster describing our 2021 reading challenge - call to pick up your calendar

Got Pets?

Check out our pet resources HERE


OverDrive/Libby

Borrow from the comfort of your home!

Borrow e-books, audio books and more at OverDrive. All you need is your River East Library Card.

 


Our Library Catalog

Search our catalog, then pick up in person, or in an outside locker!


eRead - Our Digital Library

Endless books - right at your fingertips.

Image provided by Axis 360 of a woman holding a tablet or mobile device facing away from her, with the screen displaying the Axis 360/eRead Illinois website.

Clicking the image above will take you to a new app we're using that allows you to borrow all kinds of books on your phone, tablet, or e-reader. You'll need to log in using your library patron number. You can find this on your library card - or give us a call if you can't locate it. You can find everything from new releases to your favorite classics right here.


Scholastic Go!

Logo for Scholastic Go

 Scholastic GO!® offers endless resources for research in a multitude of media. Explore nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more with this easy-to-navigate digital resource designed to strengthen content knowledge, vocabulary, and core proficiency skills.

Click the image above to get started!


MedlinePlus - The US Library of Medicine site

Medical resources and information

MedlinePlus is an online health information resource for patients and their families and friends. Find reliable, up-to-date information about diseases, conditions, and wellness topics. This trusted resource is available anytime, anywhere, on any device.