Three ways to register:

Stop by...

Drop by the library and visit the Circulation or Reference (Information Services) desk, and we'll sign you up.

Contact us...

Give us a call at 815-725-1715,
or email us at

Sign up online...

Click on the title of the program you are interested in, or click on the Calendar of Events and select the title.

If you find that you are unable to attend after signing up, please call and cancel so we can open up a spot for those on the waiting list.

Upcoming Programs and Events
**Most programs require sign up**

Downton Abbey Kitchen
Thursday, April 24, 6:30 pm

Join Chef Kate Bradley at the Shorewood-Troy Library for a night of fine dining and delicious recipes that you would find in the Downton Abbey Kitchen. The evening's menu will include: Deviled eggs, Chicken and Mushroom pie, Pork Tenderloin with Port Wine Sauce, and Ginger Nut Biscuits.

Registration is required; space is limited.

Feeling Crafty
Thursday, May 1st, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Stop by the library for our craft night for adults. We'll be making a unique Pinterest craft and enjoying coffee and treats! Check out a sample of the craft project at the circulation desk in the days leading up to the program.

Please RSVP with an email address so we can provide you with a supply list.


Doctor Who Nights
Tuesdays, 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Calling all Whovians. Join us as we travel through space and time with Dr. Who Nights. Enjoy a fan favorite episode of the series along with free refreshments and Dr. Who-themed projects.

Sign up for each night you are able to attend. Ages 15 - 1,015.

Adult Book Discussion
2nd Wednesday monthly, 7:00 PM

The Adult Book Discussion Group meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. Upcoming selections are listed below and can be picked up a month prior to the discussion at the circulation desk. Please join us!

Band of Brothers
by Stephen Ambrose

Join us for a discussion of the soldiers of Easy Company, along with scenes and interviews from the acclaimed HBO drama series.

Beyond Your World Book Group
Last Wednesday monthly, 7:00 PM

Discover the world around us in the past, present, and future with this non-fiction book & movie group. Each month, we'll tackle a different topic through a variety of mediums. From astronomy to genealogy to technology, we'll cover a little bit of everything.

The Psychopath Test
by Jon Ronson

Join us as we explore the deceitful, charming, delusional world of the psychopath and the madness industry around it.

Books on Tap Discussion Group
Monthly, 7:00 PM

Looking for a night out? Then sign up for our new book club and relax with drinks and friends. We’ll meet out at The Happy Place Cafe for our new fun and casual book group. Attendees must be 21+.