At the St. Joseph Township- Swearingen Memorial Library, you will find big city library services provided with a small town friendliness.
The library has a weekly email newsletter! If you would like to sign up for our newsletter, go to the "Wowbrary" link on the left and follow the instructions. The newsletters come out every Saturday. It will announce new books added during the week as well as upcoming events happening at the library.
The library is hosting the Senior Spelling Bee sponsored by the Association of Illinois Senior Centers and the Illinois Department on Aging. The local competition will be Tuesday, April 5th at 10 a.m. at the library. This free, friendly competition is open to all who are age 50 and older. There are 3 levels of competition: local, regional and final. The Final competition will be Monday, Aguust 15th at the Illinois State Fair on Senior Day. Stop by the library and pick up your packet!