Children's Services Blog

The Time Has Come...

The time has come, the walrus said, to talk of PICTURE BOOKS. Of ducks and trucks and fairy friends, of pirates’ hats and hooks.

Young Authors at UFL!

Young Authors at UFL logoDo you like to write and draw?  We’ve got a great line-up of programs for you this fall.  Just follow the Young Authors @ UFL image to find them.  If you attend three or more of the programs marked with Young Authors @ UFL, you can even get a free book.  (J

Butterflies Galore!

Cover Page of the Book, "Becoming Butterflies" by Anne RockwellButterflies abound at the Urbana Free Library! Earlier this summer, a butterfly garden was created across the street from the Library.

Of Pizza and Pens

Pens to Lens movie poster of The Search for Pizza Have you seen the film The Search for Pizza?  If you haven’t seen it yet, you are in for a treat!  It was one of the films debuted at the