Mahomet Public Library

Mahomet Public Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Mahomet Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
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Teen Art Night (Febr
Thursday, Feb. 29, 6-7:30
Calling all creative teens! Each session is a unique opportunity to explore a craft or art project tailored just for you. This program is open to students in grades 6-12. Unleash your artistic talents and join us for a fantastic journey of creativity and self-expression!

February: DIY Book Nooks

April: Beaded Friendship Bracelets and Keychains
Graphic Novel Book C
Friday, Mar. 1, 4-5 PM

Join us as we read and discuss a set book at each session. Participants are welcome to bring and/or talk about other graphic novels they've enjoyed. 

  • February 2: The Witch Boy by Molly Knox Ostertag

  • March 1: Stargazing by Jen Wang
Cookbook Club - Marc
Tuesday, Mar. 5, 6-7:30

This program is perfect for adults who enjoy cooking and sharing food together. All experience levels are welcome! Each Cookbook Club meeting will feature a selected cookbook and attendees will bring a dish from the book to share. 

Copies of the cookbook will be available one month in advance at the Library’s Circulation Desk. Registered participants will receive a link to a Google form to include the name of the dish they will be bringing. Participants may contact Alyssa (alyssa@mahometpubliclibrary.org) with any questions.

  • January 9: Half Baked Harvest: Every Day by Tieghan Gerard 

  • March 5: Magnolia Table (Vol. 1) by Joanna Gaines

Registration is required.
DIY Earring Workshop
Thursday, Mar. 7, 1-2:30 PM

Discover the art of crafting beaded earrings, perfect for adorning yourself or gifting to a friend. We've got all the bling you need—just bring your creativity! 

Registration is required. There are two workshops; please register for 1pm or 6pm.

DIY Earring Workshop
Thursday, Mar. 7, 6-7:30

Discover the art of crafting beaded earrings, perfect for adorning yourself or gifting to a friend. We've got all the bling you need—just bring your creativity! 

Registration is required. There are two workshops; please register for 1pm or 6pm.

Pen to Paper: Creati
Saturday, Mar. 9, 2-3:30 PM (1/13, 2/10, 3/9, 4/13)

Get creative! This monthly writing workshop is for adults (aged 18+). Writers will have a chance to share their work and receive feedback from fellow writers. 

Registration is required.

Beach Blanket BINGO
Monday, Mar. 11, 10-11:30 AM

Dive into Spring Break fun at the Library! Grab your beach blanket or towel, take a seat, and join the BINGO extravaganza for a shot at scoring some awesome prizes. This special program is exclusively for the little beachgoers (ages 3-10). Let the Spring Break celebration begin!

Registration is required.

Critical Conversatio
Thursday, Mar. 21, 7-8 PM
Write On! Teen Creat
Thursday, Mar. 28, 6-7:30 (1/11 and 3/28)

Please note: the session scheduled for 1/11 has been canceled. The session on 3/28 will continue as scheduled.

Keep your writing skills sharp! This writing group for teens will meet monthly to talk about different aspects of the writing process and take turns sharing our work with the group. Creative writers of all levels are welcome! 

Registration is required.

Critical Conversatio
Thursday, Apr. 11, 7-8 PM
Pen to Paper: Creati
Saturday, Apr. 13, 2-3:30 PM (1/13, 2/10, 3/9, 4/13)

Get creative! This monthly writing workshop is for adults (aged 18+). Writers will have a chance to share their work and receive feedback from fellow writers. 

Registration is required.

Teen Art Night (Apri
Thursday, Apr. 25, 6-7:30

Calling all creative teens! Each session is a unique opportunity to explore a craft or art project tailored just for you. This program is open to students in grades 6-12. Unleash your artistic talents and join us for a fantastic journey of creativity and self-expression!

February: Book Nooks
April: DIY Beaded Friendship Bracelets and Keychains

Registration is required.

Critical Conversatio
Thursday, Apr. 25, 7-8 PM
Role With It! (The I
Sunday, Apr. 28, 2-4:30

Join the Library’s play-reading group for theatre enthusiasts! We'll get together each month to do a live reading of a full-length play. Participants will be assigned roles and receive their own copy of the script at the meeting. After the reading, we'll discuss our thoughts about the play. 

  • February 25: Our Town by Thornton Wilder

  • April 28: The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
Childcare for Firm F
Monday, Apr. 29, 5:30-7PM
Caregivers in need of childcare in order to attend the Firm Foundations parenting workshop, "Raising the Strong-Willed Child" can register their child(ren) for free childcare. The childcare will be held in a classroom at Middletown Prairie Elementary School, where the parenting workshop will also be held. Supervision will be provided by adult volunteers and high school students.
Annual Puzzle Compet
Saturday, May 4, 1 PM
Show off your puzzle-solving skills at the library's annual Puzzle Competition. Participants will be timed as they race to complete a 500-piece jigsaw puzzle before the other teams. Register yourself and a team of up to 4 people.
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