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New Library2Go Mobile Library Schedule Rolls Until October 30

September 28th, 2020

Library2Go, the Rock Island Public Library’s traveling outreach vehicle, is now running on a weekly schedule. The new schedule is in effect through October 30. From Monday through Thursday, routes run from 10 am to 11:30 am, in the afternoon from 2:30 to 3:30 pm, and in the early evening, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. The ongoing schedule brings library materials, held items, return capabilities, free WIFI access, and library card signup to the following Rock Island and Milan locations: ·         Monday: Morning, St. George Greek Orthodox Church; Afternoon, Black Hawk State Park,  Singing... Read More

Rock Island’s Library2Go Coming To Black Hawk State Park

August 29th, 2020

Library2Go, the Rock Island Public Library’s traveling outreach vehicle, brings a new Park ‘n Craft activity to its August 31 stop at Black Hawk State Park. Registered participants for the Park’n Craft kit may meet Library2Go at the 11:30 to 12:30 pm stop on Monday, August 31 at the Black Hawk State Park Singing Bird Nature Center lot on 46th Avenue. Attendees can pick up a Sea Creature Magnet kit and spread out on nearby picnic tables for some fresh-air crafting. To sign up for the no-charge craft kit, visit the Park ‘n Craft entry on the library calendar at www.RockIslandLibrary.org,... Read More

Rock Island Public Library Mobile Library2Go Available as a Holds Pickup Point

July 14th, 2020

In addition to offering remote WiFi access, the Rock Island Mobile Library2Go vehicle is now serving as a contactless holds pickup point and taking returns. To pick up, patrons pull up to a Mobile Library stop and call the number posted outside the vehicle. Library staff will bring reserved items out for contactless pickup. To place a hold, library patrons can use the online catalog, or call the library at 309-732-7341 for staff assistance. Don’t have a hold? Suddenly in the mood for a good book? Ask Mobile Library staff for a “Story Bundle2Go.” Item categories include choices for children,... Read More