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Library Programs

Join us for upcoming events and programs at Taylorville Public Library! All events are free and open to the public.

Pumpkin Craft Night

Halloween Pumpkin

October 14th,  6pm-7pm

Creep on over to Taylorville Public Library for a haunting good time at Pumpkin Craft Night. We welcome patrons of all ages to join us for crafts, games, and trick-or-treat goodie bags. Admission for this event is free.

Registration is required to attend this event.

Author Showcase


October 28th, 6pm.

Join us in welcoming local author S.M. Cornthwaite to Taylorville Public Library this Halloween! This author's showcase will feature readings from their recently released horror novel The Haunting of Hell's Hollow, as well as a Q&A session at the conclusion of the event.

Registration is required to attend this event.

Film Reel

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October 20th, 6pm

Come one, come all! Gather with us for a night of frights as we watch a mystery horror movie. To cast a vote for the movie you would like to watch, visit our Facebook page. This event is suited for those who are 18 years or older, Patrons younger than 18 years must be accompanied by their parent/guardian to attend.


Registration is required to attend this event.

Book Clubs

To sign up for one of our book clubs, contact us at or call 217-824-4736 to speak with a library staff member. Registration is not required for book discussion groups.


Afternoon Book Club

October Book

Meet up with us October 25thth at 2pm to discuss our next book, Switchboard Soldiers written by Jennifer Chiaverini. Books and discussion questions will be available for pick-up by October 8th.

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