Announcements

The Henry County Library has a job opening for a part-time circulation clerk at the Lenora Blackmore Branch-Windsor. Click HERE to find out more and apply.

All About Clouds
Windsor: April 25 @ 1:30 pm
Clinton: April 13 @ 1:00 pm
Teen Galaxy Shoe Painting
Windsor: April 25 @ 2:30 pm
Clinton: April 13 @ 2:30 pm
Monday Story Time for School Aged Children
Windsor: April 23 @ 10:30 am
Clinton: April 23 @ 2:00 pm
Free Comic Book Day at the Library
Windsor: April 27 @ 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Clinton: April 27 @ 8:00 am

Current Display Case: Railroad Display, Mike Good

Reference Clerk Mike Good has provided the current display of railroad items to match the theme of the Winter Reading Program – I think I can Read and Choo! Choo! Choose to Read.

Mike says “I have always been interested in trains. I’ve been told the first word I ever spoke was “Caboose”.

Mike grew up in River Forest, a suburb of Chicago. His house was 1 block south of the Chicago & North Western’s Galena subdivision line,  with about 55 commuter trains and 15-20 freight trains every day and 1 block east of the Soo Line, with 6 to 8 freight trains a day, so he always saw a lot of trains.

He had a O-gauge (Lionel) model railroad in the 1950s and a HO-gauge system in the 1960s and early 1970s, but none of the family continued model railroading after leaving for... more