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Events

Jun
14
Fri
Smartphone Basics (Session 1) @ Reddick Library
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Smartphone Basics (Session 1) @ Reddick Library

Discover tips on smartphone usage covering basic setup, picture messaging, capturing great photos with your camera, downloading apps, and exciting tips and tricks. The session will end with a Q&A featuring experts from Cricket Wireless. Please register for one of the two sessions.

Jun
15
Sat
Illinois Wild Animals @ Reddick Library
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Illinois Wild Animals @ Reddick Library

For grades K-6, we’ll learn about the wild mammals in our region through storytelling, crafts, games, and interactive materials.

The Loop Group @ Reddick Public Library
Jun 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Loop Group @ Reddick Public Library

Learn to knit or crochet in a friendly environment with knowledgeable people.

Jun
18
Tue
ENERGY EFFICIENCY, UTILITY BILLS & YOUR HOME @ Reddick Library
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
ENERGY EFFICIENCY, UTILITY BILLS & YOUR HOME @ Reddick Library

For adults, a representative from the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) will discuss how you can potentially benefit from cost saving energy efficiency programs on your utility bills.

Jun
20
Thu
Wildlife Biologist @ Reddick Library
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Wildlife Biologist @ Reddick Library

For grades K-2, Be a wildlife
biologist by learning about
hummingbirds and creating a feeder
for your yard.

Cooking with Garbage
Jun 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Cooking with Garbage

Natalie Martin will demonstrate techniques to use food scraps, like apple peels, pineapple cores, vegetable scraps, and more to create something new and delicious to help you save money and reduce food waste.

Jun
22
Sat
Run Today for Tomorrow
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am
Run Today for Tomorrow’s 5th annual 5K is back!! All proceeds go to local Mental Health resources and a mental health scholarship for local students. The goal of Run Today for Tomorrow is to bring hope and provide help to those affected by suicide. We’re running today because we believe in a Tomorrow where everyone is here to see it☀️
Join us on June 22nd for our in-person race or virtually you can run around your neighborhood, on a trail, or on a treadmill, post your results, and help share our message with the world!
Whether your participation is in support of the cause, in honor of a loved one, your personal health, or your personal struggles, we encourage you to participate and let your reason drive you to the finish line. #TomorrowNeedsYouHere
Feel free to follow us on Facebook at “Run Today for Tomorrow” for more updates about race day!
The Loop Group @ Reddick Public Library
Jun 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Loop Group @ Reddick Public Library

Learn to knit or crochet in a friendly environment with knowledgeable people.

Jun
29
Sat
The Loop Group @ Reddick Public Library
Jun 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Loop Group @ Reddick Public Library

Learn to knit or crochet in a friendly environment with knowledgeable people.

Jul
13
Sat
5th Annual Ottawa Military Show @ 3277 E 18 Rd. Ottawa, IL 61350
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
5th Annual Ottawa Military Show @ 3277 E 18 Rd. Ottawa, IL 61350

Vintage Military Vehicles

WWII Reenactors and Camps

Convoy on Saturday through Ottawa

Military and Food Vendors

Saturday July 13th 9am-5pm

Sunday July14th 8am-1pm

Immerse yourself in a tactical military convoy and experience a WWII skirmish. Spectators are able to join in the fight(with a waiver) and ride in the convoy during the ambush.

Vendors and WWII participants please contact Rod at 563-495-5297

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