Saturday, May 30, 2009

Fairmont City Library Center is 1 Year Old

On June 6th Fairmont City Library Center located in the American Legion building at 2870 N. 44th St. in Fairmont City, Illinois will celebrate its 1st Birthday.

Last year the Mississippi Valley Library District opened this Library in one of the buildings of the Holy Rosary School in Fairmont City. The small community of 2500 people enjoyed having a library so much that when it was scheduled to close in August, the American Legion offered space for the Library to move into its buiding. It has been a success story ever since -- more books, more audios and dvds, more computers and best of all, more people month after month.

To celebrate the staff at the Fairmont City Library Center will host a Birthday Celebration with treats, games and fun and they are hoping that everyone will stop by.


Come by for the Party!!
Saturday, June 6th
Fairmont City Library Center
2870 N. 44th St.
Fairmont City, IL
10am to 6pm

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

We are Twittering!

If you are on Twitter, look us up -

MVLibraryDist

and add us to your RSS feed for updates!

Thursday, May 07, 2009

New Websites!

The Mississippi Valley Library District is so excited to roll out our new Websites!
There are three separate sites for you to use and each has a special function...
** The Mississippi Valley Library District site explains the Library District and its connection to Lewis and Clark Library System and the Illinois State Library. It is also a site where you can reach both of our Library Centers ...
** Collinsville Memorial Library Center site is a remake of our original site. You can find and explore our event calendar, services, information, online databases, policies and procedures, our Library Board meetings and minutes, etc. You can search our site and you can search our Card Catalog with ease. More features being added every week...
** Fairmont City Library Center, established in June of 2008, is our newest building and our newest online site. This website has much the same information as the Collinsville Center site but geared to the community and surrounding area that it serves.
Visit any and all of our online websites today. Any easy contact site on each website lets you send us an online comment without having an email.