Library News

surveyZB Library 2015 Community Survey
Participate in the library’s Strategic Planning process by answering a few short questions to help prioritize services and resources. Click here for information and a link to the survey.

2015 Summer Reading Competition
Students and adults can join the competition at the library or online. Readers will choose a school to support at registration and the school with the most participation will win the grand prize (provided by the Coalition for Healthy Communities’ Literacy Task Force). Click here for details, Facebook graphics, and to register.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Read with your child, track the titles, and bring your log to the library for rewards. Visit for details, a list of recommended books, and more.

2015 Bookmark Contest Winners
Students in grades K-8 were asked to design a bookmark for the library to promote the 2015 Summer Reading Club theme, “Read to the Rhythm!” The grand prize winner’s bookmark will be professionally printed and distributed to all students in participating schools and at the library. Congratulations to all of the winners! Grand prize winning bookmark designed by Pela (Home School). Click here for winning bookmarks.

Care and Share Clothing Exchangedgirldonationboxclothes
Donations are being accepted now! Bring in freshly laundered, new or gently used clothing to get vouchers to spend at the Care and Share Clothing Exchange. All sizes will be accepted this year, from newborn to adult. Participants with vouchers can shop from 9:30-11 AM. Doors will be open to the public from 11 AM-12 PM.
Saturday, 5/30 ● 9:30 AM-12 PM ● All Ages

Plant Swap
The plant swap is being held by the Zion Park District at the Hermon Park Fitness Center on Saturday, 5/30 at 1 PM. Click here to download the flyer.

Something for Everyone

For Kids
From reading clubs to science programs, there is something sure to entertain and educate your youngster. Visit our ZB Kids Page for details on upcoming programs for preschoolers and students.

For Teens
You’ll have fun with cool programs just for ZB Teens in 5th through 12th grades. Discover new reads with the Hardcover Society (and Hardcover HIGH Society) and get free books. Visit our ZB Teens Page for more exciting events!

For Adults
Join the Casual Crafters and have fun while you work on projects, take a computer class, and research your family tree with free help. Visit our ZB Adults Page for programs, news and resources.

For Home School Families
Join other home school families at the monthly Home School Network meetings. Visit the Home School page for details.