This Week at the Library

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September 24 - September 30
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    Story-Time

    10:30-11:00
    2017-09-25
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA

    We sing songs, listen to stories, and play during this interactive story-time. Great for ages 0-3! Story-time runs from 10:30-to 11:00 a.m.

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    Story-Time "Dragons"

    10:30-11:15
    2017-09-26
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA

    We sing songs, listen to stories, and make a craft during story-time. This week’s theme will be “Dragons”. Great for ages 3-5! Story-time runs from 10:30-to 11:15.

    Voter Registration Night

    17:00-20:00
    2017-09-26
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA

    Officials from the Sangamon County Clerk’s office will be at the Library this evening registering voters.

    Qualifications to be a Registered Voter

    In order to be qualified to register to vote:

    • You MUST be a US citizen
    • You MUST be at least 18 years of age by the date of the next election EXCEPTION: For a General Primary 17 year olds may register and vote in a General Primary if they will be 18 as of the following General Election (per PA 98-51, eff 1/1/14)
    • You MUST reside in the precinct 30 days prior to the next election
    • You MUST not be convicted AND in jail
    • You MUST not claim the right to vote anywhere elseTwo forms of identification are required to become registered. One must show your name and current address. The second form must show your name.These forms of identification shall include, but not limited to:
      • Driver’s License
      • Social Security Card
      • Birth Certificate
      • Checkbook
      • Utility Bill
      • Bank Statement
      • Student I.D. Card
      • State I.D. Card
      • Credit Card
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    Robot Fun!

    18:00-19:00
    2017-09-27
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA

    Come to the Sherman Public Library and play with a NAO robot (pronounced NOW) on Wednesday September 27th from 6-7 p.m. NAO is a fully programmable robot that can recognize faces, detect where sound is coming from, touch, feel, and avoid obstacles, perform tai chi, and even read a Star Wars story! These robots make excellent friends and can be used as a great tool in teaching autistic children. The Illinois State Library received a Sparks! Ignition grant through IMLS. Staff from the Illinois State Library will be on hand to demonstrate the NAO robot capabilities.

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    Fire Safety Program at the Library

    18:30-19:30
    2017-09-28
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA

    The Sherman Public Library and the Sherman Fire Protection District are teaming up to provide a fun Fire Safety Program called “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out” on Thursday September 28th from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    – Learn about fire safety and create a fire escape plan
    -See how a firewoman dresses to protect herself while fighting a fire
    -Tour the inside and outside of a fire truck
    -Listen to firefighters read stories
    -Take home free activity books and stickers
    -Meet local volunteer firefighters

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    Passport Program

    09:00-12:00
    2017-09-30
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA
    2100 e andrews, Sherman, IL 62684, USA

    Need a new passport? Come to the Sherman Public Library on Saturday September 30th from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. A representative from the Sangamon County Circuit Clerk’s passport office will help guide you through the process.
    You will need:
    1. Certified copy of your birth certificate (no photocopies or hospital certificate)
    2. Valid photo ID
    3. Approved passport photo (photos can be taken the day of the event for $10.00, 2×2 inches)
    4. Certified copies of court orders for name change, custody or adoption decrees
    5. Two checks or money order to pay applicable fees
    Passport fees:
    Passport book: Adult-16 and over $110.00, Children 15 and under: $80.00 checks made out to U.S. Department of State
    Passport Card: Adult-16 and over $300.00, Children 15 and under: $15.00 checks made out to U.S. Department of State
    Passport Photo: $10.00 cash or checks made out to Circuit Clerk
    Processing Fee: $25.00 per application cash or checks made out to Circuit Clerk
    Expedite Service Fee: $60.00

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