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Closed for Memorial Day

The Library will be closed May 26th through May 28th for Memorial Day.


The Milledgeville Library is excited to announce our children’s 2024 Summer Reading Schedule! All events are held from 10-11am. Come into the library anytime through the month of May to sign up!

June 5th: Planting a Garden with Owen Rayhorn
June 12th: A Visit from 4H Program Coordinator Jane Shaw
June 19th: Racing Pigeons with Dr. Gary Whitebread
June 26th: Recycling with Midwest Disposal
July 2nd: What’s Their Kingdom with author Juliene McCormick
July 10th: Therapy Dogs with Cami Hartman and more!
July 17th: A Visit from 4H Program Coordinator Jane Shaw
July 24th: Pete the Cat Storytime with Dean Wright of Birth to Five
July 31st: Olympics and Fun Fair

Kids can sign up for a reading tracker to complete throughout the summer; bring it to the Fun Fair to receive fun prizes for each book read!

Public Hearing Ordinance

The Milledgeville Public Library will be holding its public Hearing for on the annual Budget and Appropriation Ordinance on July 9, 2024 at 6:30pm in the Library. Click here to view the Ordinance.

Welcome to our Library

Milledgeville Illinois is a small community (population 1,085) located in the northwest region of Illinois. The Library serves the eastern half of the Chadwick-Milledgeville School District (CUSD #399). The Milledgeville Public Library was built in 1923 in the prairie style and erected in memory of an early educator, Mary Fletcher.

Our library collection includes around 10,000 books, DVDs, and books on CD. We also have board games, puzzles, and kits to be checked out. We are able to provide e-books at no cost to our cardholders through a grant from the Illinois State Library. We offer access to e-magazines and e-newspapers. We also supply copy, printing, and fax services. Click the button below to visit our online catalog and search for books and movies. If you’re looking for more than what we have in our own catalog, click on the Interlibrary Loan button below.

The library is equipped with computers connected to the internet with cable internet access. These computers are available to access your individual e-mail accounts and Internet research. Microsoft Word is also installed on our computers. Wi-Fi is also available. Click here for more information about using the library.