Friends of Centralia Regional Library to sponsor Yacht Club’s January boating events

January 7, 2020

The Friends of the Centralia Regional Library are starting the new year off by sponsoring boating events at the Centralia Recreation Complex on Saturday mornings during the month of January. The Yacht Club will have its motorized boats ready and waiting for pilots of all ages from 8 to 10 a.m. Members of the Friends will be there to sign everyone up for a chance to win a motorized boat of their own. Drawing for the giveaway will be on January 2.

The library will be host to the Illinois Comptroller’s and Treasurer’s offices on Thursday, January 9 from 9:30 to noon; as they help connect people with their cash and other assets being held by the State in the I-Cash program. For more information visit them on the web at at

The projects for STEM Learning Days this month include Legos and rockets! STEM is for 8-12 year olds and meets on Wednesdays from 4 to 5 p.m. in the youth department. For more information contact Rita Lewis in youth services at 618-532-5222 ext. 224.

The Literary Open Mic in Centralia group is hosting an Open Mic on Saturday, January 25 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the library. For more information visit their facebook page at