NEW Extended Hours!

Sep 14 2015 9:30 am

The Sandwich Public Library is piloting extended hours this fall to better serve you! We hope that you will be able to take advantage of all the services we have to offer with these new hours.

Starting September 14th the hours will be as follows:

New Library Hours

Mon - Thurs   9:30 am - 8:30 pm

Friday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

LIBRARY CLOSING- September 24th

Sep 26 2015

The Library will be closed Thursday, September 24th for in-service staff training.

Thank you and have a great day!

Blind Date with a Book

Aug 28 2015

Not sure what to read, but dying for a great new book to keep you entertained for the weekend? Maybe you’re looking for a new genre to explore, but can’t quite find the right book. Well, the library has a solution for you!

Come visit us on Friday August 28th to experience a blind date with your next great read. Throughout the entire day,  wrapped books will be displayed with only a description of the book’s genre to detail the secrets that are hidden inside. It’s the perfect way to help you find a great new title and enjoy something new- with a twist! Enjoy your blind book date and be sure to let us know how you enjoyed your pick!

Blind Date with a Book

Library Card Sign-Up Month


September is Library Card Sign-Up Month!

If you don’t have one already, be sure to visit your local library and sign up for a library card!

If you live in the district of Sandwich, Illinois and don’t yet have a library card, visit the Sandwich Public Library and sign up for one on

September 10th

You will receive a special prize for becoming a valued member of your community’s library!


Books & Bingo

Sep 15 2015 5:30 pm

Enjoy a good game, a little competition, and a pinch of literature? Then you are sure to enjoy the very first session of a new monthly series called Books & BINGO night at the library! Come to enjoy an hour of BINGO where the prizes are free books!

Date: Third Tuesday of every month. 

Time: 5:30-6:30

Registration is encouraged. If interested in registering, fill in the online registration form here, or call/visit the library.

Ages 18+ only.


Newly Appointed Board Members

Aug 11 2015

Last night at the Regular Meeting of The Sandwich Public Library District Board of Trustees, the newly appointed members of the Board were sworn in. Everyone please give a warm welcome to the newest members of our Board; Monica Sartori, Jennifer Boring and Karen Skinner!

Illinois UFO's Program

Oct 7 2015 6:30 pm


Ever look up at the sky and wonder if we are all alone in the universe?

Presenter Terry Fisk as some answers for you!

 Come to the library to enjoy a special presentation by UFO expert Terry Fisk as he discusses UFO phenomeon, speculation issues and personal investigations.

This program is sure to leave you in wonder.

 Program is free.

Registration is required. Click here to register online, or register by calling or visiting the library.



The Doors Examined

Sep 19 2015 1:00 pm

Into classic rock? Love 60's music? 

Are you a Doors fan?

Then come on down to the library to learn all about the Doors from Rock & Roll expert Jim Cherry!

Program is free.

Registration is required. Click here to register online. You can also register by calling or visiting the library.


The Essential Edgar Allen Poe

Sep 30 2015 6:30 pm

 Love Halloween? Enjoy spooky stories? Then come to the library to enjoy a special storytelling presentation about the tragic life and macabre stories of Edgar Allen Poe.

Stories are presented by Master Storyteller William Pack.

Program is free.

Registration is required. Click here to register online, or register by calling/visiting the library.

*NEW* Online Program Registrations

 We have recently updated our website to provide online registration for our programs!


Click the link on the main search bar titled "Program Registrations" to navigate through all of the programs that require registration. 

In order to register, simply click on the link of the program you're interested in, fill out the form and click submit! It's as simple as that. Basic information about the program is provided on the individual program registration pages along with links to more detailed information.

We hope to see you at our future programs!

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