Philo Public Library District
P.O. Box 199
115 E. Washington
Philo, Illinois 61864-0199

Phone: (217) 684-2896
Fax: (217) 684-2719

Monday-Friday: 9am-12N, 3pm-7pm
Saturday: 9am-1pm
Sunday: 2pm-5pm

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Board of Trustees

Philo District Library Staff : (217) 684-2896 : E-Mail :

Wendy, Assistant Librarian
Jillann Abbott, Children’s Librarian
Susan Hale, Associate Director
Donald J. Pippin, Director
June Highsmith, Director Emerita (retired)

Computers, Fax, Photocopier, and Laminating Machine are available.
Three Week Loans for: Books; CD’s; Audio Books; and Back Issue Magazines.
Three Day Loans for: DVD’s.

Meeting Room
The meeting room in the library is available for small groups. For meeting room availability and reservations please call the Library, 684-2896.
Children’s Programs
We offer a variety of programs for preschool and school-age children. Please see calendar for dates and times.
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Library meet once a month, generally their meetings are scheduled for the 2nd Tuesday at 3:00 PM, in the library's meeting room. Membership dues are currently $5 per year. The Friends mission is to assist the library, and to have a good time while doing it. Please call ahead for current information.
Book Club
We have a unique book club where you pick your own book to read with others. We meet on the last Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm. Please call ahead, since we will not be meeting on holidays or in inclement weather.