Before venturing out in bad weather check here or the library’s Facebook page to see if we are open.  Remember our digital materials are always available!








Children, grades K-8, are invited to an afternoon of fun at the library on Wednesday, March 28 from 1:30-2:30 p.m.  Get splashed by a sound, invent some wacky noise-makers, and use a straw to discover the connection between size and pitch!  Registration is required for this program – email library@pololibrary.org with your child’s name, age and an emergency phone number or call us at 815-946-2713..




























Afternoon Book Club @ Polo Library

Monday, March 26, 1:30-2:30 pm

Friday Book Discussion Group @ Polo Library

Friday, March 23, 1:30-2:30 pm














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Adults come and get creative! We’ll make a Pinwheel Wreath.  This is an adults only (18 and older) program and registration is

required.  Tuesday, April 4th @ 6:00-7:00pm









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Overdrive – ebooks, audiobooks, movies

Axis 360 – ebooks, audiobooks

BiblioBoard – ebooks, audiobooks

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Polo Library News


Play Bingo from January 2nd through February 28th and win prizes.  Pick up a Bingo sheet at our circulation desk.  Each time you complete a Bingo come to the library for an immediate prize and enter your name in the drawing to be held March 1st.  You must have a library card to play; for ages 5 and up.


Polo Public Library announces a partnership with Driving-Tests.org, a company dedicated to driver safety and education, to offer free Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) practice tests to library patrons.  The new service includes free tests specifically based Illinois DMV materials.

What We Do

       Did you know?

  • we offer homebound delivery service
  • we can help with Genealogy research
  • we provide voter registration
  • we will give you one-on-one assistance with technology, and so much more!

Call or email for more information on any or all of these services.


Digitization Project

We are seeking donations to digitize the Polo newspapers now on microfilm here at the library. Once digitized, the newspapers will be searchable from your computer. Click on the heading above to see what has been done so far!

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