Event: Cemetery Tour!

On October 24th from 3-4pm, the Effingham Library and Effingham Preservation Society will be hosting a Cemetery Tour! Please register for the event here or call the library to register. This event will take place outside (a rain date is set for October 25th, 3-4pm) at the Center Effingham Baptist Church Cemetery, located at 1027 … Read more…

2nd Annual Scarecrow Contest!

It’s the second annual Library Scarecrow Contest! Come build a scarecrow on the library lawn anytime, beginning October 1st until October 24th and you could win!! To enter the contest, please call or email the library!

EPL receives CLiF “Rural Libraries” Grant

The Effingham Public Library is a proud recipient of The Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF) Rural Libraries grant for the 2020-2021 school year. The grant provides $2,000 worth of brand-new children’s books for the public library $500 worth of brand-new children’s books for our local elementary school’s library Two professional storytelling presentations for all the students … Read more…