Middle School

Middle Ground

Grades 6-8


Meet us in the Middle Ground where you’ll find:

  • Fully-stocked craft table
  • Lounge seating area
  • 12 Mac computers
  • Two to four-person gaming stations with Xbox One, PS4 and Nintendo Switch
  • Computers with Launchpad software, Fortnite, and Minecraft

UPDATE: Summer Library Adventure Volunteers

Due to changes in the 2020 Summer Library Adventure, the library will not be accepting any youth volunteers. We apologize for this change, but are taking necessary precautions during this health crisis.

What to Read Next?

100 Books Before High School

Are you looking for a challenge? Register at the Kids Desk to read and earn prizes. New! Now you can sign up online for this awesome program. Get reading and start earning prizes.

E-books and E-audiobooks

Check out with an ITPLD card
Overdrive Kids & Teens
RB Digital (magazines)
TeenBook Cloud

Caudill Award Nominees

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers’ Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools.

Novelist K-8

Read-alikes, lists of award-winning books and recommended books.

Research and Homework Help