The event is free and runs from 6 to 9
p.m. It's an opportunity to kick off the fall season and learn about
the programs planned this year at the library.
Popular with kids and enjoyable for
adults as well, "Babe" is a comic fable about not fitting in and the
lengths to which an ordinary pig will go to find acceptance -- even
daring to be a sheepdog. Babe's approach to barnyard life is
different than all the other animals, and he reminds us that life
can be more challenging, but all the sweeter, for the pig who
marches to the tune of a different drummer.
Join the group around the fire on
the library lawn for an evening of family fun, games and good food.
Bring your own lawn chairs and hot dogs. The library will provide
sticks, buns, condiments, marshmallows and other goodies.
Saturdays on the Lawn is sponsored
by grants from the Mirza Arts and Culture Fund of the Illinois
Prairie Community Foundation and by the Jerome Mirza Foundation. The
Atlanta Methodist Church is the lead sponsor of the Oct. 13 family
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For more information, contact the
library at 217-648-2112 or email