Bicycling, walking and transit.

Check for daily updates on sports news, scores, and statistics.

Guide to all crafts.

Outdoor travel guides, adventure travel trip planning, hiking and camping information and ideas, and national parks trip research.

The official American Hockey League web site.

Upcoming auction house sales, with searchable sections on catalog archives as well as dealers and galleries.

Future broadcast locations where you can take your antiques and collectibles for free appraisals.

The official site.

Histories and pictures of past and present ballparks, stadiums, and arenas.

Directory featuring thousands of free knitting patterns, as well as instructions, tips, and tricks.

Baseball history.

Antiques and collectibles price guide.

Major League Baseball statistics and history.

Tips for organizing and running local and district little leagues.

Online maps of Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, and Michigan.

Information on local hiking opportunities near both large and small metropolitan areas in the United States.

The official website of the Illinois football team.

The official site.

The official website for the National Hockey League.

The Official site.

The Official website for the Illinois national basketball team.

The official site.

Official web site for the Illinois National League baseball team.

The Official site.

The Chicago Fire is an American Major League Soccer (MLS) team.

The official National Hockey League web site.

The Chicago Rush (arena football team) based in Rosemont, Illinois.

NBA

The official website for the National Basketball Association.

Seating charts for all major sport and concert venues.

Complete information about National Collegiate Athletic Association regulations.

The official website for the Illinois Women’s National basketball team.

NFL

The official source for NFL news, video highlights, fantasy football, game-day coverage, schedules, stats and scores.

Official web site for the Illinois American League baseball team.

Official source of Olympic Games sports.

The official website for the Illinois professional hockey team.

Global art auction, private sales and art-related financing activities.

Directory featuring thousands of links to crochet patterns.

One of the most well-known sporting magazines.

The official website for the Women’s National Basketball Association.

       
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Monday - Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

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Upcoming Events

 
Drinks and snacks provided.  1) June 27th at Godley Park by large pavillion,  2) July 7th at Lion’s Park in Minooka (has splash pads),  3) July 21st at Children’s Garden in Elwood,  4) August 8th at Old Smokey City Park in Braidwood.  Note:  Rain means event canceled.   No registration required.  Just show up!
Lego Club 6/7-7/12 1:30-2:30. Join us each week as we use our imaginations to build and create with Legos. Duplos are available for children under 4.
Design an aquatic centerpiece with beautiful and easy to care for Marimo moss balls.
Baby Beats–  Thursdays 11:00-11:30 . June 8th-July 13th – Baby Beats is a music class for infants, toddlers and their caregiver’s starting from newborn to 18 months. The class includes singing, bounce and rhythm activities, nursery rhymes, and musical exploration for parents and babies to do together. The benefits of Baby Beats include: -enchancing your
Thursdays 2:00- 3:00. Fun and educational hands on classes presented by the University of Illinois Extension. Grades 4- 8. 6/8 – Oil spill clean up and Sailboats 6/15 – Bridges and Zip Lines 6/22 – Rockets to the Rescue and Space Landing 6/29 – Marble Mazes and Marble Roller Coasters
Lego Club- Wednesdays 6/7- 7/12 1:30-2:30. Join us each week as we use our imaginations to build and create with Legos. Duplos available for children under 4.

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About Us

 

Fossil Ridge Public Library serves the community in Braidwood, Illinois and the surrounding area.

We offer many different programs and have many resources available for anything that you may be searching for.

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Phone: (815) 458-2187
Fax: (815) 458-2042
Email: questions@fossilridge.org
Address: 386 W. Kennedy Road,
Braidwood, IL 60408
Hours: Mon. - Thurs. 9am - 8pm
Fri. 9am - 5pm / Sat. 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

Upcoming Events

 
Drinks and snacks provided.  1) June 27th at Godley Park by large pavillion,  2) July 7th at Lion’s Park in Minooka (has splash pads),  3) July 21st at Children’s Garden in Elwood,  4) August 8th at Old Smokey City Park in Braidwood.  Note:  Rain means event canceled.   No registration required.  Just show up!
Lego Club 6/7-7/12 1:30-2:30. Join us each week as we use our imaginations to build and create with Legos. Duplos are available for children under 4.
Design an aquatic centerpiece with beautiful and easy to care for Marimo moss balls.