Bicycling, walking and transit.

Guide to all crafts.

The official American Hockey League web site.

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

Baseball history.

Major League Baseball statistics and history.

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

The official website of the Illinois football team.

The official website for the National Hockey League.

The Official website for the Illinois national basketball team.

Official web site for the Illinois National League baseball team.

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

Seating charts for all major sport and concert venues.

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

Official web site for the Illinois American League baseball team.

The official website for the Illinois professional hockey team.

Directory featuring thousands of links to crochet patterns.

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

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

The official site.

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

Antiques and collectibles price guide.

Tips for organizing and running local and district little leagues.

The official site.

The Official site.

The official site.

The Official site.

The official National Hockey League web site.

NBA

The official website for the National Basketball Association.

Complete information about National Collegiate Athletic Association regulations.

NFL

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

Official source of Olympic Games sports.

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

One of the most well-known sporting magazines.

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

       
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Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

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Upcoming Events

 
Want to boost your child’s reading enjoyment, confidence, and motivation? Reading to Maisy the therapy dog is a great way to do it. Children aged pre-k through grade 5 are encouraged to attend. Reading sessions are individual, children read on a first come, first serve basis.
Lap-Sit is an interactive program for children ages birth to 24 months and their caregivers. You’ll sing songs, fingerplays, and enjoy reading time together. Registration is required, caregiver must attend with child.
Storytime will begin with a show-and-tell time, where children will be able to share one show-and-tell item each with the group, followed by stories on various topics each week, and concluding with a related craft activity.This class is for Kindergartners through 3rd graders, Registration Required.
 Lap-Sit is an interactive program for children ages birth to 24 months and their caregivers. You’ll sing songs, fingerplays, and enjoy reading time together. Registration is required, caregiver must attend with child.
Storytime will begin with a show-and-tell time, where children will be able to share one show-and-tell item each with the group, followed by stories on various topics each week, and concluding with a related craft activity., Registration Required.
Toddlers and their caregivers can explore and play with different toys and sensory materials each week, develop fine and gross motor skills, as well as social interaction and language skills. Caregivers must accompany child during program. Recommend for ages birth-four years. Registration required

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OMNI Libraries

 

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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

 
Want to boost your child’s reading enjoyment, confidence, and motivation? Reading to Maisy the therapy dog is a great way to do it. Children aged pre-k through grade 5 are encouraged to attend. Reading sessions are individual, children read on a first come, first serve basis.
Lap-Sit is an interactive program for children ages birth to 24 months and their caregivers. You’ll sing songs, fingerplays, and enjoy reading time together. Registration is required, caregiver must attend with child.
Storytime will begin with a show-and-tell time, where children will be able to share one show-and-tell item each with the group, followed by stories on various topics each week, and concluding with a related craft activity.This class is for Kindergartners through 3rd graders, Registration Required.