On Monday, June 22 St. Charles City-County Library Branches will open our doors and return to in-person Library service. Learn more here. Note: Due to recent flooding, the Kathryn Linnemann Branch remains closed.


Arts Fest


There’s no need for llama drama,
Time for art with dad and mama.

Workshops, stories, crafts, & classes,
Stop in early to get your passes.

For families, free and fun is best,
Don’t miss the Arts and Literary Fest!

Mark your calendar for the annual Arts and Literary Festival,

Saturday, August 24 
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 
Doors open at 9:30 a.m.

at the Foundry Art Centre in St. Charles.
Click here to register for this event!

Experience family-friendly art and literature with hands-on activities and lots of FUN, including appearances by Llama Llama, star of Anna Dewdney’s beloved picture books.

  • Live performances with Ballet 314 and Jeanie Bryan Puppets

  • Story times 

  • Workshops in stop-motion animation and painting

  • Arts & crafts for toddlers, kids, and tweens 

  • Trolley Rides

     Learn more about the day's activities HERE.

This free event for all ages is presented by the Foundry Art Centre and St. Charles City-County Library.