CCPLD Home

   

COAL CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT

   

ADDRESS
85 N. Garfield St.
Coal City, IL 60416
815-634-4552
815-634-2950 FAX

HOURS
Mon. - Thurs. 9AM - 8 PM
Friday 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday 9 AM - 4 PM
Link to CCPLD's Facebook PageLink to https://twitter.com/CCPLDLink to CCPLD's Pinterest PageLink to CCPLD's Contact Form

Can't find it in the catalog?
Find More Illinois

Still not finding what you're looking for?
Click here to request items.
 

VIRTUAL RESOURCES

Looking for things to do with your family while you are home? Check out these virtual resources:

Storytime Laura Numeroff Reads Sharable video of her reading If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
Storytime Josh Gad Reads Actor Josh Gad Reads Olivia Goes to Venice by Ian Falconer and also The Day the Crayon Quit by Drew Daywalt
Storytime Pete the Cat Storytime on Instagram Live stream on Instagram
Storytime LUNCH DOODLES with Mo Willems LUNCH DOODLES with (children's author and illustrator) Mo Willems!
Kennedy Center Education Artist-in-Residence at Home
Storytime 100+ Free Video Read Alouds 100+ Free Videos of Celebrities Reading Aloud Picture Books
Storytime A list of regular online storytimes Have someone else read a kiddo some books!
Storytime Texas Elementary Principals & Supervisors Association storytimes Regular live storytimes on Facebook
Storytime Emily Arrow streaming schedule Emily Arrow is a children's musician
Storytime Oliver Jeffers read aloud schedule Children's author and illustrator Oliver Jeffers will be regularly reading stories on Facebook
Storytime Jarrett J. Krosoczka daily doodles! Jarrett J. Krosoczka, author & illustrator, will be doing daily doodles for the next few weeks. Announced: https://twitter.com/StudioJJK/status/1238577437363052544
Storytime Mo Willems Daily doodles Doodle with famed author Mo Willems every day!
Storytime Candlewick press Chris Van Dusen Author/Illustrator reads stories for children
 
Educational Science Mom! Regular lessons from Science Mom!
Educational Scholastic Learn From Home! Learning from home resources from one of the biggest children's publishers!
     
Virtual Visit Cincinnati zoo Free access to their animals
Virtual Visit Virtual Farm Tour

This Canadian site FarmFood 360 offers 11 Virtual Tours of farms from minks, pigs, and cows, to apples and eggs. 

Virtual Visit Visit Mars Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover.
Virtual Visit 12 Museums Offer Virtual Tours Take a tour at a museum for a fun time at home.
Virtual Visit Boston Children’s Museum

Walk through the Boston Children’s Museum thanks to Google Maps!  This virtual tour allows kids to explore 3 floors of fun. 

Virtual Visit

Animal Cams at Houston Zoo

6 animal cams available at the Houston Zoo
Virtual Visit Visit the San Diego Zoo The San Diego Zoo has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities, and games. Enjoy the tour!
Virtual Visit Visit Yellowstone National Park Mud Volcano, Mammoth Hot Springs, and so much more.
Virtual Visit The Great Wall of China This virtual tour of the Great Wall of China is beautiful and makes history come to life.
Virtual Visit Georgia Aquarium Georgia Aquarium has Jellyfish, Beluga Whales, and more
Virtual Visit Discovery Education Visit Polars in the tundra.
Virtual Visit

Panda Cam at Zoo Atlanta

Panda Cam at Zoo Atlanta
Virtual Visit Boeing and Discovery Education Visit the Johnson Space Center in Houston and explore the SLS rockets.
Virtual Visit Dropkick Murphy's St Patrick's Day Concert Live stream of Celtic rock band Dropkick Murphy's concert, Tuesday March 17, 7pm ET
Virtual Visit U.S. Space and Rocket Museum in Huntsville, AL See the Saturn 5 Rocket on YouTube and more on this tour thanks to a real father/son outing.
Virtual Visit The Louvre Travel to Paris, France to see amazing works of art at The Louvre with this virtual field trip. 
Virtual Visit

Monterey Bay Aquarium live cams

Montery Bay Aquarium live cams
Virtual Visit Nightly Met Opera Streams In an effort to continue providing opera to its audience members, the Met Opera will host “Nightly Met Opera Streams” on its official website to audiences worldwide. The encore presentations will begin at 7:30 p.m. EST each night on the company’s official website and will then be available for an additional 20 hours thereafter.