Closed ~ Labor Day

Bertolet Memorial Library will be closed Monday, September 4th, in observance of Labor Day. We will reopen at 10:00 AM on September 5th.

The Life & Sacrifice of Sgt. Ralph DeWitt, U.S. Army Air Corp

Tuesday, August 29th 7:00 P.M.

Join Post Historian Scott Bicksler from the Jerry Wickam American Legion Post IL-1148 as he shares the life and sacrifice of local WWII hero and POW, Sgt. Ralph DeWitt, U.S. Army Air Corps. This presentation will be held at Bertolet Memorial Library, 705 Main St, Leaf River.

Mississippi River Life

Saturday, August 12th 10:00 AM

Join us on Saturday, August 12th at 10:00 AM for the program Mississippi River Life, presented by the Mississippi River Museum. Mussels, snakes, and beavers: Each species has a niche or role in the environment Through the use of pelts and other hands on items, participants will explore animals that call the Mississippi River home!

Get SSET 4 School

SSET 4 School (Supplying Students Educational Tools 4 School) is a local group that collects and distributes school supplies for our students in the FVV school district.  Bring new school supplies to Bertolet Memorial Library now through August 3rd. Markers, glue, calculators, lunch bags, backpacks, and more are all needed to help these students start the school year off on the right track!  Distribution will be held in Forreston around August 9th.