OTTAWA — Upcoming activities at Reddick Library, 1010 Canal St., 815-434-0509 and reddicklibrary.org, will include:
- “Ready, Set, Read,” a story time for children ages 3 to 6, will take place from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7.
- Gamers Group will meet from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7. Wii, Xbox, card and board games and snacks will be included.
- The Italian Language Group, open to all teens and adults wanting to learn Italian, will meet from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7.
- “Shake, Rattle, Read,” a musical story time for children 6 months to 3 years, will take place from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8.
- The book “Goldfinch," by Donna Tartt, will be discussed at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 at the next meeting of Wednesday Evening Book Group.
- Reading with specially-trained therapy dogs will run from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9.
- Illinois Valley Cellular will present a smartphone class from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Nov. 10. Guests can learn how to use phones of all types in this free class.
- A great movie and free popcorn will be showcased from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, for a no school matinee.
- The Loop Group will meet from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. Guests can learn to knit or crochet in a fun environment with knowledgeable people.