Category Archives: Special Event

Fulton’s Amazing Race: A Scavenger Hunt for Families

an old black and white photo of a bunch of men running barefoot who appear to be carrying a couple of other men
When: Tuesday, July 18th, 5:30 – 7:15pm
Where: All teams meet in the children’s room at the library to receive instructions and begin the race.
What: Family Teams may register at the library any time between now and 5:30 pm on July 18th. Each team must have at least one adult on it. Teams will complete a scavenger hunt through downtown Fulton. Bring your camera or camera phone and complete the photo challenges for extra points. Refreshments will be served following the race.


 Join the Schmaling Memorial Library, Fulton Presbyterian Church, and Thrive Ministries for the 2nd Fulton Summer Nights of the season! Enjoy th evening  with games like bean bag toss, fishing, wheel spin, cupcake walk, 2L bottle rockets, watermelon seed spitting contest, barrel car train rides, and many, many more!

Dinner will be available for purchase from local vendors and businesses. The event is free to attend and everyone is welcome! For more information call (815) 589-4545.

Knit and Crochet at Schmaling

picture of yarn and knitting needles in a basket

The Clintonish Knitters will be knitting and crocheting at Schmaling Saturday,  June 24th, from 10am until noon.  
We encourage any adults or teens to please come join them!  All levels of experience and skill are welcome: even if you have NO experience, these ladies will have extra materials and tools available to assist and instruct.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with others who share your interests, or to be inspired by these pretty nifty knitters!