Paw Paw Library closed; Pilcrow Grant celebration postponed

PAW PAW - The Illinois Library Association (ILA) has recommended that due to the spread of Coronavirus, public and academic libraries suspend public operations, including closing for a period of time.

For the health and safety of the public, the Paw Paw Public Library District will close on Wednesday, March 18 and reopen on Tuesday, March 31. The Pilcrow Foundation Grant celebration scheduled for Thursday, March 19 at the library has been cancelled and will be rescheduled next month.

Fines and due dates are being suspended during this time as are inter library loans. Books may be returned in the book drop or wait until the library reopens.

For the full ILA report, visit