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Galesburg Public Library

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Pinterest Club

Thursday, October 25 at 6:30PM. Get in on the rock painting craze and the terrarium trend by making your own cacti terrarium! Cost is $1. Open to all ages.



Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00am & 6:00pm. Come explore a topic in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math through hands-on, station-based activities! Open to kids ages 5-12. Signup is required, and children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

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Magic Wand Maker

Never got your Hogwarts acceptance letter? We can’t help with that, but we can help you make your own magic wand in the style of Harry Potter or Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them! Open to teens ages 12-18 or in grades 6-12. Please sign up at the Reference Desk or by calling 343-6118.


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The online catalog requires a password (or PIN) to access your account online. Through the online catalog, you can review your account, renew materials, and put your name on wait lists by placing holds.


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Books You Can Die in the Middle of

P.J. O'Rourke advises "Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it." Let Galesburg Public Library staff and friends guide you in finding those books.