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Absolute Science

Join us on Friday, November 11 at 2:00 PM for Absolute Science, an educational and fun hands-on program catering to all ages. Watch and take part in awesome experiments while learning the science behind them.


Nov. 1, 6:30 PM

Teens, come celebrate the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). We’ll decorate sugar skulls, make paper flowers, and more. Open to teens aged 12-18 (or in grades 6-12). This program is co-sponsored by the Galesburg High School Foreign Language Club.



If you are a writer taking on the challenge of NaNoWriMo, come to the library for our NaNoWriMo support group! Commiserate with other writers, share snacks while discussing plot points, or even just work on your novel. Click "Calendar" below for a full schedule.


My Account / Catalog

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.