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(618) 526-7361 • 530 North Third St Breese, Illinois

(618) 526-7361 • 530 North Third St Breese, Illinois

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Welcome to the Breese Public Library

The Breese Public Library was established in 1962 in Breese, IL. We are wonderfully situated in beautiful downtown Breese with tasty eateries and shops nearby! Our library is a trusted community hub for information and connectivity. “Like” us on Facebook for the latest event information.

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Thurs:  10am – 8pm
      Friday:    10am – 6pm
Saturday:    8am – 1pm

Free Online Newspaper Access


Upcoming Events

Library Board Meeting
Dec 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Monthly Library Board Meetings are open to the public and take place in the children’s room of the library.

Adult Book Club
Dec 20 @ 6:30 pm

This group meets the third Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm. Check out what the group is discussing next!


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Closed – Christmas
Dec 23 – Dec 25 all-day

We will be closed to observe the Christmas holiday: Dec. 23-25. Thank you.

Close at 5pm- New Years Eve
Dec 31 all-day

We will close at 5pm today. Thank you.



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Library Operations to Limit Spread of Germs

  • We offer foyer pickup services upon request.
  • Automatic hand sanitizer stations are located at each entrance.
  • Door knobs and commonly touched surfaces are sanitized daily.