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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.

NOTE: Our Summer Reading Program for ages 6-12 is now open for registration.
Click here for more information 2022 Summer Reading Program

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

Free Online Newspaper Access

 

 

Featured New Releases

The Overnight Guest

The Overnight Guest

Heather Gudenkauf

Steal

Steal

James Patterson and Howard Roughan

Horsewoman

Horsewoman

James Patterson and Mike Lupica

Her Hidden Genius

Her Hidden Genius

Marie Benedict

 

New Children’s Books

What is Love?

What is Love?

Mac Barnett

Just Help!

Just Help!

Sonia Sotomayor

Circle Under Berry

Circle Under Berry

Carter Higgins

10 Little Tractors

10 Little Tractors

Bailey Annie

 

Upcoming Events

May
30
Mon
Closed – Memorial Day
May 30 all-day

We will be closed to observe Memorial Day. Thank you.

Jun
14
Tue
Library Board Meeting
Jun 14 @ 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.

Jun
15
Wed
Adult Book Club
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm

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

 

Download/Print Schedule

Jul
1
Fri
Summer Reading Program
Jul 1 – Jul 28 all-day

 

 

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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.