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

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

Events

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Children’s Storytime 6:00 pm
Children’s Storytime
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm
Children's Storytime
For ages 2-5, Ms. Jan’s Storytime class has three class offerings for parents to choose from: Monday evening 6pm, Thursday[...]
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Library Board Meeting 8:00 pm
Library Board Meeting
Apr 2 @ 8:00 pm
Library Board Meeting
Monthly Library Board Meetings are open to the public and take place in the children’s room of the library.
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Children’s Storytime 9:30 am
Children’s Storytime
Apr 4 @ 9:30 am
Children's Storytime
For ages 2-5, Ms. Jan’s Storytime class has three class offerings for parents to choose from: Monday evening 6pm, Thursday[...]
Children’s Storytime 10:30 am
Children’s Storytime
Apr 4 @ 10:30 am
Children's Storytime
For ages 2-5, Ms. Jan’s Storytime class has three class offerings for parents to choose from: Monday evening 6pm, Thursday[...]
Children’s Storytime 6:00 pm
Children’s Storytime
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm
Children's Storytime
For ages 2-5, Ms. Jan’s Storytime class has three class offerings for parents to choose from: Monday evening 6pm, Thursday[...]
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Kids Yoga 10:00 am
Kids Yoga
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Kids Yoga
  Intended for children Pre-K through 3rd Grade, each child along with an adult (mom, dad, grandparent, etc.) will participate[...]
Kids Yoga 10:45 am
Kids Yoga
Apr 6 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Kids Yoga
  Intended for children Pre-K through 3rd Grade, each child along with an adult (mom, dad, grandparent, etc.) will participate[...]
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National Library Week
National Library Week
Apr 7 – Apr 13 all-day
National Library Week
National Library Week is April 7-13. We will celebrate with a guessing contest and a Kindle giveaway. Stop by the[...]
Teen Book Club 7:00 pm
Teen Book Club
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm
Teen Book Club
For teens ages 13-19 who love to read: This group meets the first Sunday of each month at 7pm. Led[...]
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Mindful Meditation 6:30 pm
Mindful Meditation
Apr 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Mindful Meditation
  This is a free introductory class about meditation and its brain benefits. Participants will sit or lie comfortably while[...]
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Adult Book Club 6:30 pm
Adult Book Club
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm
Adult Book Club
This group meets the third Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm. Check out what the group is discussing next! Registration[...]
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Closed 12pm-3pm 12:00 pm
Closed 12pm-3pm
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Closed 12pm-3pm
We will be closed from 12:00pm to 3:00pm to observe Good Friday. Our “open hours” on Good Friday are: 10am-12pm[...]
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Kids Yoga 10:00 am
Kids Yoga
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Kids Yoga
  Intended for children Pre-K through 3rd Grade, each child along with an adult (mom, dad, grandparent, etc.) will participate[...]
Kids Yoga 10:45 am
Kids Yoga
Apr 20 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Kids Yoga
  Intended for children Pre-K through 3rd Grade, each child along with an adult (mom, dad, grandparent, etc.) will participate[...]
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LIVE History Performance 6:00 pm
LIVE History Performance
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm
LIVE History Performance
Brian Fox Ellis performs “A Soldier’s Tale: The Civil War from the Front Lines” on Thursday, Apr. 25th at 6pm.[...]
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Children’s Storyteller 6:00 pm
Children’s Storyteller
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm
Children's Storyteller
Sherry Norfolk is coming back! For ages 2-7, Sherry tells captivating and interactive stories that teach children to use their[...]
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RECURRING EVENTS

Adult Book Club

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

 

Children’s Storytime

For ages 2-5, Ms. Jan’s Storytime class has four class offerings for parents to choose from: Monday evening 6pm, Thursday morning 9:30am and 10:30am, or Thursday evening 6pm. During Storytime the children listen to a story, role-play or re-tell a story, dance, and sometimes make a craft! Registration required.


Knit Night

Tuesday nights are Knit Nights at the Breese Library. The group meets at 6:30pm in the Children’s Room. If you’re brand new, there is an instructor present to help you get started. Crochet and knit lovers are both welcome! This is a social group.

 

Summer Reading Program

Throughout the month of July, children ages 6-12 are encouraged to learn about the library system by completing a scavenger hunt and reading various materials the library has to offer. Entertaining events are held every Friday in July followed by a party at the end of the month for participants who complete the summer reading challenge.

 

Teen Book Club

For teens ages 13-19 who love to read, this group meets on designated Sunday nights at 7pm, usually spaced out every 4-5 weeks. Led by Library Director and former high school English teacher Kelly Zurliene, the members read a Young Adult novel prior to meeting. Check out what the group is reading next! Registration required.