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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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Teen Book Club 2:00 pm
Teen Book Club
Feb 3 @ 2:00 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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Children’s Storytime 6:00 pm
Children’s Storytime
Feb 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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Knit Night 6:30 pm
Knit Night
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm
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[...]
Library Board Meeting 8:00 pm
Library Board Meeting
Feb 5 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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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Knit Night 6:30 pm
Knit Night
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm
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[...]
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Closed
Closed
Feb 18 all-day
Closed
Regular hours resume Tuesday, Feb. 19th. We ARE OPEN today from 5:30pm-7:30pm for Children’s Storytime class ONLY. Registration required.
Children’s Storytime 6:00 pm
Children’s Storytime
Feb 18 @ 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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Knit Night 6:30 pm
Knit Night
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm
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[...]
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Adult Book Club 6:30 pm
Adult Book Club
Feb 20 @ 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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Children’s Storytime 9:30 am
Children’s Storytime
Feb 21 @ 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
Feb 21 @ 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
Feb 21 @ 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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Knit Night 6:30 pm
Knit Night
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm
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[...]
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LIVE History Performance 6:00 pm
LIVE History Performance
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm
LIVE History Performance
Sandra Pfeifer performs “East Saint Louis: Where History, Courage, and Community Meet” on Thursday, Feb. 28th at 6pm. All programs[...]

 

 

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.