Welcome to Palestine Public Library District!



Phone: 618.586.5317  Email: palestinelibrary@outlook.com  Fax: 618.586.9711

Our services

Look past the books at what we have to offer.

Look past the books to find what we have to offer: Technology supplies and help, online services, job and school help & more.

Summer Reading Program


The Summer Reading Program was a huge success.  All the kids had a great time.  We would again like to thank all the Sponsors that made our Summer Reading Program possible:  

Lincolnland Agri-Energy LLC, Hershey, 

First Robinson Savings Bank,  Robert Taylor 

Goodwine Funeral Homes, Inc,  Amvets

Mullens Dressing,  Marathon Petroleum, 

Palestine Chamber of Commerce, David Hughes, 

Cheryl Mefford, Flying  S Inc, Taco Bell, 

Dairy Queen, Monicals, & Eagle Theater.

Tech Talk


Abbey McCord has been selected as the recipient of the 2019-2020 Tech Talk Scholarship.  She will be here at the library on Mondays and Tuesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 beginning on August 19th to help you  with all your technology questions.  This Scholarship is provided for by Diana Hughes and Doug Davis.

Summer Book Sale


The book sale is still going on. We are continuously adding new books to the for sale table.  Come in, and we will make you a deal.

Computer Workshops


Excel Workshop with Linda Branch is scheduled for August 20, 22, 27, & 29 from 3 -5 p.m.  Call today and reserve a spot.  This is a great class and is free of charge. 

This class is funded by the Herning Grant

New Director!


Palestine Public Library welcomes it's new Director, Kristen McCormack!

About Us

How We're Helping


We are a community-based organization focused on helping make the world around us a better, happier place. With the help of our tireless staff, we organize fundraisers, exciting community-building events, and in-depth training sessions for our volunteers.

Thank You


Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you. 


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We are dedicated to improving the lives of those in our community. Your contribution today helps us make a difference.