Welcome to Palestine Public Library District!

 

201 S. WASHINGTON ST., PALESTINE, IL  62451

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

New Books

Look past the books at what we have to offer.

June 2019:

The 18th Abduction - James Patterson

Redemption (Memory Man Series)  - David Baldacci

Lovely War - Julie Berry

Unsolved (Invisible) - James Patterson

The Friends We Keep - Jane Green

The Road to Home - Richard Paul Evans



July 2019

Educated: A Memoir - Tara Westover

Thin Air - Jessica Shaw

The Program: Complete Collection - Suzanne Young

The Never Game - Jeffery Deaver

Queen Bee - Dorothea Benton

Blessing in Disguise - Danielle Steel

Summer of '69 - Elin Hilderbrand

Dark Tribute (An Eve Duncan) - Iris Johansen

Principles: Life and Work - Ray Dalio

Under the Table -  Stephanie Evanovich

The Yankee Widow - Linda Lael Miller

Lost and Found - Daniellle Steel

Far and Away (The Godmothers) - Fern Michaels

Resistance Women - Jennifer Chiaverini

The Better Sister - Alafair Burke

Someone Knows -  Lisa Scottoline

Saving Meghan -  D. J. Palmer

Miracle at St. Andrews - James Patterson


Summer Reading Program

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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

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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 Wednesdays 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

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The book sale is still going on through Labor Day. We are continuously adding new books and dvds to the for sale table.  All you can fit in a bag for $3.00


Computer Workshops

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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!

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

About Us

How We're Helping

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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

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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.