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New Visitor

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on August 27, 2016 at 12:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Your Greig Memorial Library has a new visitor. We're trying to convince her to get a Library card.

5K Run

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on August 5, 2016 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Once again the Friends of the Greig Memorial Library put on a great 5K run. With over 60 runners, family, friends and volunteers we had quite a crowd. Prizes, ribbons and trophies were given out for the various categories. The Overall Female and Overall Male trophies were awarded to Olivia Frail and Caelin Foley by Dave Sheppard, Librarian. Congratulations to all the winners and we thank everyone for participating and helping.

Summer Reading Sponsors

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on July 21, 2016 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Your Greig Memorial Library 2016 Summer Reading Program was funded by a grant from the George and Marilee Miller Foundation.

Additional community support was provided by the Oneida Telephone Exchange and the ROWVA Schools Foundation. We also thank the members of the community and the parents that helped with the projects and events.

Thank you to everyone who helped make this event the success that it was!

E-Reader Award

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on July 21, 2016 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (0)

The drawing for the Kindles was held and our two winners are Laurabeth Bosomworth and Jaylen Haynes.

Summer Reading Swim Party

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on July 21, 2016 at 10:10 AM Comments comments (0)

The Summer Reading Program Swim Party was a great time for everyone! The kids had a great time in the water and on the floats and got the parents participating in the fun as well.


Summer Reading Program Swim Party

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on July 9, 2016 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

The Summer Reading Program is almost over.

Don't forget the Swim Party for Readers and their families.

The party will be at Hawthorne Municipal Indoor Pool, 2331 Veterans Drive, Galesburg, from 2 - 4 pm on July 17, 2016.

All Reading Program registered readers and their immediate families are welcome to participate.

If you haven't already, please fill out the reservation sheet at your Greig Memorial Library.

Reading Program Drawing

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on July 9, 2016 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

The drawing for the E-reader will be Saturday July 16, 2016 at 11:00 at your Greig Memorial Library. Junior High and High School readers who have met their reading goals will be eligible to win.

Monarch Butterfly Presentation

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on July 9, 2016 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

The Monarch Butterfly Presentation was very educational and entertaining. Our patrons were shown with pictures, charts and maps when and where Monarchs migrate and how to distinguish between a Monarch and a close look-alike.


Ameren Illinois Seminar

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on July 9, 2016 at 10:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Our seminar with Ameren Illinois was a rousing success. Our patrons were entertained and educated on Saving Energy and Storm Preparedness. Along with knowledge our patrons left with door prizes and give aways in hand.


Summer Reading Program Craft Time

Posted by Greig Memorial Library on June 29, 2016 at 3:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Many of our Summer Reading participants are enjoying our Wednesday afternoon Craft Time. You too can come in, discuss what you've been reading and take home something you made yourself!

 

Craft Time is Wednesdays from 4 to 6. Join us!



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