Monthly Archives: September 2011

Teen Read Week at the Glen Ellyn Library

The Glen Ellyn Public Library will celebrate Teen Read Week (October 16-22, 2011) with special events and programs aimed at encouraging area teens to read for the fun of it. Thousands of libraries, schools and bookstores across the country will

Posted in GEPL Teens, teens

Kindle Books Have Arrived at the Library!

On September 21, 2011, Amazon announced that public libraries would now be able to offer Kindle-compatible e-books for the first time. Glen Ellyn is one of the 11,000 libraries that have been waiting, along with millions of library patrons across

Posted in Books, GEPL News, Technology

The Tween Spot!

Did you know that the Glen Ellyn Library has a space set aside especially for middle schoolers? If you’re in 6th, 7th or 8th grade, grab a seat in one of our booths on the first floor to hang out

Posted in GEPL Tweens, tweens

Why the Glen Ellyn Public Library is Special

Chief among the Village of Glen Ellyn’s many treasures are its schools, community spirit and the Glen Ellyn Public Library. GEPL provides the fertile ground to prepare the residents of our community to be informed citizens and leaders. We have

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