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Vote for Glen Ellyn Civic Betterment

The Civic Betterment Party (CBP) is a platform-neutral nominating committee made up of residents from all areas of the village. The CBP seeks, selects, and supports individuals willing to offer quality leadership to the Village and Library. The CBP will

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Information for Voters

The Glen Ellyn Public Library can now help you register to vote, check your voter registration status, request an absentee ballot, and find resources to make an informed decision this election day! Any librarian at the second floor information desk

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Library Parking Lot Renovation Concludes Ahead of Schedule

This summer, the Glen Ellyn Library removed and replaced its parking lot. A new entrance at the far west end of the lot was added, and the flow of traffic around the center island has been reversed. Patrons may now

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BookFest is this Saturday: Find out what our librarians think of the authors’ books

In a recent post, we shared the program for our upcoming festival, BookFest, which is this Saturday. For those of you who have never heard of BookFest, it’s annual festival of books in Downtown Glen Ellyn featuring emerging, local, and

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BookFest is Saturday, June 23!

BookFest is just one week from Saturday. This year, there are dozens of emerging authors, great featured authors, two luncheons, and a New York Times-bestselling keynote speaker. Check out the program and visit bookfest.org for full details. Program 8-9:30 Breakfast

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Children’s Book Week: May 7-13, 2012

What do Curious George, Frog and Toad, Hardy Boys, and Peter Pan have in common? If you recognize those characters and your children do as well, that is your answer! These books have been read and loved and passed on

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May Highlights

Check out all of the wonderful programs, classes and special events we have at GEPL in May. Programs with a plus (+) indicate those for which registration is required. Just click each program’s title to register and/or view it in

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Mark Your Calendars for BookFest 2012!

The Glen Ellyn Public Library is proud to partner with the Alliance of  Downtown Glen Ellyn, The Bookstore and Bundles of Books to bring you the 3rd annual BookFest: A Celebration of Books on Saturday, June 23, 2012. This all-ages

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