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Online Books for Little Readers

With all the news about e-books, it’s easy to overlook an online reading resource always available with any internet connection – no downloading necessary! Through the Glen Ellyn Public Library Kids webpage, we have a few alternative ways for your

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GEPL Fall 2012 Event Guide is out!

Make sure to check your mailbox for the, Fall 2012,  Event Guide!  We are offering a lot of wonderful programs for patrons of all ages. Click the image to view online, if you see a program you would like to

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Summer Reading Wrap-Up

    Glen Ellyn Public Library patrons must be extremely full this summer. The 2994 individuals who participated in our Reading Is So Delicious Summer Reading program certainly digested an extreme amount of books. From May 21 through August 13,

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Choosing the Right Reading for NOW

Do you have a brand new kindergartner or 3rd grader or middle school student in need of summer reading? Glen Ellyn Public Library has 100,000 books. Where to start? Start with the smiling faces at the Desk as you enter

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Parking Lot Renovation

This summer, the Glen Ellyn Library will be removing and replacing its parking lot. In the process, GEPL will be making some changes. The library will be adding a new entrance at the far west end of the lot and

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Teens, don’t miss out on late night study this week!

Hey teens! Freaking out about finals yet? The library is here to help with the return of late night study this week at the library. We’re keeping the library open late just for high schoolers. There will be coffee and

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Chocolate 101

Who doesn’t love chocolate? Kevin Roblee has always had a passion for chocolate as many of us can claim, but he has taken it to a whole new level.  For 9 years, he traveled the world taking on roles in

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April Program Highlights

Culture Programs     Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes* Thursday, April 5 * 7-8 pm * Meeting Room Join us for dramatic, well-researched stories of Great Lakes shipwrecks, shared with exceptional underwater photography. American Movie Survey: The Coen Brothers* Monday,

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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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