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Glen Ellyn DEI Project Summary

By: GEPL Staff

In January 2021, Glen Ellyn Public Library and the Village of Glen Ellyn initiated the Glen Ellyn DEI Project to help the community devise a collective strategy to enhance DEI in the Village of Glen Ellyn in ways that are integrative, holistic, sustainable, and enduring. Interested community members can learn more about the January sessions

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Plans to Resume Library Operations

By: GEPL Staff

The Glen Ellyn Public Library is currently working to resume as many of our services as are safely possible. If you have any questions, please contact the library.     Current Hours of Service Service Hours Grab ‘n Go Library Services and Drive-Up Window Monday – Thursday | 9 am – 8 pm Friday | 9

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COVID-19 Vaccine Pop-Up Clinic Full

By: GEPL Staff

Thank you to the Glen Ellyn staff and volunteers who made possible this week’s upcoming COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center! Over 3,800 seniors ages 65 and older were contacted through the library’s vaccine call center to schedule appointments, and all time slots are now full. We know there are still many

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In Solidarity with our Asian American and Pacific Islander Community

By: GEPL Staff

The Glen Ellyn Public Library recognizes that the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community has been deeply impacted by recent events. While this week’s attacks are still under investigation, the spread of hate speech and violence against AAPI individuals, especially during the pandemic, is undeniable. We stand in solidarity with AAPI individuals and firmly

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Programs

  • Thursday Evening Book Club
    Thursday, May 13, 2021 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
    Virtual Program
    Discuss The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi. Copies of book discussion titles are available on the 2nd floor near the study rooms, or you can request a copy...
  • Friends Used Book Sale
    Saturday, May 15, 2021 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Basement - Friends Area
    Purchase quality, gently-used books at discount prices from the Friends of the Library (FoL). Limited Admission: 20 people at a time. Attendees may line up in the lobby and can be...
  • The Brothers Grimm: A Walking Play!
    Saturday, May 22, 2021 2:00 pm to 2:45 pm
    Library Parking Lot
    Inkwell Arts & Learning present The Brothers Grimm in an interactive, hilarious, and educational journey through some of their favorite stories! Each tale takes place at a different outdoor location,...
  • Vitalant Blood Drive
    Monday, May 24, 2021 1:30 pm to 7:00 pm
    Library Parking Lot
    It doesn’t take much time and every donation has the power to save up to three lives. Schedule your donation appointment online or call 877-25-VITAL. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments...
  • Paint Like Frida
    Thursday, June 3, 2021 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
    Virtual Program
    Christine Thornton of Hello Art Studio will guide you through a creative project and provide tips to help you paint like Frida Kahlo! An activity kit is available for pickup at the...
  • Fix-A-Flat and Basic Maintenance Bicycle Clinic
    Saturday, June 5, 2021 9:00 am to 10:00 am
    Library Parking Lot
  • 2021 Summer Reading
    Monday, June 7, 2021 12:00 am to 12:00 am
    Virtual Program
    Read to Color Your World
  • Glen Ellyn Environmental Series: Healthy Homes and Yards
    Wednesday, June 9, 2021 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
    Virtual Program
  • Thursday Evening Book Club
    Thursday, June 10, 2021 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
    Virtual Program
    Copies of book discussion titles are available on the 2nd floor near the study rooms, or you can request a copy for pick up at the drive-up window by calling...
  • Stories & Songs of African People with Shanta Nurullah
    Monday, June 14, 2021 12:00 am to 12:00 am
    Virtual Program
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