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Library Workshops Spring 2019



National Library Week Book Sale
April 8-12, 2019
FREE Prizes and Treats all week!

Hardback books 50¢
Paperback books 25¢
Miscellaneous 25¢
*Half priced April 15-18

Open to the public

During open library hours: Mon-Thu 7:45AM-6:00PM, Fri 7:45AM-4:45PM



NEA Big Read Book Discussion

Before the event, stop by the Sandburg Library to pick up a FREE copy of the book When the Emperor was Divine by Julie Otsuka while supplies last. Free copies will also be available at Galesburg Public Library.

Join us in the Sandburg Library Wednesday, April 17, 2019 12:15-12:45 p.m. for a book discussion of When the Emperor was Divine. The discussion will be led by Coordinator of Library Services Rebecca Eaton. Learn more about the novel,

Bring your own lunch and we'll provide a snack!

Open to the Public.



Author Visit: Claire Hartfield

Thursday, April 25, 2019 12:15-1:00 p.m. - Carl Sandburg College Room C102

Join us in Room C102 for a special literary treat with author Claire Hartfield, winner of the 2019 Coretta Scott King Book Award for her YA nonfiction title A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919. For more Sandburg Festival Events, visit  

Refreshments provided!

For more information: Sandburg Library 309.341.5257,