Events

Yesterday

  1. Genealogy Discussion Group
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Monday, May 23rd
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Whether you're a novice in researching ancestry or already a seasoned genealogist, all are invited to come join this new discussion group. This is a collaboration of Brimfield Public Library and the Peoria County Genealogical Society.

      The Genealogy Discussion group aims to meet monthly on the 4th Monday of the month.

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Today

  1. Book Club
    • Start time: 01:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, May 24th
    • End time: 02:30pm
    • Join us for book club on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 1:00-2:00. New members are always welcome! Stop by the circulation desk to pick up a copy of this months book.Next Date: May 24 from 1:00-2:00 - Discussing "The Midnight Library" by Matt HaigThe Brimfield Book Club voted their best book read in 2021 to be "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr which is a New York Times Bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to sruvive the devastation of World War II. The runner up chosen by the book club was "The Nightingale" by Kristin Hannah. The Nightingale also took place in German occupied France during World War II and showcases the courage of two sisters. Both books are available in multiple formats for check out at the library. Grab a copy today!

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Thursday, May 26th

  1. Book Babies
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Thursday, May 26th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Help your little one develop their literacy skills and get some of their wiggles out as we share songs, signs, stories, and rhymes together. We will be practicing social distancing and following library mask guidelines. Children over the age of two will be allowed to remove their masks during the program when they are in their Book Baby Bubble.

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  2. Yoga at the Library
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Thursday, May 26th
    • End time: 07:00pm
    • Join instructor Nancy Shallenberger for Yoga in the Library's Activity Room every Thursday evening from 6:00-7:00. All ages are welcome and cost is $4.00 per class.

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  3. Astronomy Club
    • Start time: 08:30pm
    • End date: Thursday, May 26th
    • End time: 09:15pm
    • Grades 4-12Use the library's telescope to find objects in the night sky with Peoria Astronomical Society member Bob Pauer. If weather does not allow for clear viewing, alternate astronomy-related activities will be offered in the Activity Room. Astronomy Club is open to students in grades 4-12. To register for Astronomy Club, call 309-446-9575 or email khahn@brimfieldlibrary.org.

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Friday, May 27th

  1. Puzzle Club
    • Start time: 09:00am
    • End date: Friday, May 27th
    • End time: 12:30pm
    • Join us weekly, in a fun and laid back atmosphere to put together puzzles in the company of others who also enjoy working puzzles.

      A wide variety of puzzles are available ranging from 300 pieces to 1000 pieces.

      No registration is required for the free event. Open to ages 18+.

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Monday, May 30th

  1. Library Closed

Thursday, June 2nd

  1. Book Babies
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Thursday, June 2nd
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Help your little one develop their literacy skills and get some of their wiggles out as we share songs, signs, stories, and rhymes together. We will be practicing social distancing and following library mask guidelines. Children over the age of two will be allowed to remove their masks during the program when they are in their Book Baby Bubble.

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  2. Yoga at the Library
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Thursday, June 2nd
    • End time: 07:00pm
    • Join instructor Nancy Shallenberger for Yoga in the Library's Activity Room every Thursday evening from 6:00-7:00. All ages are welcome and cost is $4.00 per class.

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