Spend the day at the first electrified farm in Illinois. Join the Peru Library’s 3rd Daycation bus trip on a visit to the Funks Family Farm and Museum. The tour includes the 1864 home, the Gem & Mineral Collection, and the 1860″s Machinery & Barn Museum. Registration is required
American aviator Amelia Earhart’s courageous exploits and spirited personality made her an international celebrity. She set numerous speed and altitude records before disappearing mysteriously in 1937 during an attempted around-the-world flight. Join us as Leslie Goddard shares Amelia’s upbringing, the records she broke, and her tireless work to promote opportunities for women. Leslie Goddard is Amelia Earhart at the Peru Public Library on Thursday, May 21st, beginning at 6:30pm.
The book sale is in the room to the right as you enter the main floor. Donated books, magazines and other items are added weekly.