Author Archives: Peru Public Library

About Peru Public Library

Established in 1910, the Peru Public Library serves a population of over 10,000 in the Illinois Valley region of La Salle County, Illinois

June Daycation – June 18th

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 … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

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Amelia Earhart Lands at Library

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 … Continue reading

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Friends host book sale

Did you know the Friends of the Peru Library host a book sale? 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.

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