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

1893 Chicago: A City To Die For

Chicago in 1893 was hailed as city of cities, home of the World’s Fair. But behind the gleaming facades were darker doings. On January 22nd Megan Baznik and Tricia Kelly combine the glory and the shadows swirling about the Columbian Exposition–in particular, what it … Continue reading

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Library Board Meeting Rescheduled for 15th

The Library Board cancelled on the 8th due to weather conditions has been rescheduled for Thursday, January 15th. The meeting will begin at 6 pm in the library’s meeting room.

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Download a Zinio eMagazine

Peru Public Library patrons have access to Zinio to download magazines from the comfort of home. Using Zinio, you have unlimited access to complete digital issues of magazines, for viewing on most Internet-enabled devices inside or outside of the library. … Continue reading

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Closing at 5 pm – Board meeting cancelled

Due to the extreme weather, the library is closing at 5 pm. Our board meeting is cancelled for this evening. Our regular hours resume at 9 tomorrow morning.

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