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Illinois & Michigan Canal with Sean McCambridge

In 2011, during excavation for a new building in LaSalle, hundreds of human remains were discovered in an old cemetery. Who were they and what were their stories? Some were Irish immigrants, like Sean McCambridge, who escaped near-certain starvation during … Continue reading

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Knitting Your Thing? Or maybe crocheting?

What ever your fiber craft, join the Peruvian Purlers Saturday mornings at the Peru Library. The group meets from 10-12 in the meeting room. Bring your yarn, have a ball. Saturday mornings not convenient? Drop in at another library to … Continue reading

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Teen Bake Sale and Raffle

Saturday, April 12th is the annual TAG Bake Sale, held in the main lobby from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. If you love cookies, pies, cakes, brownies, or muffins, stop by the TAG Bake Sale. The Library’s Teen Advisory Group … Continue reading

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Spring has Sprung, Reading is Fun

Join Peru Girls Scout Troop 1587 and the Peru Public Library to celebrate Spring Reading on Saturday, 29 March from 1-2pm. There will be guest readers, and story time with a craft. Children pre-school through 1st grade are welcome, but … Continue reading

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