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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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Our Volunteers Rock!

We couldn’t do it without our volunteers. Literally! Just look at the numbers. Our 48 volunteers outnumber library staff, putting in over 3,000 amazing hours each year. Our volunteers do a little bit of everything. They present story-times, clean books … Continue reading

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Daycation – Five day-trips with the Peru Library

Join us for a day-trip.  Visit the Butterworth & Deere mansions, admire Bishop Hill, see Funks Prairie Home among other tours. Registration is limited, fee includes transportation, admissions and lunch. Call or stop in for details.  

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