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Need Help setting up eReaders?

New Salem Community High School freshman Peter Huang will be volunteering at Bryan-Bennett Library on Wednesday, July 26, from 11:30 to 3:30 to provide assistance to local residents who need a little help setting up their eReader devices.

Peter is providing provide the help to the Library's patrons as his volunteer work, which is required in the Salem Community High School 1 to 1 I-Pad program.

If residents miss this first opportunity to get some assistance from Peter, they can also catch him on August 9 from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Bryan-Bennett Library.

For additional questions, call Bryan-Bennett Library at (618)548-3006.



  • For all ages
  • Pick up a bingo card from the Library’s circulation desk
  • Cards are available in 4 age groups: Third Grade and younger; Fourth through Sixth Grade; Seventh Grade through High School; Adult
    When you get a “bingo” either across, down, or diagonally, turn in your card at the Library and receive a prize. Your card will be put in the box for a Grand Prize Drawing on Friday, July 14. The more cards you turn in, the more chances you have of winning!
  • A drawing will be held for a grand prize winner in each of the 4 age groups. One $50 gift card Grand Prize will be awarded in each age category.
  • There will also be a drawing for a Non-Resident Bryan-Bennett Library Card. Adults may decide whether their card will be entered in the drawing for the Non-Resident Card or the $50 gift card.

Thursdays are Domino Days at Bryan-Bennett. A group of local residents meets for several lively rounds of Dominos on Thursdays from 1 to 3 p.m.

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We love ideas

Patrons are invited to share their ideas with the Library Staff and Board. To make this easier, a suggestion box is located in the area between the Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction shelves. Please let us know what you are thinking.

You may also contact the Bryan-Bennett Library Board of Trustees at

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