Welcome to Bryan-Bennett Library
The Bryan-Bennett Library gym is open for adults to walk during school hours.
Yes, Bryan-Bennett will be open Monday, January 18. Visit the Library and learn about extraordinary life and work of Martin Luther King Jr.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. -- Martin Luther King Jr.
Bryan-Bennett's 2016 Holiday Schedule:
New Year’s Day January 1
President’s Day February 15
Good Friday March 25
Memorial Day May 30
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day September 5
Veterans Day November 11
Thanksgiving Holiday, November 24 and 25
Christmas Holiday, December 23, 24, and 26
Dominos continues in 2016
Bryan-Bennett Library will continue to offer Dominos on Thursdays from 1 to 3 p.m. There is no charge to participate.
Preschool/Lapsit Story Times
Preschool and Lapsit Story Times will be held on the first and third Fridays at 10 a.m. There will be a light snack and an age-appropriate craft. There is no fee to participate. This program is designed for children, age 5 and younger.
Coming in 2016 ......
The annual Prince and Princess Party will be held in February.
Bryan-Bennett will celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday in March.
Due to public interest, another Family Trivia Night will be held in March.
Valentine's Day is nearing. A special collection of love stories is featured on a display near the Fiction area.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Southern Illinois Libraries on The Go
Patrons with a Bryan-Bennett card may come to the Library to get their accounts set up to download E-Books. Bryan-Bennett is part of the Southern Illinois Libraries on the Go, a consortium of libraries in the region. The consortium subscribes to OverDrive, a leading full-service distributor of eBooks.Please contact Bryan-Bennett Library for more information.
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