107 NE Monroe Peoria, Illinois 61602-1070

On Tuesday, January 23 and Wednesday, January 24, the library's checkout software will be upgraded. During the upgrade process, library patrons and staff will be unable to register, renew or modify library card account information or place or modify holds/reserves of materials. Users will not be able to check out books from the e-book services ADML and e-Read Illinois on Tuesday morning. Books and audiobooks that have been downloaded already. will work The upgrade will affect most local public libraries. Please contact the library staff for additional assistance. Thank you for your patience while we bring you improved service.

Family Activity Nights Scheduled for 2018

Peoria Public Library North Branch will host a Family Activity Night once a month on the third Wednesday of each month beginning January 17. The programs begin at 6:30 p.m. and offer a wide variety of activities the entire family can enjoy together. Mark your calendar and bring your family and friends for these fun activities.

January – Learn Morse Code and send secret messages

February – Come play chess or checkers

March – Build your own board game

April – Play one of our card games, or make up a  new one

May – Learn a few yo-yo tricks

June – Build and decorate a bird feeder

July – Build the perfect paper airplane

August – Play a giant game of Word Winder

September – Decorate a box to turn into a family “time capsule”

October – Carve a Jack O’ Lantern 

November – Write and illustrate a story together

December – Decorate cookies


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