Library News and Archives

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Geneva Public Library and FLIMA team up to get things loud at the library

On Tuesdays this summer, instead of shushing, Geneva Public Library Staff will be encouraging the atmosphere to get loud for Tuesdays on the Terrace.

Evening at 221B Baker Street

Join Rachel and Rebecca Oshlag, StoriesGalorious scholars and genuine tellers of tales on July 15 for an evening of mystery and unparalleled entertainment as they tell one of Sherlock and Watson's most exciting cases, The Adventure of the Speckled Band. (Murder Most Foul! Villainy! Heroes to the Rescue!)

Visit Geneva Reads and the Library at the Geneva Farmer's Market

Celebrate National Anti-Boredom month by visiting the Library and Geneva Reads at the Geneva Farmer's Market on Thursday, July 23rd. 

Library Gardens Growing Gratitude Not Weeds Thanks to Our Volunteers

The core of the Library's identity is to be vibrant and welcoming, and thanks to the work of volunteers, that identity carries out beyond our doors and into the Library's grounds.

Thank You to Shuttleworth Asphalt Sealing

Thanks to Shuttleworth Asphalt Sealing and their donation of new painted lines for the Library's parking lot, parking in our lot is now a little more manageable.

Summer Reading Program for Adults

“Escape the Ordinary” and get rewarded for reading with the Geneva Public Library’s 2015 Adult Summer Reading Program!

Tuesdays on the Terrace

On Tuesdays this summer, instead of shushing, Geneva Public Library Staff will be encouraging the atmosphere to get loud for Tuesdays on the Terrace. See Threads of Gold perform on Tuesday, June 30th. 

June 20th- Genealogy Research Group Welcomes Historical Society's Karen Osburn

The Genealogy Research Group is pleased to have Karen Osburn from the Geneva Historical Society as a guest at their June 20th meeting. Karen will be speaking about current projects at the Historical Society, how she archives materials, and what the Historical Society looks for in determining what materials to house.

Summer Programming for Youth

The 2015 Summer Program is open to young people, preschool through young adult, with programs, prize drawings, storytimes, performers, reading activities and more.

How are We Doing?

If you have been in the library recently, you may have noticed the bright pink cards at each of our service desks. We would love to hear about the great service you have received from our staff.

The Terrace is Now Open

Thanks to a generous grant from Senator Mike Nozzolio, we were able to purchase new patio furniture for our terrace.

Thank You Bicycle Center

James Hogan at Geneva Bicycle Center generously donated five bicycle locks to the Geneva Public Library.

Upcoming Fall Booksale: Book Donations Needed

The Friends of the Geneva Public Library are getting ready for another booksale and ask for your help.