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805 N. Chicago Street,
Geneseo, IL 61254

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Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 - 5:00 PM
Closed Sunday

You must wear a mask and sanitize your hands.

Hours of the Geneseo Public Library District
Monday-Thursday 9:00am - 8:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday - Closed
We will offer curbside service on Wednesday from 10:00am - 12:00pm.


The mission of the Geneseo Public Library District is to provide materials and services to assist library district residents of all ages to obtain information for their professional, personal, educational, recreational, cultural and reference needs. The library provides timely access to a variety of materials relevant to and of general interest to the community it serves. We assist students of all ages in meeting educational objectives, emphasizing the pursuit of lifelong learning, promoting the enjoyment of reading, and providing outreach services.

Online Resources

We provide distance-learning tools for all grade levels. Visit the following sites to supplement classroom instructions at home:

Stay Healthy & Check With Your Doctor - Don't forget your flu shot

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Super senior flu shots are 65 and older. Boosts your immune system. Ask about a pneumonia shot and the pneumonia-13 the following year. Stay healthy and visit the Geneseo Public Library District.

Farmworker Jobs Program

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Are you looking for agricultural work? The National Farmwork Jobs Program can help! They pay for a 2-year training program at no cost to you! Get more information today!

Writing Club for Youth

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Writing Club for Youth will meet starting in September. We meet the third Tuesday of every month at 3:30 at the library. Zoom is available, too.

Writing Club for Adults

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Writing Club for Adults will meet starting in September. We welcome writers of any genre looking for inspiration, encouragement, critiques if desired, and camaraderie. We meet the second Tuesday of every month at 3:30 at the library. Zoom is also available!

Staying Safe at Home

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This is a new, virtual program offered by University of Illinois Extension and 4-H that will give children and parents the tools needed to keep these students safe while home alone. Two separate sessions will be offered - register below for one or both!

Navigating School Meals during COVID-19 Webinar

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Whether participating in e-learning, in-person or a hybrid model, schools serving safe and healthy school meals are high priority. Register at

Information from the State of Illinios: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

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Get the latest news releases related to coronavirus, video archives of press conferences and tips from leading experts to keep you and your family safe.

State of Illinois Announces Help Illinois Families Initiative and More

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Blood Donors Are Needed!

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The Blood Drives are from 10:00am - 2:00pm at the Geneseo Public Library District. Mississippi Valley Blood Drive - Blood goes to Hammond - Henry and local hospitals.

Rules On The Road 2020

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Smith Studio and Gallery: Kids' Korner

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Watch our Virtual Art Programs!

State of Illinois Announces $1.3 Million in Grants for Downstate Small Businesses & More

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Downstate Small Business Stabilization Fund Awards $1.3 Million

Watch Miss Sandy on Facebook!
Watch Absolute Science Programs on Video

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Miss Sandy has videos posted on Facebook for grade school and under.
Watch Absolute Science Program Videos.

Network Administration Career Essentials:

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Practice Test For Illinois Driver's Permits

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Start Your FREE 2020 IL DMV Practice Test Now

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Library Information
805 N. Chicago Street,
Geneseo, IL 61254
Phone: 309-944-6452
Fax: 309-944-6721
Toll free number for renewals:

Contact Information:
Claire Crawford, Director