Drive Up Window & Permanent Book Drop are now open!

Though façade work will not be completed until July, the new drive up and the permanent book drop are now open!
Those wanting pick up hold items at the Drive-Up need to select ”Drive-Up” as the pickup library when placing the hold.
Items placed on hold for pickup at the Main Library will only be available inside the library.

History Reads Book Club

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Registration for this event will close on August 6, 2024 @ 7:00pm.
There are 23 seats remaining.

Program Description

History Reads Book Club

The History Reads Book Club will meet to discuss Cahokia: Ancient America's Great City on the Mississippi by Timothy Pauketat. 

Participants have the option to meet either in-person at Bloomington Public Library or online via Zoom. 

Cahokia by Timothy Pauketat

Registration is ONLY REQUIRED for online participants and can be completed online below, in person at the Help Desk on the library's second floor, or by calling 309.590.6168.

Contact the Help Desk at 309.590.6168 or to check out or reserve a print copy of the book. Digital copies of this book (eBook or eAudiobook) may be available through the Libby or Hoopla apps.


In partnership with the McLean County Museum of History, this book club meets quarterly and focuses on books about Illinois history. Titles may include fiction, nonfiction, biography, or books by Illinois authors.


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