Bloomington Library will be CLOSED Monday-Thursday, May 20-23.

The Bookmobile will make its stops during these closures. The Bookmobile schedule is available at

  • Monday’s English Conversation Group will meet at STAR Literacy (201 E. Grove St.)
  • Tuesday’s Fiction Book Club will meet online via Zoom. Visit to register for this program and receive the Zoom link.

This closure will allow us to continue to unbox 107,000 books (which were moved to storage when our construction project began) and to shelve 262,000 books. Some collections and areas of the library will not be available until the library reopens on Friday, May 24.

During open hours leading up to the closure, call 309.590.6120 or text 309.446.8398 with questions.

Intro to Cosplay

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Program Type:

Online Program

Age Group:

Adult, Teens
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Program Description

Intro to Cosplay: Dress Beyond the Beaten Path

Cosplay: to dress up as a character from a movie, book, tv show, or video game.  

Whether you’re interested in elevating your next Halloween costume, preparing for a cosplay contest, starting your journey into cosplay, or just curious about what cosplay is, join us as avid cosplayer Jedimanda discusses her tips and tricks of cosplay. She will tell us about her cosplay journey as well as answer your cosplay/costuming questions.  

Teens and adults are welcome to attend!

Online registration for this program can be completed below. You may also register by calling 309.590.6168 or by visiting the Adult Services Desk at the Library and registering in person. As soon as registration is complete, you will receive an email with a link to access the online discussion.