THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, APRIL 15

  • The Bookmobile WILL make all its stops. View the Bookmobile schedule at bit.ly/bookmobilesched.
  • Our book return drop box and tax forms will be placed outdoors near the Olive Street entrance.
  • The meeting of the English Language Conversation Group will move to STAR Literacy (201 E. Grove).

This closure will allow us to apply asphalt to our parking lot.

Call 309.590.6120 with questions.

Virtual Author Visit: Shannon Hale & LeUyen Pham

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Program Type:

Story Time, Online Program

Age Group:

Child, Teens
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Program Description

Virtual Author Visit with Shannon Hale & LeUyen Pham

Join us for a virtual author visit with writer Shannon Hale and illustrator LeUyen Pham! The pair will talk about their books (Real Friends, Best Friends and Friends Forever), answer questions, and share an engaging activity! This is a program offered in partnership with Aurora Public Library and 34 additional Illinois libraries.

Online registration for this program can be completed at bit.ly/halepham. You may also register by calling 309.590.6155 or by visiting the Children's Services Desk at the Library and registering in person. After registering, you will receive an email with a link to access the online discussion. 

All are also welcome to come to the Children's Department at Bloomington Public Library to watch the program with Ms. Alex on a large screen computer. Additionally, those who visit the Children's Desk during the week before the program or for the program itself will receive a bookmark, coloring page, drawing activity, and word search related to  Real Friends, Best Friends and a Friends Forever.