Events

December 9, 2016
  • Anime Manga Appreciation Club

    December 9, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    The Teen Anime Manga Club meets at 3:30 on the 2nd Friday of the month in the lower level of the library. We discuss everything otaku, share original mangas, watch new anime, play Yu-Gi-Oh & Pokemon, & help plan the Peru Library annual Animinicon. New members are always welcome.

December 10, 2016
  • Peruvian Purlers

    December 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    An informal weekly gathering of knitters, crocheters and others at the Peru Library. Doesn't matter if you are beginner or master, all are welcome.

December 12, 2016
  • Tech Savvy Teens

    December 12, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:45 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    We film & take photos and set up gaming & audio visual equipment at teen library events. We also assist with the library’s teen facebook page, help create flyers, and create skits for promotional library videos. Snacks are always provided.
    We meet twice a month on Mondays in the library meeting room from 3:30 – 4:45. New members are always welcome.

  • Fashion Club for 3rd thru 5th graders

    December 12, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pmLower Level Meeting Room

    Fashion Club meets the second Monday of the month September through May. Registration is limited to 12 students. Fashion design and complimentary nail art, brand identification and merchandising, winter and athletic apparel, fiber arts, jewelry accessories, and introduction to pattern use will be explored this year. This year's club is not in conjunction with 4-H. Students will register for either 5:30 pm-6:30 pm or 6:30pm -7:30 pmsession or To register, please call 815-223-0229 ext 5. or stop by the Peru Library.

  • Wiggles and Giggles

    December 12, 2016 @ 6:15 pm - 6:35 pmChildren's Room

    Families engage in the fun of finger plays, movement, and music. Although best for children ages 1-3, siblings are welcome to attend. Unstructured playtime follows each session. Call Children's Services at (815) 223-0229 x 5 to sign up.

December 13, 2016
  • Color Me Calm

    December 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    Miss coloring? Listen to your inner child and relax. Drop by between 10 and 12 for coloring, coffee and companionship the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of the month. Coffee, coloring sheets, and colored pens and pencils will be provided. Color Me Calm is held in the library's meeting room on the lower level. This program is for adults only.

  • Chess Club

    December 13, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmChildren's Room

    Chess Club meets the 1st and 2nd Tuesday in December. Chess club is open to players of all skill levels in 3rd thru 8th grades. Limited space is available. Chess instruction is taught by Ms. DeAnna Carlson. Call (815) 223-0229 x 5 to register.

December 15, 2016
  • Photography display

    December 15, 2016 - December 20, 2016Peru Public Library, 1409 11th St, Peru, IL 61354, USA

    The LP students display their photography work at the library from the 16th through the 20th.

  • Wiggles and Giggles

    December 15, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 10:20 amChildren's Room

    Families engage in the fun of finger plays, movement, and music. Although best for children ages 1-3, siblings are welcome to attend. Unstructured playtime follows each session. Call Children's Services at (815) 223-0229 x 5 to sign up.

  • Teens Talk Books

    December 15, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 4:45 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    We meet on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 3:30 in the library meeting room and talk about plenty of books. We choose one (sometimes two) for the book of the month. Snacks are always provided and new members are always welcome.

December 24, 2016
  • Christmas - Library Closed

    December 24, 2016 - December 25, 2016Peru Public Library

    The library is closed the 24th and 25th in observance of Christmas.

  • Peruvian Purlers

    December 24, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    An informal weekly gathering of knitters, crocheters and others at the Peru Library. Doesn't matter if you are beginner or master, all are welcome.

December 26, 2016
  • Christmas Day - Library Closed for Christmas Day

    December 26, 2016

December 27, 2016
  • Color Me Calm

    December 27, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmLibrary meeting room

    Miss coloring? Listen to your inner child and relax. Drop by between 10 and 12 for coloring, coffee and companionship the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of the month. Coffee, coloring sheets, and colored pens and pencils will be provided. Color Me Calm is held in the library's meeting room on the lower level. This program is for adults only.

December 31, 2016
  • New Year's - Library Closed

    December 31, 2016 - January 1, 2017Peru Public Library

    The library is closed the 31st and 1st in observance of New Year's.

  • Peruvian Purlers

    December 31, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    An informal weekly gathering of knitters, crocheters and others at the Peru Library. Doesn't matter if you are beginner or master, all are welcome.

January 2, 2017
  • Library closed in observance to New Year's Day

    January 2, 2017

January 6, 2017
  • Anime Manga Appreciation Club

    January 6, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    The Teen Anime Manga Club meets at 3:30 on the 2nd Friday of the month in the lower level of the library. We discuss everything otaku, share original mangas, watch new anime, play Yu-Gi-Oh & Pokemon, & help plan the Peru Library annual Animinicon. New members are always welcome.

  • Teen Game Night

    January 6, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pmMain Library

    Get Your Game On! We’ve got XBox 360, PS2, PS3, Wii, 5 Gaming Screens, 10 PCs for Interactive Game Play, Board Games, Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, DDR, Guitar Hero. Bring a teen rated game, we’ll play it! Teen Game Night is held on the 1st Friday of every month, is open to ages 12-18, and is a free program.

January 7, 2017
  • Peruvian Purlers

    January 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmLibrary Meeting Room

    An informal weekly gathering of knitters, crocheters and others at the Peru Library. Doesn't matter if you are beginner or master, all are welcome.

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