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Upcoming events for the Library in October!

Banned Books Week - Mug Shot

Wednesday, Sep. 30th, 12-1pm

E230 Carl Sandburg College Library, Galesburg campus

Banned Books Week (BBW) is celebrated nationwide Sep 27 - Oct 3. Stop by the libraries at Galesburg, Carthage and Bushnell to learn more about Banned Books!

Galesburg campus - Wed Sep 30th you can stop at the Galesburg campus library to get your own BBW Mug Shot taken.

Carthage campus - Get your own BBW Mug Shot all week, and sign up for a chance to win prizes!

Bushnell campus - Stop by to learn more with the BBW display and get free bookmarks!

Visiting author: Leon Logothetis

Wednesday, Oct. 7th, 12-1pm

Student Center - Carl Sandburg College, Tom L. Wilson Boulevard, Galesburg, IL, United States

Please join us in the Student Center to listen to the inspirational speaker and author, Leon Logothetis on Oct. 7th!

"Leon Logothetis is a global adventurer, motivational speaker & philanthropist. He used to be a broker in the city of London where he felt uninspired and chronically depressed. He gave it all up for a life on the road. This radical life change was inspired by the inspirational movie The Motorcycle Diaries."

"He is the host of the TV series Amazing Adventures Of A Nobody. His new book The Kindness Diaries, published by Readers Digest, is available now and chronicles Leon’s circumnavigation of the globe on kindness."

For more info contact Amy Jo Caulkins

Coordinator of Library Services


Spooky Halloween Readings

Monday, Oct. 26th, 12pm to Wednesday, Oct. 28th, 1pm

Carl Sandburg College Library, Galesburg, IL, United States

Galesburg, IL

Stop by the Library for Spooky Halloween Readings Mon-Wed, Oct 26-28 12p-1p by the Humanities & Fine Arts (HFA) instructors! Bring your lunch and grab a Halloween inspired snack!