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Library Looks to Hold Discussions on Hot Political Topic

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Galesburg Public LibraryA Chicago theater company called Silk Road Rising has an member of their company spending the fall semester at Knox College as a resident artist.   The company contacted the Galesburg Public Library looking for their help to promote the actor’s original play that will be performed during their time at Knox College.

Library Board Formally Approves Funding Mechanism for Construction Grant

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Galesburg Public LibraryThe Galesburg Public Library will soon officially have the funding in place to prove to the state they have the funds needed to match a state construction grant, if the money becomes available.

The Library’s Board of Trustees yesterday voted to approve the issuance of $5 million in debt certificates that will become the money needed for the local match of a proposed $20 million grant the library is hoping to get from the State of Illinois.