Penny Wagher

  Penny Wagher   What inspired you to support the library and library foundation? As a child we were raised with reading and going to the library. After retirement my dad often spent afternoon reading magazines at their library. When I came to Galesburg I continued the tradition of using our library and found an amazing helpful staff. Are there […]

Naomi Law

  Naomi Law   What inspired you to support the library and library foundation? People often select their communities based on the schools and the libraries. Galesburg has a good school system and the potential for a great library. We honor and celebrate books. With two colleges in our small town, we value learning and educations. When I returned to […]

Library seeks eminent domain on West Main

GALESBURG — A Monday vote by the Galesburg City Council could grant the Galesburg Public Library more agency in acquiring property for its long-awaited building project. The vote to grant the library eminent domain authority will allow the Galesburg Public Library Board of Trustees to use eminent domain to acquire property for the construction of a new public library. Read More