We offer fantastic field trips

A field trip to our library offers convenience and flexibility for teachers — and memorable experiences for your students.

A field trip to the Champaign Public Library offers convenience and flexibility for teachers — and great experiences for students.

  • Groups of all sizes are welcome.
  • We’ll work with your schedule. Visits can last 30 minutes to 2 hours.
  • Each visit is well-organized. Students are never left with nothing to do.
  • We’ll plan programs just for your grade level.
  • Our facilities are easy to get to. We’re on bus lines and parking is free.

We’ll get your kids busy:

  • Learning library skills. We’ll teach the ins and outs of finding good information, developing search strategies, and using the library catalog.
  • Doing class research. We’ll help your students research curriculum topics. We’ll pull materials, make booklists, give research instruction, and provide one-on-one assistance.
  • Seeing library mysteries revealed in a behind-the-scenes tour.
  • Enjoying storytelling, booktalks, and interactive poetry.

To book your field trip, call 217/403–2030 (Main Library) or 217/403–2090 (Douglass Branch Library).