Both locations will be closed Monday, July 4.
We interviewed a few community members about why they *love* Champaign Public Library. Prepare to be inspired by these wonderful “Library Love” stories!
Community members tell us why they love the library—you’ll hear from 11 library ambassadors! This compilation includes Amanda N.H. Gray, Charlisa Hart, Rajeev Malik, Karin Markovich, Candace McMaster, Thom Moore, Mallory Morris, Stacey Robinson, Huan Song, and two teens, Abby and Leyton.
Former Associate Principal at Edision Middle School Mallory Morris tells us why she loves the library.
Champaign Public Library Board of Trustees member Rajeev Malik tells us why he loves the library.
Project READ Program Manager Amanda Harris tells us why she loves the library.
Illustrator Stacey Robinson tells us why he loves the library.
Retired high school teacher Candace McMaster tells us why she loves the library.
Business owner Charlisa Hart tells us why she loves the library. Charlisa is a member of the Table Talk Book Club based at the Douglass Branch.
Mother of three Karin Markovich and her son Aviv tell us how they fell in love with the library after moving here from Israel.
Launch at the Library user and Library Friends volunteer Huan Song tells us why she loves the library.
Retiree Thom Moore tells us why he loves the library.
Teens love the library! Three teens tell us what makes the this library so great—including books, movies, and CDs to check out, free events, and inspiring art displays. Thank you to this special group of library ambassadors, Abby, Leyton, and Nicholas! And thank you to Mallory Morris, former associate principal, Edison Middle School, who was our liaison with the Champaign Unit 4 School District for this project.