Peoria Public Radio Staff
Peoria Public Radio News
Tue May 13, 2014
Area libraries receiving federal money for "Big Read" program
Congressman Aaron Schock announced Galesburg and Quincy are both getting nine-thousand dollars from the National Endowment for the Arts. The Pekin Public Library is receiving 31-hundred.
The “Big Read” program introduces the public to great works of literature and encourages people to read for pleasure.