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Programs we Support



The library hosts world class exhibits that transform young lives - including:

GIANTS: African Dinosaurs

The Science of Supercroc

SPACE:Dare to Dream


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Summer Reading


The Foundation supports summer reading on an annual basis because reading is fundamental to the success of this community.  

This community campaign won a Hometown Governor's Award in 2013.

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Literacy Calendar


The Getting Ready for Kindergarten Calendar is developed by the Elgin Partnership for Early Learning (EPEL), United Way of Elgin and members of the Gail Borden Library staff.  This calendar is a tool that offers activities to enhance the development of skills needed in kindergarten.
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