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Marion Carnegie Library

206 S Market St, Marion, IL 62959-2516
+1 618-993-5935
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meh

Could be better, the younger lady there not very friendly or helpful. Needed some help finding... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
Andrea B
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Marion, Illinois, United States
Summer Reading Program

Great place to bring school age kids!! I took my granddaughter to participate in their summer... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
donna7880
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Marion, Illinois
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206 S Market St, Marion, IL 62959-2516
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

Could be better, the younger lady there not very friendly or helpful. Needed some help finding information on where or when some books will be in, and it was like I asked her for her kidney or something.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to bring school age kids!! I took my granddaughter to participate in their summer reading program. Everything was very positive all the way from the sign-up to the checkout. The environment was wholesome, friendly and positive. We enjoyed our time there.

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

I bring my kids here during school breaks. The staff in the kids room are very friendly and helpful. The selection of books is good. We participate in the summer reading program each summer. There are always fun activities scheduled for this kids.

Thank Jessie C
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Staff is always helpful. You can go and just sit and read or they will order books for you from the large system and free of charge. There are movies, music to check out. There are computers to use. There is a meeting room for...More

1  Thank Marlene S
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

The library in Marion has a wide variety of books, places to read quietly, places to enjoy a lecture by a local historian and kid's hangout.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The library has one of the funkiest all teen libraries on its top floor. The selection of genres is guaranteed to please both the avid and the reluctant of teen readers. The librarian is friendly and helpful and knowledgeable as to the best in teen...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My daughter's daycare decided to take a group of children to the library for a visit. They were not very well received. The staff person was rude and told the teachers they should have called in advance and even had the gall to call the...More

Thank Jeramie
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

Fun programs, especially in the Summer. Friendly staff and an excellent resource for the community. Free Family Fun!

Thank pamelaj67
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Great place to study or research. Very nice and helpful staff. No one bothers you. Beautiful building as well.

Thank sweet_becaj
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

Marion Carnegie Library is a first rate facility. It caters to all ages and the staff is the best. A beautiful, historic building, lots of kid-oriented facilities as well as multimedia meeting rooms for community groups. Our group has been meeting here for years and...More

Thank Bill T
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