Notice 8/23/21: Per Cook County Department of Public Health, masks are required for everyone indoors, whether vaccinated or unvaccinated. 
Disposable masks are available at service desks.  If you cannot wear a mask or are not ready to visit at this time,
please use Curbside Pickup, Home Delivery, our Digital Collections, or contact us to see how we can assist you.  Thank you.

 
 
 
Drop off your letter in our special Santa mailbox in the Kids & Teens Department between Dec. 1-13, and we'll get that letter delivered to the North Pole for you.
Make sure to include your full name and address so Santa can respond!

Drop off your letter in our special Santa mailbox in the Kids & Teens Department between Dec. 1-13, and we'll get that letter delivered to the North Pole for you.

Make sure to include your full name and address so Santa can respond!

Grupa 1: Sunday, Dec. 12, 2-4 p.m.
Grupa 2: Monday, Dec. 13, 6-8 p.m.
Ten program jest dla wzystkie wieków. Rejestracja wymagany - jeden wianek za rodzina.
Robienie wianków świątecznych Boże Narodzenie dla całej rodziny

Grupa 1: Sunday, Dec. 12, 2-4 p.m.

Grupa 2: Monday, Dec. 13, 6-8 p.m.

Ten program jest dla wzystkie wieków. Rejestracja wymagany - jeden wianek za rodzina.

Take-Home Knit/Crochet-a-thon, Dec. 17 - Jan. 14

Dec. 17 - Jan. 14

Knit or crochet blanket squares for Warm Up America! The person who makes the most blanket squares will win a prize.

Sign up, pick up your materials, and complete as many blanket squares as you can by January 14.

Grades 7-12
Sign up in advance and pick up your craft kit on the designated day!

Dec. 13 - Miniature Walnut Ornament
Dec. 20 - Felt Gnome Pin DIY Take & Make
Take & Make Teen Crafts

Grades 7-12

Sign up in advance and pick up your craft kit on the designated day!

Tuesday Night Book Discussion: Dominicana by Angie Cruz

Dec. 21, 7 p.m.

Pick up a copy of this month's book at the Adult Services Desk.

Click here for details.

As of October 19, our SWAN Catalog has been upgraded with:

Smart suggestions
More relevant results
Item availability at a glance
Grouped items
and more!

Try out the new catalog here, or visit the SWAN site for more information and guides.
Try out the New Catalog

As of October 19, our SWAN Catalog has been upgraded with:

  • Smart suggestions
  • More relevant results
  • Item availability at a glance
  • Grouped items
  • and more!

Try out the new catalog here, or visit the SWAN site for more information and guides.

We want to hear from you!  How are we successful? How can we improve?
Take our survey and your input will help us create the Library's Strategic Plan for 2022-2025.
Thank you!

We want to hear from you!  How are we successful? How can we improve?

Take our survey and your input will help us create the Library's Strategic Plan for 2022-2025.

Thank you!

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Thursday, December 09, 2021 - All Day

Thursday, December 09, 2021 - 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Thursday, December 09, 2021 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Thursday, December 09, 2021 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Thursday, December 09, 2021 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Friday, December 10, 2021 - All Day

Friday, December 10, 2021 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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