Library News

The Adult and Youth Services Reference Desks now lend MacBook Air laptops for in-library use.
photo of a MacBook Air at the library
These laptops are great for many projects, but you might also just want to browse the Web in a quiet corner of the library. Please visit one of the Reference Desks for details!

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Digital Media Class Offerings Summer 2016

This summer, the Tinley Park Public Library is offering classes tailored to the new Digital Media Studio and Conversion Station. Learn More

Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. We're excited to announce that Lynda.com is now part of our online learning tools. Beginning today, TPPL cardholders may access thousands of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. Learn more…

Next Events

June 30th,
10:00am to 10:30am
Storytime for 3-5 years with parents. Stories, activities, and a craft for 3-5 year olds with a parent. No registration required. Sign in at the Youth Services Desk prior to start time.
June 30th,
10:00am to 12:00pm
Learn strategies for keeping your online and digital belongings private. This class will also discuss encryption technology to secure your online communications and web browsing.
June 30th,
6:30pm to 6:50pm
Storytime for 3-35 months with parents. Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.

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Christine Magnuson Memorabilia

Olympic Memorabilia on Display

In honor of Olympian Christine Magnuson's visit to the library on June 11th, her family has generously allowed the library to display memorabilia from Christine's journey to the 2008 Olympics in Beijing! Check it out!

Every summer, our local teens put on a play for children and families. This year's production is Alice in Wonderland, based on the beloved children's classic by Lewis Carroll and adapted for the stage by Michele L. Vacca. Those finishing grades 6 - 12 auditioned last Thursday, May 26th at 6 pm. Over the years, Fairy Tale Theatre has impacted the lives of numerous teens, their families, and the overall community. We asked our teens (past and present) and their parents about the lasting effects of participating in this library program. Read More

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Tinley Park Public Library presents: Read for the Win Summer 2016

Summer Reading Challenge
June 6 – August 6

Dash into the library for a fun sports-themed summer filled with engaging reading incentives, programs, and events.

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