Library News

Connect with nature this summer!
On Saturday, May 30th at 1:00pm representatives from the Forest Preserves of Cook County are here to share the many locations, services, and events that are freely available to us—literally just down the road.

Monday, June 1st at 7:00pm

Author and lecturer Robert Mueller focuses on the men of the US 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions who, in the early hours of June 6, 1944, performed the most hazardous of military operations – the dropping of paratroopers into enemy territory at night.

Are you on-the-go all the time, and only have five to seven minutes to read? Try our free digital magazines from Zinio!
We now have The New YorkerVanity FairVogue, Vanidades, GQ, and many more!

Next Events

May 29th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Ages: AllThe whole family is invited to movie night! We're watching Finding Nemo (PG).
May 30th, 11:00am to 11:45am
Ages: 3-8 years and parentEnjoy stories and songs in diverse languages featuring children’s favorites.Cuentos Compartir-a la-Idioma: Español
May 30th, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
This summer take the opportunity to get outside with your family and connect with nature.

Talking Points

We are very excited about our new artwork created by two talented staff members, Rakhshanda Ahmad and Bob Serafino.

As part of a long term project to restore the area's natural ecosystems, several invasive species are being removed from the wetlands and prairie surrounding the library.