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Here’s a Shout Out w/bull hornshout-out to our Summer Reading Business Partners!

Thanks to them, you may take your validated Tinley Park Library card to these locations and receive a special offer or discount.

For full details view our Summer Reading Partnerships page. Our summer reading challenges continue until August 6.

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Mondays from 11:00am – noon

Program for Monday, August 29, 2016: The Men of Omaha Beach
Topic: Focusing on the individuals responsible for making D-Day successful, author and historian Robert Mueller returns to discuss the Normandy invasion of June 6, 1944.

No registration is required.

Next Events

July 27th,
10:00am to 12:00pm
Keep your memories alive by learning how to record your voice in digital format. The free Audacity software allows for making and editing digital audio files.
July 27th,
4:00pm to 5:15pm
Entering Grades 4-5: Dress rehearsal on August 3 at 5:30 pm followed by a performance at 7 pm.
July 27th,
6:30pm to 7:30pm
Grades: Entering 2-3: Use your Imagination to create great art! No registration required.

Talking Points

Let librarians help you navigate the online onslaught of political coverage or supply you with relevant books on the candidates. Explore our library system's offerings on both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Elie Wiesel, best known for his autobiographical novel Night, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2016. With his death, the world has lost not only a compelling author and an unwavering advocate for peace and tolerance, but also a "living memorial" who spoke of the unspeakable, recalling the atrocities of the Holocaust and rendering them indelible in the public conscience. Read more...

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

Summer Reading Finale

Go for the gold as we wrap up our Summer Reading program with these fun, sports-themed programs!
Adults Kids & Families
Take Me Out to the Ball Game Read for the Win! Field Day Finale
Saturday, August 6 at 2:00pm
Enjoy storytelling from author Barbara Gregorich about the Cleveland Indians' Jack Graney and his baseball dog, and a barbershop quartet performance from the Convertibles.
Saturday, July 30 at 10:00am
Compete in cool games, prize drawings, and crafts on the west-lawn of the library.

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