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The Votes are In!

Thank you for participating in our fun Library Card Sign Up Month contest! We hope you enjoyed our Peanuts theme as much as we did.

In a landslide of votes, the patrons of TPPL have overwhelmingly chosen Snoopy as their favorite Peanuts character. Second place is Snoopy’s buddy Charlie Brown, and third place is Woodstock.
Joe Cool aka. Snoopy is the spokes-dog for the annual ALA sponsored Library Card Sign-up month

Monday Mornings @ the Library

Monday Morning @ the Library

Once a month we're hosting some of your favorite presenters and highlighting topics that will enrich, enlighten and entertain you.
Monday, October 26th at 11:00am

  • Topic: Natural Sugar Treats
  • Pastry chef Rose Deneen demonstrates how to make three easy and delicious sweet treats using natural sugar alternatives. Tastings and recipes included.

Domestic Violence Awareness

Password: Purple
Password: Purple logo

The Password: Purple campaign will draw attention to issues of domestic violence and the resources and services available to the community through the Crisis Center for South Suburbia. Information about domestic violence will be a feature, as well as stories from survivors, and a candle-lighting ceremony with vigil. The vigil pays tribute to survivors of domestic violence and honors those who have lost their lives to abuse.

Join us outside, in the pavilion, Saturday, October 3, from 11 am-1 pm in recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Community residents of all ages are invited to attend. A free hot dog lunch will be provided to the first 100 attendees.

For more information please contact Kerri at 708. 429.7255 x 126, or at

Summer Reading: A Smash Hit!

Music was in the air all summer long.

We applaud the over 500 adults and 2000 children and teens who signed up.

For the second year in a row, our patrons were fortunate to be able to connect with local businesses and take advantage of their special offers.

We sincerely thank these businesses for their continued support of our library and we encourage you to thank them when you visit their establishments.


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