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Wednesday February 22, 7–8:30pm
Chicago’s black experience is vast, rich, and inspiring. Entertainer and historian Clarence Goodman presents this lively and informative program. Registration required Sign Up

picture of a record playing on a turntableYou have all those vinyl records from your White Rabbit and Purple Haze younger days lying around your basement.
With our Conversion Station, you can bring in your 12" LPs or 45rpm singles and convert them to digital audio.
Recoup the investment you made all those years ago by continuing to enjoy the music you grew up with.

Learn more and sign up for an Conversion Station appointment.

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Thursday February 16, 7–8pm

Valentine Giveaway at Color Me Mellow, our coloring club for adults. Supplies provided and no registration is required. Learn more…

Next Events

February 21st,
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.
February 21st,
11:00am to 11:20am
Storytime for 3-23 months with parents.Introduce your baby to books, reading, and the library! No registration required.
February 21st,
11:00am to 1:00pm
Meet up with others interested in playing various card games. Amusement only; no gambling permitted. No registration required.

Talking Points

2016 saw your library grow leaps & bounds! Read on to see a list of highlights from last year in case you missed them.

Making lots of New Year's resolutions this year? The library is here to help! Learn more...

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Oscar Fever Contest

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Oscar Fever Contest

You could win a movie gift basket!


  • Fill out a ballot with your Oscar predictions between January 30th and February 25th
  • Ballots also available near the display by the Check Out Desk
  • OR Submit your predictions online, see below ↓
  • Contest open to adults age 18 and over
  • Turn ballot in at the ballot box located with the display no later than 5 p.m. on Saturday, February 25th 2017
  • We'll choose the winner randomly from those submissions with the most correct answers
  • Winner contacted on Tuesday, February 28th
  • Download & Print Ballot

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