Location & Hours

6960 West Oakton St.
Niles, IL  60714
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Monday-Thursday9:00am - 9:00pm
Friday9:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday1:00pm - 5:00pm

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Library Events


  • 7:00pm to 11:00pm
    The Oscars once again are taking over the Niles Public Library District. DESSERTS, COFFEE and DRY SNACKS will be provided. Registration rules:...


  • 11:00am to 12:00pm
    Drop in for our year-round short program of stories, songs, and rhymes followed by playtime. Ages 0-24 months with a grownup.

Library Buzz

  • February 22

    “Yoga Joan” Rolls Out Her Mat at Niles Public Library

    In fact, she does this every 3rd Monday of the month from 4:30 to 5:15. It is called “Yoga for Kids: Stretch, Bend, Breathe.” (KidSpace’s Miss Clara is usually on hand, too, to encourage the kids and help them shake their sillies out.) The kids love it! Joan makes it as user-friendly as possible. None of the 5-syllable Sanskrit names for poses that they bounce off of us...

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  • February 17

    Teen Job Fair

    Looking for part-time or summer work to earn money, gain real-life experience, and enhance your college applications? Come to our free job fair to connect with local businesses including AMC Theaters, Walmart, JumpZone, Mariano’s, and more. Job Fair Details Sun., Mar. 5, 1:30-4:30pm Grades 9-12...

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  • February 10

    This Week in the Wonder Ground: Light is Everywhere

    Big Idea: Light is all around us. Activity: We challenged the kids to make the Wonder Ground completely dark. We used thick paper, cardboard, and fabric to cover the window and the door, and then turned off the lights. Even with the window and door completely covered with several layers of material, slivers of light seeped through the tiny cracks between the walls and the ceiling. We never did get the room completely dark, and this allowed us to observe how light travels through various materials and tiny spaces. Plus, it gave us a chance to use our flashlights in so...

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