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    Have a tablet and need some help getting started? Join us for help using your iPad, Android tablet or Kindle Fire. Learn to customize your device and...


  • 7:00pm to 8:30pm
    Attorney Jacob Ehrensaft will discuss estate planning, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, living wills, probate, and guardianship. The...


  • 7:00pm to 7:45pm
    Families with children ages 2-6 enjoy stories, songs and activities. Come in pj's or not, as you wish!

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  • April 15

    Go Green at the Niles Library!

    Earth-Day April 22 is Earth Day, and we’ve got a few tricks up our sleeve to make it a fun and interactive celebration for everyone! On Wednesday, April 22, visit Golf Maine Park District for Get Green to start your Earth Day off with a Niles Library eco-StoryWalk! The StoryWalk will be on display at Dee Park in Des Plaines through May 6. Then you ca...

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  • April 10

    Get Smart with Money Smart Week

    Money-Smart-Week Your financial woes can be taken care of during Money Smart Week at the Niles Public Library from April 18 – 25, 2015 with our five free programs. Join us on Monday, April 20 at 6:30 pm for “Property Tax Appeal 101,” presented by Andrea A. Raila & Associates. Get tips to successfully maximize the reduction of your property...

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  • April 8

    2015 Teen Choice Awards

    teenchoice The votes have been counted in our 8th Annual Teen Choice Awards, and your voices have been heard. Nearly 50 teens filled out ballots this March. I discovered a few surprises, and in one category there is no winner. Without further ado, here are local teens’ choices in 7 categories: Movie, Game, Music, TV, Online Video, App, and Social Network. Movie:...

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