10:30am to 11:45amJoin us for this singalong filled with musical selections and stories about George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Carman Miranda and Judy Garland. Be... read more
7:00pm to 7:45pmTuesdays 7-7:45pmAges 2-6 with a grownupFamilies with children ages 2-6 enjoy stories, songs and activities. Come in pj's or not, as you wish!
9:00am to 12:00pmTake advantage of private one-hour sessions of business coaching. Counselers from the Chicago Chapter of SCORE® will be at the Library to advise... read more
- March 6
On Sunday, March 2, 2014 we held our 10th Annual Oscar Night Party. It was a roaring success. We had almost 70 attendees, all of whom enjoyed the show and winning the fantastic door prizes. As for the Oscar winners, there were very little surprises over-all. At our Year in Movies: 2013 program on February 25, 2014, I announced the top picks, based on previous award wins. Seven of the top eight on that list ended up winning Oscars, the only non-winner being Chiwetel Ejiofor for ...
- March 3
Ever wonder what books Library staff and patrons are reading and loving? Check out a few of the many books that garnered 5-Star reviews during our Winter Reading Club, which just ended. More than 120 teen and adult participants read and reviewed a total of 627 books including fantasy, horror, realistic fiction, non-fiction, memoirs, essays, young adult literature and grap...
- March 3
You’ve got to hand it to best-selling author James Patterson: he is doing his part to get young people to read. He’d already put $1.5 million into student scholarships and essay competitions, then set aside $1 million to help independent bookstores. Now he is bankrolling the 2-million-hits-per-month website ReadKiddoRead.com, which profiles hi...