Ben Bedford will bring his musical sketches of America's people, victories, and struggles to his free concert on Monday, Feb. 25, at 7 pm at the Main Library. Bedford’s CDs will be available for sale and signing after the concert.
Step up to the challenge, compete for glory, and support your library. Register online or at any library location. Registration closes when space is filled or by February 22. Admission is $35 per person.
There’s no need to leave your car to pick up your reserved library materials at our branch locations. We're all about making life easier for you, so why not call ahead with your library card number? We’ll let you know when your items will be ready, and bring them out to you.
The Board of Trustees approved the library’s 2013 budget in November. Read our 2013 budget summary to learn about how library use has changed, what’s ahead in 2013, and how Oak Park property taxpayers contribute.
Oak Park Public Library’s Board of Trustees has engaged Alice Calabrese-Berry as a search consultant to support the Board in its national search for a new executive director. A decision on a candidate is expected by the end of March 2013.
Join us at the Main Library Thursday, December 6, at 7:00 pm to hear a formal presentation on what our local teens learned as part of a national pilot program designed to engage students, journalists, news ethicists, and librarians in news literacy education.