The Spring Storyline 2017 Cover
February 22, 2017
Check out the spring edition of The Storyline, the library's quarterly publication that connects readers with people, places, and possibilities. More >
February 17, 2017
Now in its sixth year, One Earth Film Festival is the Midwest's premier environmental film festival, creating opportunities for understanding climate change, sustainability, and the power of human involvement. The festival screens films in locations around Chicagoland, including at the Main Library starting Saturday, March 4. More >
February 17, 2017
Since January, the library's first artist in residence, Luis Tubens, has been working with students in grades 6–12 at the Main Library, coaching them in writing workshops and spoken-word open mic performances. Here, Tuben shares what he's learning about Oak Park and what inspires him about working with youth people. More >
February 15, 2017
Tax Day is Tuesday, April 18 this year. At the library, you can print popular state and federal tax forms on demand, at no charge; use library computers to file taxes online; and find resources and referrals for more specialized help. More >
February 6, 2017
Library-led book groups meet regularly at all three library locations, are open to all, and offer something for everyone. In March, we're launching three new book groups, giving you even more opportunities to explore your interests with us. More >
Books Oprah Would Love
January 31, 2017
Our librarians love sharing recommendations on a theme. For the month of February, here's a few titles all based on and around love (of Oprah reads, Galentine's Day, you get the idea...) More >