May 27, 2014

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May 27, 2014

Community Conversations First Impressions

Oak Park is talking... and we're listening

Community Conversations kicked off in February and will continue throughout the year. Through open conversation designed to get people talking about aspirations for their community, Executive Director David Seleb has already seen emerging themes, including shared desires for diversity, inclusion, participation, learning, safety, and more. Read David's first impressions ›

New Arrivals

English Oceans

English Oceans
Drive-By Truckers

The Vigilante Poets of Selwyn Academy

The Vigilante Poets
of Selwyn Academy
Kate Hattemer

I Just Graduated... Now What?

I Just Graduated...
Now What?

Katherine Schwarzenegger

OPRFHS 2014 Summer Reading List

Oak Park and River Forest High School 2014 Summer
Reading List

Current Happenings

Book Group Discussion Kits

Lead your own Moonwalking with Einstein book discussion with a custom Book Group Discussion Kit. Created just for you by our very own librarians, kits come complete with discussion questions, author background, and fun materials to help you organize and lead a discussion. Pick up a free paper kit now at any library location and on Sunday, June 1 at Day in Our Village in Scoville Park, and access the kit online now ›

Book Group Discussion Kits

Internships, jobs and more

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Internships, jobs and more

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Upcoming Events

Introduction to Chicago Fly Fishing
Thursday, June 5, 7 pm
Dole Branch Library

For Teens! The Book vs. The Movie:
Part Deux

Thursday, June 5, 7 pm
Maze Branch Library

Author Robert Mueller:
The Men of Omaha Beach

Saturday, June 7, 2 pm
Main Library Veterans Room

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Intermediate Word
Tuesday, June 10, 9:30 to 11:30 am
Main Library Computer Classroom

Preparing for a Job Interview
Wednesday, June 18, 2 to 4 pm
Main Library Veterans Room

Tech Gurus One-on-One Help
Wednesday evenings, June 18 - July 23
Main Library Lobby

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