May 28, 2015
The library has teamed with Oak Park and River Forest High School and Trinity High School to offer you wider access to titles on this summer's reading lists. More >
May 27, 2015
UPDATE: THIS EVENT WAS CANCELED. The former resident of River Forest is the author of nearly two dozen novels, several nonfiction titles, and children's books. More >
May 27, 2015
Oak Park film historian Doug Deuchler will screen and discuss some of the stage and screen actor's most memorable films. More >
May 11, 2015
The library has been working with the village's Farmers' Market Commission to help make this market season even more special. More >
May 8, 2015
The library's community reading program returns for a second summer. More >
May 4, 2015
Join us at your library for entertaining and educational programs, seminars, classes, and more this June and July. More >
April 27, 2015
Celebrating Seniors Week (May 14-21) is dedicated to honoring, recognizing, and serving seniors in Oak Park, River Forest, and Forest Park. Find events at the library to learn something new, connect with your neighbors, and join in the fun. More >
April 22, 2015
Oak Park Creates is a collection of books, movies, films, and other artistic works created by people with direct ties to Oak Park. More >
April 8, 2015
The SWAN library consortium moved to a new library catalog on Tuesday, April 14. More >
March 28, 2015
All library buildings are closed Sunday, April 5, for the Easter holiday. More >
March 18, 2015
Customers can now access three new digital services both in the library and off-site: wireless printing, online video tutorials, and talking picture books for kids. More >
March 17, 2015
We're asking everyone who stops in over the next week to answer one simple question: why did you come to the library today? More >
March 13, 2015
“Wouldn’t you want to know where you come from and why?" Join an upcoming genealogy meet-up and use library resources to trace your roots. More >
March 11, 2015
Join us at your library for entertaining and educational programs, seminars, classes, and more this April and May. More >
February 21, 2015
Find good folks, good music at Oak Park Public Library this spring. Join us for a lively series of free folk music concerts this spring at Main Library. More >