Our after-hours science fair for adults is back. Science lovers 21+ are invited to compete and spectate at Weird Science's Summer School Edition on Saturday, June 14. More >
Log in to request and renew items, check holds, see due dates, and pay fines - with no fee. It's safe, secure, and super convenient. More >
Dyja shares stories on Tuesday, May 13, from "The Third Coast," his critically acclaimed story of Chicago in its postwar prime. More >
Experience four great events at the Main Library to honor, recognize and serve area seniors during "Celebrating Serniors Week," May 15-23. More >
Library staff members shared their love of reading, person to person, one book at a time. Watch video of givers sharing their thoughts and impressions about the experience. More >
Listen and learn at your library this spring with great free concerts, and a new class offering hands-on help with Freegal digital music. More >
Read, discuss, and connect this summer via a new local experience aimed at bringing us all together. "Moonwalking with Einstein" by Joshua Foer is the program's premiere title. More >
On Saturday, April 12, Curbside Splendor's annual Book Fair pops up in Oak Park. Join us for the fair at Hemingway Museum, 11 am - 5 pm, and Main Library after-party, at 6 pm. More >
Teens going into grades 8-12 are invited to create, write, perform, and more with our Annual Teen Summer Volunteer Program. Check out this year's teams, and apply online now. More >
Join us this spring to meet authors Jeanne Nolan, Matthew Algeo, Michael Lotus, Jack Bishop, Iris Krasnow, and Janis Johnston. More >
Join us for Money Smart Week®, a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. More >
Sharing milestones from the past year, and looking toward the year ahead, the library's 2013 Annual Report is now available, only online. More >