One Book, One Oak Park Book Discussion

Friday, July 10, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Join us to discuss this summer's One Book, One Oak Park pick: "What We've Lost Is Nothing" by Rachel Louise Snyder.

In this debut novel set in Oak Park, a series of home invasions rocks a local neighborhood into examining hidden prejudices, the power of tolerance, and the evolving relationship between American cities and their suburbs.

Copies of the book will be available at Dole Branch a month before the discussion. Learn more about all of our One Book, One Oak Park events.

Location: 
Dole Branch
Dole Branch
Meeting Room - Dole Branch

One Book, One Oak Park Book Discussion

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us to discuss this summer's One Book, One Oak Park pick: "What We've Lost Is Nothing" by Rachel Louise Snyder.

In this debut novel set in Oak Park, a series of home invasions rocks a local neighborhood into examining hidden prejudices, the power of tolerance, and the evolving relationship between American cities and their suburbs.

Copies of the book will be available at Maze Branch a month before the discussion. Learn more about all of our One Book, One Oak Park events.

Location: 
Maze Branch
Maze Branch
Meeting Room - Maze Branch

CANCELED: Why Oak Park? Regional Housing Center Renters Share Their Stories

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

****THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED BECAUSE OF SCHEDULING CONFLICTS.****

Join us to see how newcomers to our village worked with the Oak Park Regional Housing Center to find a great new home. People who sought help from the Housing Center to find apartments in Oak Park will share their stories about why they chose Oak Park as their new address.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room

Words on Wednesday: One Book, One Oak Park

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Join us to discuss this summer's One Book, One Oak Park pick: "What We've Lost Is Nothing" by Rachel Louise Snyder.

In this debut novel set in Oak Park, a series of home invasions rocks a local neighborhood into examining hidden prejudices, the power of tolerance, and the evolving relationship between American cities and their suburbs.

Copies of the book will be available at the Main Library a month before the discussion. Learn more about all of our One Book, One Oak Park events.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room

One Book, One Oak Park Celebration Party and Author Chat

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

We are celebrating the community summer reading program One Book, One Oak Park with cake, goodies, and an interview with "What We've Lost Is Nothing" author Rachel Louise Snyder. Doors will open at 6:30 pm, and the online-video chat interview will begin at 7 pm.

Submit your questions now to marketing@oppl.org, and we'll add what you want to know to our list for Rachel. Can't make it to the Main Library that night? Watch from our website, live and throughout August directly from our home page.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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