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: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room

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: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room

East Side Story: A Tour of Oak Park Regional Housing Center's Vintage Apartments

Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:15am

The east side of Oak Park offers many lovely vintage apartment buildings, especially along Austin and Washington Boulevards, and clients of the Oak Park Regional Housing Center are often delighted to find these hidden gems for rent. Join Mike Stewart, the Housing Center's Marketing Director, for a walking tour of several apartment buildings that the Center's clients now call home.

Location: 
Offsite
Oak Park Regional Housing Center
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Discuss "What We've Lost Is Nothing" at the Oak Park Regional Housing Center

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join other readers to discuss "What We've Lost Is Nothing," this summer's One Book, One Oak Park selection. The discussion will be held at the Oak Park Regional Housing Center, 1041 South Blvd. Rob Breymaier, the Housing Center's Executive Director, will moderate the book discussion.

Location: 
Offsite
Oak Park Regional Housing Center

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: 
Meeting Room - Maze Branch

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: 
Meeting Room - Dole Branch

Discuss "What We've Lost Is Nothing" at Val's Halla Records

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join other One Book, One Oak Park readers to discuss "What We've Lost Is Nothing" by Rachel Louise Snyder. This book discussion will be held at Val's Halla Records, 239 Harrison St., a neighborhood favorite and one of the Oak Park locations mentioned in Snyder's book.

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.

Location: 
Offsite
Val's Halla Records

One Book, One Oak Park Book Discussion: BYO Baby

Monday, July 20, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

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.

Location: 
First Floor - Storytime 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: 
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room

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