Volunteer Appreciation Reception

We're celebrating our volunteers and thanking them for their efforts. Current library volunteers and their guests are welcome.

Interested in volunteering at the library? Learn about the opportunities and apply online.

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May Artist: Photographer Henry Berry

Beautiful black and white photographs by Henry Berry will be on display from May 2 to May 30 in the Oak Park Public Library Art Gallery. A reception for the artist will be Saturday, May 4, from 2 to 4 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public. The gallery is open seven days a week during regular Library hours.

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April Artist: Andrea Green

Oak Park artist Andrea Green will exhibit “Nature in Black and White,” patterned after the Japanese art of sumi-e, painting with ink and brush on oriental paper. A reception for the artist will be held on Sunday, April 7, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Library Gallery. The reception is free and open to the public.

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Dole Branch Library Closed

Closed for holiday

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Main Library Closed

Closed for holiday

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Dole Branch Library Closed Early

Closing early at 5 p.m. for holiday

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Main Library Closed Early

Closing early at 5 p.m. for holiday

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Friends of the Oak Park Public Library

Board meeting

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Hollywood Goes to War: "Cry Havoc"

President Franklin D. Roosevelt promoted film as a key war industry which showcased heroism, selflessness and the need for co-operation. Watch the conflicts among a motley crew of Army nurses who are stationed in Bataan at the time of the Japanese invasion in this 1943 film. Oak Park film historian Doug Deuchler leads discussion.

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Terrific Twos/Open Playgroup

Terrific Twos for 2-year-olds, with a caregiver. This storytime nurtures pre-reading skills for curious toddlers through stories, music and movement.

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