Second Floor - Veterans Room
Illinois Regiments in the Civil War
Learn the important role that Illinois soldiers played in fighting for the Union in the Civil War. Civil War re-enactors Brian and Daniel Flora re-count the stories about the men from this state and the battles they fought to preserve the union. The Library offers this special program which includes photographs and lecture in collaboration with the Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest.
Main Library Closed Early
Closing early at 5 p.m. for holiday