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4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706 | 708-867-7828
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Fri – Sat: 9am to 5pm
Sun: 1pm to 5pm
4613 N Oketo Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
708-867-7828

4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706
708-867-7828

Mon – Thur: 9am to 9pm | Fri – Sat: 9am to 5pm
Sun: 1pm to 5pm

When Books Went to War by Molly Guptill Manning

When Hitler launched his war he didn’t merely launch one of tanks and planes, he also launched one of ideas. With Mein Kampf he began a campaign called total war, designed to take over not just the city and the …


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The New Small Person by Lauren Child

“The small person followed Elmore Green everywhere.  It wanted to sit next to him; it wanted to copy everything that Elmore did. It wanted to be everywhere that Elmore was.”

Elmore is an only child and things are just the …


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Book Club: Long Man

Monday, August 03, 2015, 7:00 PM Tuesday, August 04, 2015, 2:00 PM

This month’s Adult Book Discussion book will be Long Man by Amy Greene. Copies of the book will be available at the Library Services Desk approximately a month …


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Bus Trip: Maker and Muse at the Driehaus Museum

Friday, June 19, 2015, 8:45 AM – 2:00 PM. $30.00.

Created in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the jewelry of Maker & Muse illuminates the artistic ideals defining every facet of design. Our special one-hour guided tour highlights …


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Juan Felipe Herrera Named Poet Laureate

The Library of Congress has appointed Juan Felipe Herrera as the 21st Poet Laureate of the United States. Herrera is the son of migrant farm workers from Mexico, and has a wide range of poetry from his reflections on his …


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27 Seriously Underrated Books

Recently, the online magazine, BuzzFeed asked its readers to offer suggestion of great, underrated books. The list contains many international best sellers, a couple of books adapted into movies, and even a Nobel Prize winner or two, so I’m not …


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