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Mon – Thur: 11:30 am to 7:00 pm | Fri – Sat: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706 | 708-867-7828
Mon – Thur: 11:30 am to 7:00 pm
Fri – Sat: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
4613 N Oketo Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
708-867-7828

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

Mon – Thur: 11:30 am to 7:00 pm | Fri – Sat: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

NFL Draft returns to Chicago

This weekend, the NFL returns to Chicago for its annual player draft. Brush up with some inside information on the inner-workings of the draft by stopping by the Answers Desk to check out our latest display of books and dvds, …


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Batman’s Dark Secret by Kelley Puckett

“Nothing scares Batman. Nothing at all, not even the dark.”

This picture book tells the story of a young Bruce Wayne learning to be afraid of the dark and then overcoming his fear.  Be forewarned: the book does cover the …


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Library Closings in May

We’ll be closed on May 8th for Mother’s Day, May 20th for staff training, and May 29th & 30th for Memorial Day Weekend. Even though we won’t be open on these days, you’ll still be able to use many library …


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Book Club: The Good Father

Monday, June 6th, 2016, 7:00 PM Tuesday, June 7th, 2016, 2:00 PM

This month’s Adult Book Discussion book will be The Good Father by Noah Hawley. Copies of the book will be available at the Library Services Desk approximately …


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Little Kids First Big Book of the World by Elizabeth Carney

“Pop-up facts offer tidbits of really cool information. Use these to impress your friends and family with your geo knowledge.”

National Geographic Kids’ books are some of my favorite non-fiction books to share with young readers because of their stunning …


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2016 Pulitzer Prize

The 2016 Pulitzer Prizes were announced today. Established in 1917 by provisions in the will of newspaper publisher Joseph Pulitzer,  prizes are awarded yearly in twenty-one categories. For our purposes, we’ll skip the journalism awards and focus on the Letters …


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The Marvels by Brian Selznick

First, in pictures, learn the amazing history of a lone shipwreck survivor, taken in by a theatre family and turned into a multi-generation acting legacy. Then, in words, follow a young runaway boy find his estranged uncle who lives in …


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Bus Trip: Blair Thomas and Co. Moby Dick

Sunday, April 03, 2016, 12:45 PM – 6:00 PM. $25.00.

Blair Thomas and Co perform a new interpretation of Captain Ahab’s relentless pursuit of the White Whale. The words of Hermann Melville’s great American novel are brought to life on …


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Modern Times Film: Black Mass

Screenings: Tuesdays, May 10th, 2:00 pm & May 24th, 6:00 pm.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library’s movie collection.

Join us this month for Black Mass starring Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger, …


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