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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

Spring 2020 Eisenhower Explorer

The temperature might say otherwise but spring is on the way and so is the spring edition of our library newsletter.

The Spring 2020 Eisenhower Explorer should be arriving in Norridge and Harwood Heights mailboxes this week. If you don’t …


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Tax Forms Are Here

Visit the library to find copies of Federal forms 1040 and 1040-SR; instruction booklets; and Illinois 1040 forms, available to anyone while supplies last.

Other forms and instructions can be printed at the Answers Desk.

Residents of Norridge and Harwood


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2020 Newbery Medal Winners

The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British children’s book publisher John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution …


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Together We Read: Lean on Me

February 19th to March 4th

We're excited to join libraries and readers across the country in the first Together We Read digital book club.

From February 19th to March 4th, Norridge and Harwood Heights residents can enjoy and discuss award-winning author Pat Simmons’ new eBook, Lean on Me for free with

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Central Baptist Book Club: The Daisy Children

Friday, February 28, 2020, 2:30 PM.

Every month, residents of Central Baptist Village meet in the Craft Room to discuss a Book chosen by our Outreach Librarian. This month we're reading The Daisy Children by Sofia Grant...

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2020 Alex Award Winners

The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18. The award is sponsored by the Margaret A. Edwards Trust and named after Edwards, who was called “Alex” by …


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2020 PEN/Jean Stein Award Finalists

Founded in 2016, the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award is an annual award which recognizes a book-length work of any genre for its originality, merit, and impact, which has broken new ground by reshaping the boundaries of its form and signaling …


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Tax Time

We have requested 2019 forms from the IRS and expect them to arrive by mid-February. While we’re waiting for shipments, links to printable versions of some of the most requested forms have been collected on our tax page.…


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February 2020 LibraryReads List

Every month at libraryreads.org, librarians across the county nominate their favorite books. Whichever books get the most nominations go onto the monthly list. Place holds now to get these sure-to-be popular books as soon as possible after they're released ...


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Television Screen Actor Guild Award Winners

The 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, honoring the best achievements in film and television performances for the year 2019, were presented on January 19, 2020 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. The awards focus on both individual …


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Motion Picture Screen Actor Guild Award Winners

The 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, honoring the best achievements in film and television performances for the year 2019, were presented on January 19, 2020 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. The awards focus on both individual …


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2020 Story Prize Finalists

The Story Prize is an annual book award honoring the author of an outstanding collection of short fiction. Eligible books must be written in English and first published in the United States during a calendar year.

Story Prize Founder Julie …


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Need More from the World of The Witcher

All anyone is talking about these days is the new Netflix series, The Witcher. If you’re a Netflix subscriber, you’ve probably binged all eight episodes of season one and now you have to wait who-knows-how-long for season two. If …


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The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper

Cal live-streams New York and has tons of followers. He even has a BuzzFeed internship lined up. But it all disappears when he father is accepted as the final astronaut in the Mars exploration program. His family moves to hot, …


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