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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
4613 N Oketo Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706

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

Color Your Own Poster Challenge

April, 2023. Grades 12 & Under.

If you like to color, join in our poster challenge! Each participant will be given a poster with an intricate design to put their own splash of color on. Will you be able to finish? Ask for your poster in Kids World.

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Five Books for Fans of The Princess Bride

Did you enjoy The Princess Bride by William Goldman, the March 2022 selection for our Facebook Book Club? Looking for more memoirs that chronicle unusual life paths? Check out these titles. Then head over to the group to find out what April's book will be and join in on our community conversations.

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April 2023 LibraryReads List

Every month at, librarians across the county nominate their favorite upcoming 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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Kids Write Away

Thursday, April 27, 4:00-5:00 PM. Grades 4-6.

Want to become the next famous author? Join us for a fun writing class this winter!

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Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7-12 are invited to join us every week for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

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Camp Fire Tales Club: The Stepford Wives

Wednesday, April 26, 2023, 6:30 PM.

Escape the ordinary with monthly discussions of science fiction, fantasy, and horror novellas. As part of Eisenhower's 50th Anniversary celebration, this month's book will be The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin, released on paperback in 1973, the year the Library was officially founded.

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Storytime Registration Starts Tomorrow

April's in-person storytime will run from April 4th to April 21st. Registration for residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights will begin on the last Monday of March. We anticipate spots filling up quickly so call the Library at 708.867.7828 or drop in and visit the Kids desk early on the 27th to reserve your family's place!
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Cozy Monday Night Movie

Monday, April 24, 2023, 6:00 PM. Ages 12 & under with an adult.

Enjoy a cozy night in while watching a family friendly movie. Pajamas, blankets, and drinks welcome! Please, no food.

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1973 Film Series: Charlotte’s Web

Monday, April 24, 2023, 2:00 PM.

We're celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Eisenhower Library with a film series dedicated to the year the library was founded. Every month throughout the year, join us for a screening of one of 1973's greatest movies. This month, we're watching Charlotte's Web.

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Navigate Your Stars: A Conversation with Jesmyn Ward

Tuesday June 06, 2023, 7:00 PM.

Join us for an evening with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. Hailed as “the new Toni Morrison” by the American Booksellers Association, Jesmyn will discuss her life, her literary vision and her unique perspectives on love and loss.

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