Kids Write Away Cancelled Today

The kids writing group will not be meeting today as scheduled. For fourth, fifth, and sixth graders interested in writing, the next Kids Write Away is scheduled for Thursday, April 18th at 4pm. Registration is open! Save your seat today!
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Battle 4 Recap

Battle 4 is complete and the points added to each team's overall total score. Each team worked quite hard for their scores and are commended for their efforts. Many total scores are so close that each question in Battle 5 is a point that can secure a team's victory.
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Battle 3 Recap

Congratulations goes to all of the teams for their efforts in Battle 3. It is worth noting that every team surpassed the scores they earned in Battle 2- definitely an accomplishment worth celebrating! The scores from Battle 3 have been tallied and added to the scores from Battle 1 and 2.


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Battle 2 Recap

Battle 2 scores have been tallied and added to the scores from Battle 1. We also had some shifting in the leaderboard. With only a 22 point spread between the highest and lowest scoring team, it is still very much anyone's game. We are excited to see the progress each team will make in Battle 3, 4 and 5!


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Battle 1 Recap

Thanks to all participants and coaches for a great Battle 1! Battle 1 scores will be added to the scores from Battle 2, 3, 4, and 5. It is the highest overall score that will determine this season's battle - so it is still very much anyone's game. We are excited to see the progress each team will make!


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Saturday’s Magic Show Cancelled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the performer of Total-T: Sharing the Wonders of Magic! is unable to perform at Eisenhower Library this coming Saturday (January 27th). But, you still have the chance to see some great magic! The show, Total-T: Sharing the Wonders of Magic!, has been rescheduled for Saturday, February 24 from 10 am- 11 am.
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Practice Battle Recap

We hope everyone enjoyed attending the Practice Battle. As mentioned, the points earned yesterday do not count towards the season's overall battle points. Practice Battle is really just a bit of fun to help acclimate players to Battle of the Books. Even so, it is kind of exciting to see how the teams stacked up!


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Let’s Play!: An Online Dragon Trivia Game

How will you fair on our online dragon trivia game about books, movies, history and more? The faster you answer, the more points you receive! Some questions may be easy, others you may have to take a wild guess, but in either case, we hope you have fun!


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Storytime Registration Has Started!

January's storytime registration opened right at 9:00 AM today. Eisenhower cardholders can simply call the Library at 708-867-7828 to register; otherwise, residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights can drop by the Kids World desk with proof of residency to sign up for the storytime that works best for you family.
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Storytime Registration Begins Later This Month!

January's storytime is right around the corner. Registration will begin Tuesday, December 26th right at 9:00 AM- so set your phone alerts and don't let registration get lost in the shuffle as we celebrate the start of a brand new year!


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