Frog and Toad Craft Day

As a part of our community reading program WE ALL READ, today is Frog and Toad Craft Day! All throughout the day on our Facebook Page, we'll be posting crafting projects and activities inspired by Arnold Lobel's classic Frog and Toad books.

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Making Mr. Badger

Monday, April 13, 12:00 PM

As a part of our community reading program, WE ALL READ, learn how to make Mr. Badger from The Wind in the Willows. For more information, to download books, or to join in on more virtual programs, visit

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Learn to Bullet Journal

Saturday, April 11,
10:00 AM.

With all of us sheltering in place, now is the perfect time to learn about the Bullet Journal method. Journaling is a mindful practice that gives you focus and a place to think about the day ahead, or reflect and process on the day that has passed. Any journal or notebook that you have at home can become a bullet journal.

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POSTPONED – Meet Svengoolie!

Saturday, March 21, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM.

Meet Sven, get a photo or an autograph, and then, after a break, continue the fun with screenings of Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein and Bride of Frankenstein...

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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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Catalog Downtime

The library catalog will be unavailable from 11:00 PM, Wednesday, January 15th through 4:00 AM, Thursday, January 16th due to scheduled maintenance. …

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2020 Golden Globe Winners

The 77th Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and American television of 2019, were broadcast live last night from The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California.Once Upon a Time in Hollywood won the most awards for the ceremony …

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World War I: Lessons and Legacies

From the Great Migration to the 1918 flu pandemic and from the unionization movement to women’s suffrage, World War I led to pivotal changes in America’s culture, technology, economy, and role in the world. It redefined how we saw ourselves …

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Closed for New Years

Eisenhower will be closed on Tuesday, December 31st and Wednesday, January 1st for the New Year. Have a safe and happy holiday and we’ll see you Thursday morning at 9:00 AM.…

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What Was Your Favorite Book of 2019?

A favorite book is like a good friend: It keeps you company, it entertains you, it offers guidance, it’s there when you need it. As the year comes to a close, we’re surveying our community to discover your favorite books …

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Updates to the Library Catalog

Today were happy to reveal an updated library catalog that is now mobile friendly. Browsing and placing holds in the catalog will be much easier thanks to a responsive design that adapts to look its best whether you’re using your …

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Winter Closings

We’ll be closed on 12/24 and 12/25 for Christmas and 12/31 and 01/01 for New Years. We hope you have a happy and healthy holiday season.…

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We Need Your Help

Our shelves are currently overloaded with TV shows on DVD and we need your help to make some space.

Winter holiday time is the perfect time to binge watch a few seasons of the last few years’ most watched shows …

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Parent and Child Book Club: Bob

Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 6:00 - 7:00 PM.
For eager readers in grades 2 or 3 with an adult.

Please read and come prepared to discuss Bob by Wendy Mass & Rebecca Stead, as well as to...

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Catalog Maintenance

The library online catalog will be unavailable from 11:00 PM, Tuesday, December 17th through 4:00 AM, Wednesday, December 18th due to scheduled maintenance.

You will not be able to access your account, search, or place holds during this time.…

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