Bus Trip: Troll Hunt at the Morton Arboretum

Monday, September 10, 2018, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM. $30.00

Journey through the far-reaching forests to find Danish artist Thomas Dambo’s six colossal troll sculptures. These sculptures are crafted one to be protectors of our environment. The Arboretum tram will …


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Program Registration Starts

Fall program registration starts tomorrow, August 6th, for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Drop into the library or call 708-867-7828 to sign up for bus trips, art workshops, kids programs, performances, or any of the other …


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Landscaping at the Library

Starting July 30th the Wilson Avenue entrance and drive-up book drops may be closed intermittently due to landscapers working around the library. Some parking spots may also be unavailable during landscaping. Please check back for updates on the expected completion …


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Closed on July 20th

The library will be closed on Friday, July 20th for staff training.  Harwood Heights Police Officers will be here to help us conduct some training exercises. If you see police in uniform or official vehicles on library premises, don’t worry. …


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Open Workshop Hours

On Saturday, June 16th, there will be no open Workshop hours due to our Mini Maker Faire. Please join us throughout the day for crafts and creative activities. Find a schedule of the day’s projects in our calendar.…


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Catalog Maintenance

On May 27th and 28th, the library catalog may have intermittent service disruption during server maintenance.…


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Road Construction Update

Because of the rain last week, the final layer of asphalt was postponed until today, 05/07. Please keep that in mind when visiting the library.…


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Bus Trip: Shopping in Lincoln Square

Tuesday, August 21, 10:00 AM–2:30 PM. $20.00

Chicago’s Lincoln Square is the perfect place for a shopping spree. Visit The Book Cellar, Savory Spice, Laurie’s Planet of Sound, Merz Apothecary, Timeless Toys, The Chopping Block, Gene’s Sausage Shop, the Old


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Bus Trip: The Science Behind Pixar

Monday, July 23, 8:45 AM – 2:30 PM. $30.00

The Museum of Science and Industry takes you behind the scenes of the best animation studio in the business today, responsible for Buzz Lightyear, Dory, and WALL–E. More than just a


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Road Construction Update

Around midnight tonight (April 26/27,) contractors will be laying oil on the road surface along Oketo and Wilson. The Village is asking that you do not park on these roads overnight. Layers of asphalt will be added starting on Friday …


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Scheduled Account Downtime

From Monday, April 30th through Wednesday, May 2nd, access to library accounts and placing holds in the online catalog will be suspended as 19 new libraries are added to the SWAN Library Consortium. Please bring your library card when borrowing

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Wilson Avenue Entrance Closing

The Wilson Avenue entrance and drive-up book drop will be closed next week during road construction. We expect the Wilson driveway to be blocked from April 5th through April 9th.

Over the next few weeks road resurfacing will take place …


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Classic Film Series: The Yakuza

Thursday, April 12, 2018, 1:00 PM.

Our Classic Film Series continues with The Yakuza.

In search of his friend’s kidnapped daughter, a man ends up on the wrong side of the notorious Japanese mafia. Starring Robert Mitchum. 1974. Rated …


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Closed for Easter

We’ll be closed for Easter on Sunday, April 1st. Have a great holiday and we’ll see you on Monday.…


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Computers Down 03/29

All of our computers will be undergoing maintenance on Thursday, March 29th and will be unavailable for public use. During this time, printing will also be unavailable. Our photocopiers will be working but charges will have to be paid using …


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Hold Shelf Moved

To preserve patron privacy, we’re moving our holds shelf out of public view. Ask for your reserved books, movies, music, and other library materials at the Library Services Desk.…


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