Catalog Updates

Tomorrow morning, between 3:00 and 9:00 AM on March 21st, our catalog will be down while it undergoes some updates. During this time, you will be unable to search for library items, place holds, or access your account. We apologize …


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Classic Film Series: Kiss Me Kate

Thursday, March 29, 2018, 1:00 PM.

Our Classic Film Series continues with Kiss Me Kate.

The behind-the-scenes quarrels of a divorced couple mirror those in the musical in which they are performing. Starring Kathryn Grayson and Howard Keel. 1953. …


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Classic Film Series: Nothing Sacred

Thursday, March 15, 2018, 1:00 PM.

Our Classic Film Series continues with Nothing Sacred.

Despite a misdiagnosis, a woman feigns continued sickness to a reporter looking for a story. Starring Carole Lombard and Frederic March. 1937. Unrated. 1h 17m.…


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A Conversation with Augustus Rose

A Conversation with Author Augustus Rose Sunday, February 04, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Join author Augustus Rose for a discussion of his obsessions: cults, subcultures, urban exploration, speculative science, metaphysics, alchemy, conspiracy theories, underground art movements, and the artist …


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Our Lady of the Angels Bus Tour

Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. $55.00.

Enjoy the buffet lunch at Sawa’s Old Warsaw Restaurant as historian Jim Gibbons presents the history of the December 1st, 1958 Our Lady of the Angels school fire. After lunch, …


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Bus Trip: Backstage at the Chicago Theatre

Friday, March 16, 2018, 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM. $25.00.

Experience one of the Chicago’s theatrical treasures. Stand on the world famous stage, view the autographed backstage walls, and explore the beautiful Baroque interiors. Bring money for lunch at a …


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Classic Film Series: Seconds

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 1:00 PM.

Our Classic Film Series continues with Seconds.

An unhappy banker agrees to a procedure that will fake his death and give him a completely new identity, despite the price. 1966. Rated R. 1h …


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Girls Who Code

We’re looking for girls in grades 6–12 who want to learn computer science skills and join a supportive sisterhood of thousands of coding girls across the country. No experience necessary!

Come every Thursdays, February 1st –April 5th from 6:00–8:00 PM …


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2017 Staff Favorites: Video Games

We asked the staff members at the library to take a look back at 2017 and let us all know their favorite gaming experiences of the year. Some of these games were brand new in 2017, some are classics, others …


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2017 Staff Favorites: Music

We asked the staff members at the library to take a look back at 2017 and let us all know their favorite listening experiences of the year. Some of these records were brand new in 2017, some are classics, others …


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2017 Staff Favorites: Graphic Novels

We asked the staff members at the library to take a look back at 2017 and let us all know their favorite comic and graphic novel reading experiences of the year. Some of these were brand new in 2017, some …


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2017 Staff Favorites: Nonfiction Reads

We asked the staff members at the library to take a look back at 2017 and let us all know their favorite nonfiction reads of the year. Some of these book were brand new in 2017, some are classics, others …


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2017 Staff Favorites: Fiction Reads

We asked the staff members at the library to take a look back at 2017 and let us all know their favorite fiction reads of the year. Some of these book were brand new in 2017, some are classics, others …


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Winter Closings

We’ll be closed December 23rd – 25th and December 30th – January 1st for Christmas and the New Year Holiday.

Even though we won’t be open, you’ll still be able to use many library resources. Search the catalog and place


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