July 18 - 22, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
Visit the Mobile Museum of Tolerance, an initiative of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, bringing world-class learning experiences to communities across the state of Illinois. In the museum, learn about how ordinary citizens stood up against oppression in Nazi Germany and how people today can take an active role in preventing hate and promoting tolerance.Read More
Wings of Fire Five: The Brightest Light by Tui T. Sutherland and Mike HolmesRead More
Squidding Around Three: Prank You Very Much by Kevin Sherry
Sparks Two: Double Dog Dare by Ian Boothby and Nina Matsumoto
When Candace Sinclair was fifteen, something terrible happened, giving her a head injury that causes excruciating headaches. But Candace doesn’t remember what that thing was.Read More
Sunday, July 10, 12:00 - 1:00 PM. Ages 12 & Under.
Families with children 12 and under who have a diagnosis or disability are invited to visit the Kids World Department for a special hour exclusively for you! Kids will be able to do crafts, explore Kids World. and meet other families in this special before-hours program!Read More
This Place Is Still Beautiful by XiXi TianRead More
TJ Powar Has Something to Prove by Jesmeen Kaur Deo
Out There: Into the Queer New Yonder
Looking for something to do this summer? How about taking the family to a museum?Read More
Violinist Anna Sun is staggering under her cascading problems. She’s blocked musically and can’t perform in public, let alone in the recording studio. Her therapist is calling out her tricks for masking and pushing Anna to create boundaries with her parents and sister.Read More
"If words make up stories, and letters make up words, then stories are made of letters..."Read More
Visit our library blog to find some important information about the June 28th, 2022 Gubernatorial Primary Election including how to find out where and when to cast your ballot, how to participate in early voting, how to request a mail-in …Read More
About 15 years ago, Cecil Castellucci and Jim Rugg published The Plain Janes and its sequel, Janes in Love, through Minx, a young adult imprint of DC Comics. They were a bit ahead of their time. The graphic novels were critical darlings but sales were slow.Read More
Thursday, July 07, 5:00 - 8:00 PM. Ages 12 & under.
Read out loud to a librarian in an individual session geared towards readers who are not confident at grade level. Be sure to bring something to read.Read More
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.Read More
Thursday, July 07, 4:00 PM. Ages 3-6 with an Adult.
Let’s get messy and make some art! Join us on Zoom to listen to some stories and use your fingers to paint a picture frame.Read More
Counterfeit by Kirstin ChenRead More
Tracy Flick Can't Win by Tom Perrotta
It All Comes Down to This by Therese Anne Fowler
New Pokemon Snap is a photo safari game but, instead of real world animals players are tossed into the world of Pokemon.Read More
Wednesday, July 06, 6:00 PM. Ages 12 and under, 7 and under with an adult.
Draw with wax and see your art appear like magic at the touch of your brush! Pick up your craft supplies one week before the program and join us in making magic watercolor art on Zoom.Read More
Wednesdays, July 06, 13, 20 & 27, 3:00 PM.
Enjoy crochet? Interested in learning new stitches or sharing your knowledge? Join us for our virtual crochet-a-long.Read More
A new mystery picture has appeared in Kids World! Drop into the library this summer to see if you can discover what it is by revealing the picture one square at a time.Read More
“Some of my closest friends have/ chosen to go to weddings/ instead of hanging around the city/ listening to me complain about someone I kissed in 2012/ when someone is married I do take that personally”Read More
Tuesday, July 05, 12, 19, 26, & August 02, 6:30 PM.
Join us for five Tuesday evening acoustic jam sessions. Bring your guitar, ukulele, harmonica, or other acoustic instrument to play along or enjoy the performances of others. No amps, no mics, just fun.Read More
Are you a Good Egg or Bad Seed? Take some time out of your day and listen to both on Hoopla. Then decide which team you’re on. I’m on team Good Egg!Read More
Monday, July 04, 2022, 7:00 PM.
Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching the Wheeler and Woolsey comedy Hook, Line and Sinker.Read More
The Meeting of the Eisenhower Public Library District Board of Trustees Island Within A City Committee June 02, 2022Read More
A Blue Kind of Day by Rachel Tomlinson and Tori-Jay MordeyRead More
Abdul's Story by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow and Tiffany Rose
My Parents Won't Stop Talking by Emma Hunsinger and Tillie Walden