Oracle Cards in the Garden

Saturday, June 12, 10:30 AM.

With a collection of cards designed to offer guidance and introspection on our lives, Tamara Kowalski will offer personal oracle card readings in the library's gardens. Learn how to listen to your inner wisdom as we explore a variety of oracle decks.

Read More

Sidewalk Chalk Drawing

Friday, June 11, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

What's better than drawing on the sidewalk on a summer day. You bring the concepts, we'll supply the chalk. Plan on one half hour, socially distanced, drawing time on the library sidewalks. Please register only one spot per group or family.

Read More

Virtual Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a Zoom video chat for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Read More

Crochet-a-Long: Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket

Wednesdays, March 03 - July 28, 3:00 PM.

Each Wednesday this spring and into the summer, we will be learning a new Tunisian crochet stitch as we work on a weekly block for the Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket pattern from TL Yarn Crafts.

Read More

Bedtime Storytime

Tuesday, June 08, 7:00 PM. Ages 12 and under.

Put on your pajamas, brush your teeth, and join us on Zoom for bedtime stories and more!

Read More

Family Storytime

Tuesday, June 08, 10:30 AM.

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. You may request a Storytime Kit with items that can be used with all of our storytimes.

Read More

Bullet Journaling for Readers

Wednesday, April 28, 7:00 PM.

Uncover ghostly legends and supernatural phenomena in each of the eight Route 66 states. Hitch a ride with David Clark, the Windy City Road Warrior, as he tells the tales of Joliet’s "haunted" Rialto Square Theater, the mysterious Spook Light of Kansas, the spooky Museum Club in Flagstaff, Arizona, and more.

Read More

Virtual Bring Your Own Book Club

Friday, June 04, 3:30 PM.

Our BYO Book Club is going back online! Have a favorite book or two (or four) you'd like to share with fellow readers and librarians? Drop into our virtual book club to tell us about them!

Read More

Ya’ll Read? Teen Subscription Box

Answer a couple of questions about your favorite Young Adult reading experiences and, every month, we’ll custom-select a book we’re sure you’ll enjoy. We’ll throw in a few bookish surprises too.

Read More

Virtual Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a Zoom video chat for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Read More

Crochet-a-Long: Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket

Wednesdays, March 03 - July 28, 3:00 PM.

Each Wednesday this spring and into the summer, we will be learning a new Tunisian crochet stitch as we work on a weekly block for the Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket pattern from TL Yarn Crafts.

Read More

Family Storytime

Tuesday, June 01, 10:30 AM.

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. You may request a Storytime Kit with items that can be used with all of our storytimes.

Read More

Classics Book Discussion: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Friday, May 28, 4:00 PM.

Join us in a video chat to discuss William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.

One night two young couples run into an enchanted forest in an attempt to escape their problems. But these four humans do not realize that the forest is filled with fairies and hobgoblins who love making mischief.

Read More

Book Match

Find a book you’ll love with the help of your librarians.

Answer a few quick questions about your favorite reading experiences and we’ll get to work on a personalized book recommendation just for you.

Read More

Hollywood Book Club: The Big Show

Thursday, May 27, 7:00 PM

Join the Hollywood Book Club on the last Thursday of every month as we examine the history, films, genres, stars and scandals of Hollywood and the film industry at large.

Read More

Virtual Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a Zoom video chat for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Join the live chat at https://zoom.us/j/724545079 or phone in at 312-626-6799. Meeting ID: 724 545 079.

Read More

Crochet-a-Long: Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket

Wednesdays, March 03 - July 28, 3:00 PM.

Each Wednesday this spring and into the summer, we will be learning a new Tunisian crochet stitch as we work on a weekly block for the Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket pattern from TL Yarn Crafts.

Read More

Origami Bookmark Craft & Book Share

Tuesday, May 25, 4:00 PM. Grades 4-6.

Come share one of your favorite books with the group and make origami bookmarks together! Each participant will have 3-5 minutes to recommend a book they loved reading to the group.

Read More