Celebrate Pride Month

June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month. With roots trailing back to the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan, the month long celebrations include parades, picnics, workshops, and concerts across the country.


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Sweety by Andrea Zuill

“Occasionally Sweety did things that others had a hard time comprehending. Like the day she gave her book report through interpretive dance.”


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Movie in the Parking Lot: Encanto

Saturday, June 25, 2022, 8:30 PM.

Motor into the nostalgic days of the outdoor theater as our parking lot is transformed for an in-car screening of Disney's newest hit, Encanto.


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Get Your Baby’s First Book Bag!

For residents of Norridge and Harwood Heights who are newly minted parents or grandparents of a little one less than 17 months old or are expecting a new arrival soon, we'd like to celebrate this happy occasion with your family!


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Roof Repair

Starting next week, May 11th or 12th, 2022, we’ll begin doing repairs to the library roof. While these repairs are necessary, they will cause some minor inconveniences.

The driveway and book drops accessible from Wilson Avenue will be closed intermittently; …


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Celebrate Arab American Heritage Month

The Arab world is comprised 22 countries that span from North Africa to East Asia. The culture in the Arab world is rich and diverse and well worth celebrating. This month long celebration is perfect for families with roots to the Arab world as well as for families to explore a culture and history they might be less familiar with.


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Celebrate National Poetry Month

From the library shelves, they stand tall
With words that give a beckoning call:
Words that rhyme all silly willy,
And words that are goosebumpy chilly,
Words that sound like the sweetest of treats,
Or rise from the page in clap-a-ble beats.
Poems by the dozens are waiting to be read.
"Poetry is for everyone!," it must be said!


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Under the Sea Books and Coloring Page

The weather is warming up and we're ready to go swimming so we made a coloring page for you to download, print, and color. Of course we'll have some copies in Kids World for you to pick up when you're here for a visit. We also put together a list of under the sea books for you to borrow and read.


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