Online Library Card Registration

We are super excited to announce a new way of getting an Eisenhower Library card, something we've been hoping for and something that is sorely needed in this time of the Coronavirus pandemic, stay-at-home order: instant online library card applications...

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2020 Summer Scares

The Horror Writers Association, in partnership with United for Libraries, Book Riot, and Library Journal/School Library Journal, has announced the recommended books for their second annual Summer Scares Reading Program.

Summer Scares is a reading program that provides an annual …


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2020 Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Awards

Ariana Reines’s A Sand Book has been selected as the winner of the 2020 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, and Tiana Clark’s I Can’t Talk About the Trees Without the Blood has been chosen for the 2020 Kate Tufts Discovery Award. …


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CANCELED – Teen Tabletop Games

Friday, Saturday & Monday,
April 10, 11 & 13,
2:00 - 4:00 PM.

Grab your pencils and dice. We are going on an adventure without even leaving the library! See what's happening in this epic...
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CANCELED – Graphic Novel Club: Drama

Thursday, April 09,
6:00 - 7:00 PM.

Whether you're new to comics or a life-long reader, our club for teens in grade 7-12 will help you find something new to read and talk about from the world of comics.

This month we'll read and discuss Drama Raina Telgemeier...

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I Am Not Okay With This

Based on the graphic novel by Charles Forsman, The new Netflix series I Am Not Okay With This is probably going to be the next Stranger Things and you're not going to want to miss it...

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A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer

At the end of every autumn Rhen, crown prince of Emberfall, becomes a beast who kills everyone and everything until his curse resets and it all starts again.

In 500 seasons he’s killed his family, his servants, his subjects. He …


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2019 Schneider Family Book Award

The Schneider Family Book Awards honor an author or illustrator for a book that embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences.

The award was founded by Dr. Katherine Schneider, who was the first blind …


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2020 Michael L. Printz Award Winners

Every year, the Michael L. Printz Award honors the best book written for teens, based on its literary merit. In addition, the Printz Committee names honor books, which also represent the best writing in young adult literature. The award’s namesake …


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Online Chat with Author Trevor Mueller

Tuesday, March 31,
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM.

We're going online with writer Trevor Mueller, author of the comic book Albert the Alien and Marketing Director of Reading with Pictures, a non-profit that advocates the use of comics in the classroom.

Join the live video chat at at zoom.us/j/555312090 or phone in at 312-626-6799.

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Graphic Novel Club: Ms. Marvel: No Normal

Thursday, March 12,
6:00 - 7:00 PM.

Whether you're new to comics or a life-long reader, our club for teens in grade 7-12 will help you find something new to read and talk about from the world of comics.

This month we'll read and discuss Ms. Marvel: No Normal by G. Willow Wilson...

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