Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Thursdays, 4:00 - 5:30 PM

Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a weekly hour and a half of socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing
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Graphic Novel Club: Ms. Marvel: No Normal

Thursday, March 12, 2020, 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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Crochet a Ribbed Infinity Cowl

Wednesday, March 04, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
or Thursday, March 05, 6:30 - 8:30 PM. $5.00.

Crochet an infinity cowl to keep you warm until spring arrives. Yarn, crochet hook, and project guide included. This project is
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Spring 2020 Eisenhower Explorer

The temperature might say otherwise but spring is on the way and so is the spring edition of our library newsletter.

The Spring 2020 Eisenhower Explorer should be arriving in Norridge and Harwood Heights mailboxes this week. If you don’t …


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2020 Alex Award Winners

The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18. The award is sponsored by the Margaret A. Edwards Trust and named after Edwards, who was called “Alex” by …


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LitWorks Teen Bookfest

Saturday, March 07, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Join Eisenhower Library and Ridgewood High School for our 10th annual LitWorks Teen Book Fest celebrating authors and reading
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Need More from the World of The Witcher

All anyone is talking about these days is the new Netflix series, The Witcher. If you’re a Netflix subscriber, you’ve probably binged all eight episodes of season one and now you have to wait who-knows-how-long for season two. If …


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The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper

Cal live-streams New York and has tons of followers. He even has a BuzzFeed internship lined up. But it all disappears when he father is accepted as the final astronaut in the Mars exploration program. His family moves to hot, …


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2020 Algren Awards Contest

The Chicago Tribune is now accepting entries for the 2020 Algren Awards contest, honoring original short fiction. Writers are invited to submit their previously unpublished stories, 8000 words or fewer, until February 17th.

One $3,500 Grand Prize and five $750 …


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Ready to Meet Your Match?

January 15 - February 07.

Looking for some new fiction to read? Find the book of your dreams with the help of our matchmaking librarians.
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2020 William C. Morris YA Debut Award Finalists

The William C. Morris YA Debut Award, first given in 2009, honors a book published by a first-time author writing for teens and celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature. The award is named for William C. Morris, an …


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