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2013 Annual Report

2013 was an excellent year for your library, highlighted by the start of physical improvements that were recently completed and preparations for the celebration of our 70th anniversary. These improvements were made possible by the support of our community, our patrons and our staff.

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Pint Size Polka

Saturday, September 27 at 3 pm – Get ready for Oktoberfest when polka bandleader Mike Schneider brings his music to the library for an all-ages show.

Youth Programs

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Teen Chef

Thursday, September 25 at 7 pm – Grades 6 and up. It’s apple season - stop by to make your very own baked apples in a bag. Incredibly delicious and super-duper easy!

Teen Programs

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Mike Basin Accordionist

Sunday, September 21 at 2pm - Come listen to the amazing Mike Basin as he gives a concert of popular classical music on his accordion. Music from a variety of countries will be performed.

Adult Programs

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Mark Your Calendars!

Save the Dates – Friends meetings September 10th and November 12th and Christmastime in Palos December 6.

Friends Programs

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Library Card Sign-up

Everyone should sign up for a library card during the month of September! Each person registering for a new card will be entered into a drawing for a gift card to a local restaurant.

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Check out our latest issue of PageTurner, your library newsletter, to keep up with programs, events and more!


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Remote Printing

Now you can print black and white pages from home to the Library. Click here for instructions.


New! Online Registration for Programs

You can now sign up for programs online.  Click to register.

Zinio digital magazines now available at the Library.

Zinio has partnered with Recorded Books to allow libraries to offer their patrons a special edition of the Zinio service.  Zinio allows you to download popular magazines to your computer, tablet or mobile device. You can view Zinio magazines via a web browser or via an app. >>Read More



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Online Calendar

An online calendar for programs and activities. Adults, teens and youth are able to access the calendar to view upcoming events and programs. >>View Calendar

Room reservations are now available for online registration! Meeting, conference and study rooms can be reserved. >>Reserve a Room