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For a main library virtual tour click here
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Download free eBooks and audiobooks
thru the Alliance Digital Media Library.
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Media Library for more information or
contact the Main Library. Click Here
for help with the OverDrive App.
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the Axis 360 App. Click Here for more
information about using eRead Illinois,
the free app, device compatibility, tips,
and troubleshooting or contact the Main
Library.


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classics, a rotating selection of titles
hand-picked by librarians, books by
Illinois authors, and more!



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New Sunday Hours
The Main Library will be open on
Sundays from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
for a trial period!



Summer Reading
June 4 through July 14
Join us for an all-new, all-ages summer
reading! Reading Takes You Everywhere
is the theme of this year's summer reading.
Register at the Main Library or Branch Library.
This year, families can register on one family
registration sheet! Enjoy all of the exciting
summer reading events for all ages!

CLICK HERE for more information about the
kids summer reading events and program.

CLICK HERE for more information about the
teen summer reading events and program.

CLICK HERE for more information about the
adult summer reading events and program.


AARP Smart Driver Course
Registration begins June 4 for the AARP
Smart Driver Course being held at the Main
Library August 6 and August 7 from 9:30am -
1:30pm. Call or stop by the Main Library to
register and for more information.

Sign up Begins June 19 for
Your Secret Chef:
The Mediterranean Diet in July

Personal Chef Bill More returns to the Main
Library on Tuesday, July 24, at 6:30pm to
teach about flavorful, healthy foods from Italy.
Registration is limited to 25.

Wednesday Walks
Wednesday, June 20, 11:00am
Meet at the Main Library and walk on the
Washington Park trail! Participants can set
their own pace and distance. Bottled water
provided. In case of bad weather, we'll walk
the Five Points track. Wednesday Walks will
continue through June 27.

One-on-One Tech Help
at the Main Library

Wednesday, June 20, 2:00-3:00pm
Would you like assistance with ebooks,
email, social media, Ancestry.com, your
smartphone, tablet, or laptop computer?
Stop in for help! Questions answered on
a first-come, first-served basis.

Legendary Iceland
Thursday, June 21, 6:00pm
Join Heidi and Ieda Herman at the Main
Library to learn about the landscape, history,
and mythology of Iceland.

One-on-One Tech Help
at the Main Library

Friday, June 22, 10:00-11:00am
Would you like assistance with ebooks,
email, social media, Ancestry.com, your
smartphone, tablet, or laptop computer?
Stop in for help! Questions answered on
a first-come, first-served basis.

Genealogy Meetup
Friday, June 22, 2:30pm
Share your recent genealogical finds with
others! Get help using Ancestry Library
Edition and other library resources to
explore your family's history at the Main
Library. Light refreshments provided.