Kids Events

Storywalk at the Riverwalk
Combine the benefits of literacy, physical fitness and family fun with while strolling along the Riverwalk.
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Teen Events

Teen Book Club
Teens will discuss books they are currently reading and share recommendations. Snacks will be provided.
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Adult Events

Emancipation to Inauguration: The Black Experience in Chicago
From Chicago's first settler to the nation's Chief Executive, the African American presence is deep and proud.
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Check out the newest and most popular books, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs, and video games.

Amount Saved by Customers

By checking materials out of the library instead of purchasing those items, our customers have saved $17,888,588.00 so far this year, of that $97,603.00 was saved yesterday. A total of $2,886,488.00 was saved by our customers in July.

Book/Movie Suggestions

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